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Cloud Expo Speaker Profile: Vikas Jain - Intel

Vikas Jain - Director of Product Management, Software and Services Group, Intel

With Cloud Expo Silicon Valley (9th Cloud Expo) starting today Monday November 7 at the Santa Clara Convention Center, CA, let's introduce you in greater detail to the distinguished individuals in our incredible Speaker Faculty for the technical program at the conference...

We have technical and strategy sessions for you dealing with every nook and cranny of Cloud Computing, but what of those who are presenting? Who are they, where do they work, what else have they written and/or said about the Cloud that is transforming the world of Enterprise IT?

CLOUD EXPO SPEAKER NAME: Vikas Jain

TWITTER: @VikasJainTweet

COMPANY: Intel


9TH CLOUD EXPO SESSION TITLE:
OAuth, OpenID, SAML – Making Sense of the Alphabet Soup for Cloud Identities

SESSION DESCRIPTION:
http://cloudcomputing.sys-con.com/node/2013938

BRIEF BIOGRAPHY: Vikas Jain is Director of Product Management at Intel for Cloud Identity and Security products.

Prior to Intel, he held leadership roles in product management and software development over the last 15 years at a wide-range of technology companies including Oracle, Oblix, Wipro and Infosys. 

BLOG: http://ws-security.blogspot.com/

RECENT CLOUD COMPUTING QUOTE:

"Federated identity standards for basic single sign-on have been in use for many years forming a key pillar of enterprise class security between partners. With the shift to cloud and the emergence of industry "Trust Frameworks" these standards are being leveraged in new ways to facilitate multi-party collaborations that leverage third-party Identity Providers.

In addition, these standards are being layered with complementary security models such as strong authentication, mobile access, web service API management, and Identity as a Service."


[From 9th Cloud Expo session summary]

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