Welcome!

Cloud Expo Authors: David Fletcher, Saar Bitner, Jason Bloomberg, Gagan Gandhi, Carmen Gonzalez

Related Topics: Cloud Expo, Java, SOA & WOA, Web 2.0, Security, GovIT

Cloud Expo: Article

Index To Sessions at 11th Cloud Expo | Cloud Expo Silicon Valley

Who is speaking about what at the largest cloud computing and big data event in the world?

Who is speaking about what next month at the largest cloud computing and big data event in the world?

Here's a quick reference guide for those working out which sessions they most want to attend November 5-8 at the Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, CA...once the doors open in under 3 weeks' time to 11th Cloud Expo | Cloud Expo Silicon Valley - co-located with 2nd International BigDataExpo.


KEYNOTES:

Opening Keynote: Open Cloud – Place Your Bets!
Jonathan Bryce


Day 2 Keynote | An Open Cloud Discussion
John Engates


Day 3 Keynote | Cloud Applications: Some Assembly Required
John Bates


Lunchtime Focus Keynote | The Extended Enterprise: Taking Your App Delivery Strategy to the Cloud
Todd Paoletti



POWER PANELS

CEO Power Panel | There's No Business Like the Cloud & Big Data Business!
Lawrence Guillory & Rodney Rogers & Brian Patrick Donaghy & Joe Weinman & Chris C. Kemp & Rob Clyde


CTO Power Panel | What is the Cloud Computing Technical State of the Union?
Alistair Farquharson & Wayne Ariola & Gordon Haff & Alok Rishi



TECHNICAL & STRATEGY SESSIONS (alphabetical order by topic):


Address Your Big Data Needs with the Cloud
Robert Miggins


Analyzing Big Data with Quirrel
John A. De Goes


Anatomy of an Internet Scale Application
Phil Jackson


APIs – The Wiring Behind the Cloud
Adam DuVander


Are Enterprises Ready for Private SaaS and PaaS?
John Yung


Application Portability, Not Lock-In: From Desktop to Private & Public PaaS
Steven Citron-Pousty


B2B Transaction Cloud Meets B2B Social Media
Vilayat William


Backup Strategies to the Cloud
Andrew Renz


Best Practices of API Management
Alistair Farquharson


Big Data Alchemy – Turning Big Iron into Gold!
Gordon Crenshaw


The Big Data Fail – Pretending Your Data Isn’t Relational When It Really Is

Big Data: ­ How to Deploy a Solution Without Making it a BIG Ordeal?
Harold Hannon


Big Data is at the Heart of Cloud Computing
Tom Leyden


Big Data Storage & Management: Unlocking the Power of Hadoop
Ari Zilka


Build a Software Defined Data Center using VMware

Building a "Mainstream" Private Cloud: What You Need to Know
Duke Skarda


Building A Roadmap To Cloud
Lauren Cotugno


Building an Open Hybrid Cloud with Red Hat
David Kang


Case Study: Deploying a Highly-Scalability Application in the Cloud

Case Study: Leveraging Premium Connectivity to Simplify and Speed Up Data Access
David Shugars


Challenges and Opportunities for a Cloud-based Application Delivery Strategy
Gary Ballabio


Cloudonomics: Can the Cloud Be Strategic?
Joe Weinman


The Cloud and the Network – A Match Made in Heaven
Jay Upchurch


Cloud Application Black Magic
Wayne Walls


Cloud Automation: The Admin and User Experience
Brian Patrick Donaghy


Cloud Based Super Computing
Dan Rosanova


Cloud Computing Adoption: Where Are We Really?
Sean Hackett


Cloud Data – Right Here, Right Now in Real-Time
Sumit Sarkar & Paul Griffin


Cloud Doesn’t Come in a Box! Building a Safe and Available Cloud
VR Satish & Daniel Grave


The Cloud Identity Crisis: How Identity and Information Protection will Dictate Future Cloud Success...or Failure
Nico Popp


Cloud Surveillance: The Next Big Cloud (R)evolution?
Rishi Lodhia


Creating a Secure Hadoop Initiative
Brian Christian


Cyber Security in the Cloud: Trends, Challenges & Solutions
Steve Orrin


The Democratization of IT: IT as Service Provider
Bernard Golden


Dependencies Gone Wild: Testing Cloud Applications
Wayne Ariola


Deploying and Managing an Application on a Platform-as-a-Service

Driving Innovation Through the Cloud
Dan Baigent


Empowering Your Software Ecosystem with an Application Marketplace
James Weir


Executing Enterprise Clouds
Jim Anthony


The Executive View on Cloud Service Brokers – Leveraging Cloud Solutions in a Cloud Service Broker Model
Chad M. Lawler


Expanding into Europe – A Checklist for Cloud Service Providers
Christian Dawson & Martijn Kooiman


The Five Steps to Deploying a Private Cloud
Rich Wolski


Flow-based Network Elasticity in Cloud – A Cure to Operations Nightmare
Pascale Vicat-Blanc


Four Degrees of Separation from SaaS
Jan Aleman


Freeing Cloud Data – SQL for SaaS
Jaime Meritt & Jesse Davis


From Infrastructure to Applications - the Next Step in Your Cloud Journey
Richa Dhanda & Murthy Mathiprakasam


Game Changer - High Performance Computing in the Cloud For Everyone
Scott Houston & Stephen Spector


Goldilocks and The Three SSDs
Scott Cleland


How Clouds Will Become Safer Than Your Datacenter
Sean Doherty


Having Data Security Nightmares? Fight the Monsters under your IT Bed with Secure Cloud and Network Unification
Christopher K. Ortbals


How Does My Enterprise API Platform Differ From Facebook, Twitter and Netflix?
Ian Goldsmith


How Private PaaS Can Take You From Code To Cloud In 45 Minutes
Diane Mueller


Hybrid Clouds Get Real: Tools for Blending Public, Private, and Virtual Private Clouds
Pavan Pant


The Impact of Big Data and Cloud on Data Connectivity
Michael Benedict


Innovative Information Services Powered by Cloud and Big Data Technologies
Mike Peterson


Intel IT’s Approach to the Open Private Cloud
Das Kamhout


Internet of Things + Smart Grid = Big Data (and a Solution to the Energy Crisis)
Chris Black


It's a Hybrid Polyglot World: App Management and the Cloud
Bill Hodak


The IT Talent Shift: Preparing Your Enterprise IT Talent for the Cloud
Lisa Larson


Lessons from Managing 500+ AWS MySQL Instances
Ronald Bradford


Maintain Ultimate Control of Cloud Backups with StorageCraft Technologies
Kimber Barton


Making Money in the OpenStack Ecosystem
Mark Collier


Managing the Explosive Growth and Consolidation of Data in the Cloud
Raejeanne Skillern


Maximizing Business Value in a Cloud Enabled Ecosystem
Mark Skilton


Maximize Strategic Flexibility by Building an Open Hybrid Cloud
Gordon Haff


Network Virtualization – Amplifying the Power of Cloud Computing
James Meredith


A New Paradigm for Big Data Storage

Next-Generation Cloud Management: The Cloud Service Broker
Iain James Marshall & Jean-Pierre Laisné


Object Storage for Big Data Panel: Revolutionary Storage for Big Data
Tom Leyden & Ranajit Nevatia & Robin Harris & Janae Lee & Greg E. Scott


Optimizing API Integration and Performance for Cloud-Driven Mobile Apps
Alex Gaber


Own the Core, Rent the Spikes: Hybrid Elastic Computing for Digital Commerce
Sal Visca


Performance Management in Big Data Applications
Michael Kopp


Private vs. Public Cloud
Chad Harrington


Reaching China with Your Website & Cloud Application: The Hard Truth
Jerry Miller


Reducing the Cost and Complexity of Cloud Migrations
Adiascar Cisneros


A Risk-Based Approach to Continuous Monitoring
Tom McAndrew


Safe Cloud Applications: Why is Nirvana So Hard?
Jon Matsuo


Scaling Big Data in the Cloud
Cory Isaacson


Scaling Cloud Network Infrastructures with Maximum ROI
Sujal Das


Scaling in the Cloud
Brian Jawalka


Serious Help for the Scalably-Challenged
Sergei Tsarev


Simplifying Enterprise Deployments of OpenStack with SUSE Cloud
Peter Linnell & Cameron Seader

The Software Defined Data Center: Will It Disrupt Your Application Delivery Strategy?
Apurva Dave


Software-Defined Storage for Cloud Computing
Kevin Brown


Storage Performance in the Cloud
Nelson Nahum


This is Your Career. This is Your Career on OpenStack.
Niki Acosta


Top Ten Cloud Security Threats for SMBs
Terry Woloszyn


Transforming Cloud Infrastructure to Support Big Data
Michelle Munson


Truth and Lies about Cloud in Europe: Smart Cloud Expansion Starts in the Netherlands
Jelle Frank van der Zwet


Under the Hood: Cloud Acceleration Techniques for Mission-Critical Applications
Brian Goleno


Utilizing the Cloud to Stay Focused on What Matters
Chris Kelly


Velocity Marketing - Growth Hackers, Try and Buy, Freemium Oh My!
Ken Rutsky

Why Capacity Management As You Know It is Dead
Andy Walton


You Are Investing Millions on Cloud Computing and the Organization Does Not Know What It Is
Marc Halcrow

Zero Touch Compliance for Cloud Platforms
George Gerchow

More Stories By Jeremy Geelan

Jeremy Geelan is Chairman & CEO of the 21st Century Internet Group, Inc. and an Executive Academy Member of the International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences. Formerly he was President & COO at Cloud Expo, Inc. and Conference Chair of the worldwide Cloud Expo series. He appears regularly at conferences and trade shows, speaking to technology audiences across six continents. You can follow him on twitter: @jg21.

Comments (0)

Share your thoughts on this story.

Add your comment
You must be signed in to add a comment. Sign-in | Register

In accordance with our Comment Policy, we encourage comments that are on topic, relevant and to-the-point. We will remove comments that include profanity, personal attacks, racial slurs, threats of violence, or other inappropriate material that violates our Terms and Conditions, and will block users who make repeated violations. We ask all readers to expect diversity of opinion and to treat one another with dignity and respect.


@CloudExpo Stories
DevOps Summit 2015 New York, co-located with the 16th International Cloud Expo - to be held June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY - announces that it is now accepting Keynote Proposals. The widespread success of cloud computing is driving the DevOps revolution in enterprise IT. Now as never before, development teams must communicate and collaborate in a dynamic, 24/7/365 environment. There is no time to wait for long development cycles that produce software that is obsolete...
“DevOps is really about the business. The business is under pressure today, competitively in the marketplace to respond to the expectations of the customer. The business is driving IT and the problem is that IT isn't responding fast enough," explained Mark Levy, Senior Product Marketing Manager at Serena Software, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at DevOps Summit, held Nov 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
“We help people build clusters, in the classical sense of the cluster. We help people put a full stack on top of every single one of those machines. We do the full bare metal install," explained Greg Bruno, Vice President of Engineering and co-founder of StackIQ, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 15th Cloud Expo, held Nov 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
The cloud is becoming the de-facto way for enterprises to leverage common infrastructure while innovating and one of the biggest obstacles facing public cloud computing is security. In his session at 15th Cloud Expo, Jeff Aliber, a global marketing executive at Verizon, discussed how the best place for web security is in the cloud. Benefits include: Functions as the first layer of defense Easy operation –CNAME change Implement an integrated solution Best architecture for addressing network-l...
Mobile commerce traffic is surpassing desktop, yet less than 20% of sales in the U.S. are mobile commerce sales. In his session at 15th Cloud Expo, Dan Franklin, Segment Manager, Commerce, at Verizon Digital Media Services, defined mobile devices and discussed how next generation means simplification. It means taking your digital content and turning it into instantly gratifying experiences.
“In the past year we've seen a lot of stabilization of WebRTC. You can now use it in production with a far greater degree of certainty. A lot of the real developments in the past year have been in things like the data channel, which will enable a whole new type of application," explained Peter Dunkley, Technical Director at Acision, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at @ThingsExpo, held Nov 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
SYS-CON Events announced today that Windstream, a leading provider of advanced network and cloud communications, has been named “Silver Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 16th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 9–11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York, NY. Windstream (Nasdaq: WIN), a FORTUNE 500 and S&P 500 company, is a leading provider of advanced network communications, including cloud computing and managed services, to businesses nationwide. The company also offers broadband, p...
The major cloud platforms defy a simple, side-by-side analysis. Each of the major IaaS public-cloud platforms offers their own unique strengths and functionality. Options for on-site private cloud are diverse as well, and must be designed and deployed while taking existing legacy architecture and infrastructure into account. Then the reality is that most enterprises are embarking on a hybrid cloud strategy and programs. In this Power Panel at 15th Cloud Expo (http://www.CloudComputingExpo.com...
Verizon Enterprise Solutions is simplifying the cloud-purchasing experience for its clients, with the launch of Verizon Cloud Marketplace, a key foundational component of the company's robust ecosystem of enterprise-class technologies. The online storefront will initially feature pre-built cloud-based services from AppDynamics, Hitachi Data Systems, Juniper Networks, PfSense and Tervela. Available globally to enterprises using Verizon Cloud, Verizon Cloud Marketplace provides a one-stop shop fo...
Leysin American School is an exclusive, private boarding school located in Leysin, Switzerland. Leysin selected an OpenStack-powered, private cloud as a service to manage multiple applications and provide development environments for students across the institution. Seeking to meet rigid data sovereignty and data integrity requirements while offering flexible, on-demand cloud resources to users, Leysin identified OpenStack as the clear choice to round out the school's cloud strategy. Additional...
The Internet of Things is not new. Historically, smart businesses have used its basic concept of leveraging data to drive better decision making and have capitalized on those insights to realize additional revenue opportunities. So, what has changed to make the Internet of Things one of the hottest topics in tech? In his session at @ThingsExpo, Chris Gray, Director, Embedded and Internet of Things, discussed the underlying factors that are driving the economics of intelligent systems. Discover ...
"Our premise is Docker is not enough. That's not a bad thing - we actually love Docker. At ActiveState all our products are based on open source technology and Docker is an up-and-coming piece of open source technology," explained Bart Copeland, President & CEO of ActiveState Software, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at DevOps Summit at Cloud Expo®, held Nov 4-6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
"BSQUARE is in the business of selling software solutions for smart connected devices. It's obvious that IoT has moved from being a technology to being a fundamental part of business, and in the last 18 months people have said let's figure out how to do it and let's put some focus on it, " explained Dave Wagstaff, VP & Chief Architect, at BSQUARE Corporation, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at @ThingsExpo, held Nov 4-6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
The move in recent years to cloud computing services and architectures has added significant pace to the application development and deployment environment. When enterprise IT can spin up large computing instances in just minutes, developers can also design and deploy in small time frames that were unimaginable a few years ago. The consequent move toward lean, agile, and fast development leads to the need for the development and operations sides to work very closely together. Thus, DevOps become...

ARMONK, N.Y., Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that it is bringing a greater level of control, security and flexibility to cloud-based application development and delivery with a single-tenant version of Bluemix, IBM's

SYS-CON Events announced today that AIC, a leading provider of OEM/ODM server and storage solutions, will exhibit at SYS-CON's 16th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. AIC is a leading provider of both standard OTS, off-the-shelf, and OEM/ODM server and storage solutions. With expert in-house design capabilities, validation, manufacturing and production, AIC's broad selection of products are highly flexible and are conf...
SYS-CON Events announced today that IDenticard will exhibit at SYS-CON's 16th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. IDenticard™ is the security division of Brady Corp (NYSE: BRC), a $1.5 billion manufacturer of identification products. We have small-company values with the strength and stability of a major corporation. IDenticard offers local sales, support and service to our customers across the United States and Canada...
"People are a lot more knowledgeable about APIs now. There are two types of people who work with APIs - IT people who want to use APIs for something internal and the product managers who want to do something outside APIs for people to connect to them," explained Roberto Medrano, Executive Vice President at SOA Software, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at Cloud Expo, held Nov 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
“We are a managed services company. We have taken the key aspects of the cloud and the purposed data center and merged the two together and launched the Purposed Cloud about 18–24 months ago," explained Chetan Patwardhan, CEO of Stratogent, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 15th Cloud Expo, held Nov 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
The Internet of Things is a misnomer. That implies that everything is on the Internet, and that simply should not be - especially for things that are blurring the line between medical devices that stimulate like a pacemaker and quantified self-sensors like a pedometer or pulse tracker. The mesh of things that we manage must be segmented into zones of trust for sensing data, transmitting data, receiving command and control administrative changes, and peer-to-peer mesh messaging. In his session a...