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Cloud Expo Silicon Valley: OpenStack Momentum: Adopters Speak Up

Dell’s Mike Fountaine to discuss the adoption of OpenStack-powered cloud solutions among cloud service providers

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A founding member of the OpenStack Community, Dell has driven significant interest in and adoption of OpenStack-powered cloud solutions among cloud service providers.

In his session at the 11th International Cloud Expo, Mike Fountaine, National Director, Cloud Solutions, at Dell, to discuss why DreamHost, a pioneer in OpenStack use, made this choice, what products and services they're creating with it, and the upcoming Grizzly release with the new Horizon and Keystone components.

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Speaker Bio:
Mike Fountaine is National Director, Cloud Solutions, at Dell. He leads the Sales organization responsible for Dell's OpenStack and Hadoop solutions for the Americas. His 25-year career in high-tech has spanned engineering, marketing and sales roles focused on delivering innovative computing and storage solutions to the smallest startups, the largest global companies, and everyone in between. With Dell for the better part of 13 years, Fountaine has spent the last three years with the Data Center Solutions team focused on architecting and delivering hyper-scale computing infrastructure, big-data solutions based on Hadoop, and revolutionary cloud solutions based on Openstack.

A Rock Star Faculty, Top Keynotes, Sessions, and Top Delegates!
Cloud Expo 2012 Silicon Valley, November 5-8, 2012, 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, CA, November 5-8, 2012.

The recent Cloud Expo at the Javits Center in New York City, NY, 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 11th 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 be attending Cloud Expo."

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