Cloud Event

First Ever OpenStack Days-East Event to be Held in New York City, August 23-24

The first ever OpenStack Days - East event will be held in New York City from August 23-24, as a gathering place for anyone wanting to learn more about the OpenStack open source infrastructure as a service (IaaS) from some of the world's pioneering users and thought leaders. 

OpenStack East is expected to draw 500 attendees bringing IT professionals, developers and OpenStack supporters together to share case studies, trends, and plans for the world's fastest-growing open source project.

This community event is being guided by a steering committee that includes representatives from the east coast OpenStack Meetups and organized by Tesora, along with GigaSpaces.

Datacloud 2016 Highlights Cloud Connectivity, Fiber Networks, Data Center as Critical Eco System for Business Users

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Datacloud Congress Europe which meets this June 7-9 in Monaco, will feature the critical eco system of cloud connectivity, fiber networks and data centers as the utilities to the world's businesses. 

The enterprise driven programme for the international forum and exhibition, now in its 12th year with 60 countries represented, will extensively draw on business users from financial services, transport, auto, media and gaming, pharmaceutical, retail, oil and gas, telco and other key verticals.  The congress will explore how they are responding to the challenges of energy, security, connectivity, interoperability, and using Cloud enablement, continuous delivery and DevOps lifecycles for faster rollout of new features and applications and for sustaining business innovation.

Cutting Edge Technology Previews Radical Change in Data Centers at European Conference

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BroadGroup estimates that by 2016, around 70% of Europe’s data centers will be operated by enterprises. Thinking differently about data centers provides the focus for this year’s Datacentres Europe, ( now in its 9th year it is the largest regional event for the IT infrastructure and cloud sector.
In a packed programme attended by 1k executives from across Europe, the conference will focus on how radical changes in the fabric of data centres, Cloud, modular, DCIM gamechanger software, new innovations in cooling and electrical power and much more will impact today’s facilities and the way in which services are procured. Finance, investment and the market landscape also feature as key topics.

Catch VMUnify at Booth A10 in the conference at Rust, Germany

VMUnify (, the solution that helps organizations deliver Infrastructure As A Service (IaaS) with Secure Virtual Data Centers and Unified Cloud Environments will be participating in the conference at Rust, Germany.  Be sure to check them out, their booth number is A10.

With VMUnify, you can deploy a Unified, Secure, Automated and Scalable Cloud Environment for providing IaaS Services.  In the past few quarters, they have added an impressive list of features to the platform.  Some of those features include: 

NaviSite Announces 2013 NaviCloud Expo, Analyst James Staten to Keynote

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NaviSite, Inc., a premier provider of enterprise-class hosting, managed application, managed messaging and managed cloud services, today announced NaviCloud Expo 2013, the premier cloud conference for those interested in leveraging the latest in cloud technology for innovation, agility and to drive growth. This year’s conference will be held Thursday, April 11, 2013 - Friday, April 12, 2013 at the Ritz Carlton in Charlotte, N.C.

Appcara Showcases New Option for Accelerating Big Data Hadoop, Hive Deployments In the Cloud at Cloud Expo Europe

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Appcara, an innovator in cloud application platforms, announced that it will be showcasing its new Big Data application publishing capability for the cloud at the Cloud Expo Europe event next week in London. Appcara’s AppStack application platform has been enhanced to provide point-and-click publishing and management of Hadoop and Hive applications in the cloud in support of the growing base of users of Big Data and analytics applications.

As enterprises and service providers embrace Infrastructure-as-a-Service models for Big Data-caliber applications yet struggle to manage them, AppStack offers IT developers a far simpler and easier way to launch, update and setup complex Hadoop and Hive deployments on an enterprise scale.

Eight Companies Unleash New Internet Businesses to the World at AWS re: Invent

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Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an company (NASDAQ:AMZN), today announced the eight companies who participated in the inaugural “LAUNCHED!” Live Stage at re: Invent, the first AWS global user conference. “LAUNCHED!” is a live stage environment where these selected start-up companies launched their businesses or applications publicly for the first time. Alegion, Animoto, Averail, BitYota, CloudMunch, Mortar, PunchTab, and ThisLife launched unique solutions in the areas of media, big data, developer platforms, media sharing and crowdsourcing, demonstrating the innovation that start-ups of all kinds are finding possible with AWS.

“AWS helps companies get started by offering a technology infrastructure with no capital expense and low pay as you go pricing, and providing a technology platform with broad functionality and global scale. This year, at the first AWS re: Invent conference, we have created a dynamic, live stage environment for start-up companies to launch publicly for the first time,” said Ariel Kelman, Head of Worldwide Marketing, AWS. “It was a great experience for us to watch these eight exciting companies show off their new apps on AWS in front of 6,000 members of the AWS community.”


Still Powering on: More Top Line Companies Sign up to Sponsor the 'Powering the Cloud' Events

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The organizers of the ‘Powering the Cloud' conferences SNW Europe, Datacenter Technologies and Virtualization World have unveiled the latest agenda to reveal a program packed with valuable learning and networking opportunities for IT professionals looking to stay ahead of recent developments in data storage, virtualization, networking and other datacenter technologies. To be held at the Congress Frankfurt on 30th and 31st October 2012 and with a dedicated press day on 29th, the ‘Powering the Cloud' sponsors line up now matches that of 2011 in numbers (70), a significant achievement at a time when independent trade shows and conferences are shrinking in size.

Keynote themes include Big Data and analytics, next-generation data protection, datacenter networking as well as a diverse range of sessions on virtualization and cloud computing. In addition, the conferences will feature a number of leading analyst houses and independent commentators hosting a series of half-day Spotlight sessions addressing the key issues and topics affecting most organizations' IT strategies and needs.


Oracle to showcase Big Data, Cloud, Virtualization & Security solutions at IP EXPO

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Oracle will showcase and demonstrate a variety of its latest technological innovations and business solutions, including Big Data, Virtualization, Cloud, Infrastructure and Security at IP EXPO.

During the show at London’s Earls Court 2, Oracle’s business and technical specialists will demonstrate the firm's unique ability to work with customers across the entire stack, from servers and storage to database and middleware, through to applications and the cloud.

CloudSigma to Speak on Helix Nebula Science Cloud alongside CERN at GigaOM Structure: Europe 2012

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CloudSigma, an international, customer-centric, pure-cloud Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) provider today announced that its CTO Robert Jenkins will be speaking at GigaOM Structure: Europe 2012, October 16-17, 2012 in Amsterdam. At the event, leading figures in the cloud computing industry will examine the opportunity the cloud adoption trend presents for IT and the impact it has on business functions, globally.
CloudSigma’s session, Large Clouds for Large Colliders: Insights from the CERN Science Cloud, will be presented alongside Bob Jones, Head of CERN openlab, and moderated by Kris Tuttle, founder and CEO, SoundView Technology Group and GigaOM Analyst, at 4:20 p.m. CEST on Wednesday, October 17th. The pair will explore the coordination and process of discovery among the participating companies in the Helix Nebula science-cloud project. Specifically, the presentation will examine how contributing scientific research organizations achieved interoperability among different clouds, managed networking challenges, ensured security, and allowed the smooth movement of vast amounts of data between different locations.