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Online Gaming Using OpenStack at Cloud Expo Silicon Valley

SCEA’s Krisztian Mizser to discuss building an internal cloud

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This case study explores Sony Computer Entertainment America's experience with building an open source cloud infrastructure to provide online game hosting solutions for our internal customers. Topics include SCEA's history with online game hosting, the challenges we faced along the way, some of our mistakes, what we learned from them, how we came across OpenStack and why we decided to use it to provide flexible hosting solutions and what our plans are with it going forward.

In his session at the 9th International Cloud Expo, Krisztian Mizser, Manager, Global Hosting at Sony Computer Entertainment America (SCEA), will discuss SCEA's history with online game hosting, the challenges faced along the way, some of their mistakes, what they learned from them, how they came across OpenStack and why they decided to use it to provide flexible hosting solutions, and what their plans are with it going forward.

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Speaker Bio:
Krisztian Mizser is Manager, Global Hosting at Sony Computer Entertainment America (SCEA). He has been with SCEA for over 7 years and has played an important role in the launch of most of the company's high profile online titles during this time for PlayStation2, PSP and PS3. During this time he also played a vital role in establishing automated monitoring services to monitor the health and performance of the online titles. Currently he manages the group responsible for online game hosting with a focus on defining and implementing flexible hosting solutions.

Prior to joining SCEA, Mizser worked as a Sr System Administrator for Verisign, Inc. and for CyberCash, Inc.

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Cloud Expo 2011 Silicon Valley, November 7-10, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA, 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 conference and exhibition in Santa Clara, November 7-10, 2011.

The recent Cloud Expo at the Javits Center in New York City, New York, was the largest Cloud Computing conference ever produced with more sponsors, exhibitors and delegates than all other Cloud events of the year combined!

Cloud Expo Silicon Valley will attract more than 10,000 delegates from 48 countries and over 200 sponsors and exhibitors!

All main layers of the Cloud ecosystem will be represented at the 9th 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.

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