|By Roger Strukhoff||
|April 29, 2010 10:06 AM EDT||
Cloud Computing represents a $1 trillion opportunity...in Taiwanese dollars, according to a new government study from the island nation. Even so, the amount totals more than $30 billion USD, a hefty number by any account.
Cloud Computing here is defined in a draft bill as constituting "outsourcing online data storage and applications," and is envisioned to represent "a new industrial sector."
The Ministry of Economic Affairs, or MOEA , wants an investment of more than $750 million (or $24 billion in local currency), to spur additional investment from the private sector. The government plans to open a new office to render assistance to private investors.
The Taiwanese government has 50,000 new jobs in mind, and carries a cute, clever, English-language call to action: "cloud, commerce, connectivity, and client."
Taiwan has a long-established IT development infrastructure, and the government's action is part of an overall strategy for the country not to miss out on the global IT revolution that brings together most of the new technology ideas and approaches of the past 15 years.
This is all pending legislation, but it seems as if it won't run into too much trouble with approval.
This latest development represents the global nature of Cloud Computing, as two global Cloud Expo conferencces and exhibitions approach, in Prague June 21-22 and Santa Clara November 1-4.
A Rock Star Faculty, Top Keynotes, Sessions, and Top Delegates!
Cloud Expo 2010 West, November 1-4, Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, California will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading Cloud industry players in the world.
The growth and success of Cloud Computing will be on display at the upcoming Cloud Expo conferences and exhibitions in Prague June 21-22 and Santa Clara November 1-4.
The recent Cloud Expo at the Javits Center in New York City was the largest Cloud Computing conference ever produced, more sponsors, exhibitors and delegates than all other Cloud events of the year combined!
The four-day Santa Clara event will attract more than 6,000 delegates from 48 countries and over 200 sponsors and exhibitors on a 120,000 sq ft show floor, larger than Cloud Expo 2010 East, New York City event!
All main layers of the Cloud ecosystem will be represented in the6th and 7th International Cloud Expo - the infrastructure players, the platform providers, and those offering applications, and they'll all be here to speak, sponsor, exhibit and network.
"Cloud Expo was announced on February 24, 2007, the day the term ‘cloud computing' was coined," said Fuat Kircaali , founder and chairman of SYS-CON Events, Inc. "Cloud has become synonymous with ‘computing' and ‘software' in two short years, and this event has become the new PC Expo, Comdex, and InternetWorld of our decade. By 2012, more than 50,000 delegates per year will attending Cloud Expo."
for Cloud Expo Prague and Santa Clara
Cloud Expo 2010 Europe and Cloud Expo 2010 West "show prospectus" have shipped. Sponsorship, exhibit, and keynote opportunities can be obtained from Carmen Gonzalez by email at events (at) sys-con.com, or by phone 201 802 3021.
Early Bird Registration Options
for Cloud Expo Prague and Santa Clara
Cloud Expo delegates can pre-register for the Cloud Expo Europe with €550+ savings here and for Cloud Expo West with $800+ savings here .
About SYS-CON Media & Events
SYS-CON Media (www.sys-con.com) has since 1994 been connecting technology companies and customers through a comprehensive content stream at www.sys-con.com - featuring over forty focused subject areas, from Cloud Computing to Web Security - interwoven with market-leading full-scale conferences produced by SYS-CON Events. The company's internationally recognized brands include among others Cloud Computing Expo (www.CloudComputingExpo.com ), Virtualization Conference & Expo (www.VirtualizationConference.com ), Government IT Conference & Expo (www.GovITExpo.com ), Cloud Computing Bootcamp (www.CloudComputingBootcamp.com ), and UlitzerLive! New Media Conference & Expo (http://events.sys-con.com ).
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