Kevin Jackson, Director of Business Management for Dataline, will be
presenting at SYS-CON's 2nd International Cloud Computing Conference & Expo
in New York City this coming March 30-April 1, 2009.
Federal government organizations have been viewed as cautious adopters of new
technologies. However, as Jackson will discuss, cloud computing has captured
the attention of many government IT decision makers. The U.S. Defense
Department's Defense Information System Agency is, in fact, already fielding
a cloud computing infrastructure. In October 2008, through on-line surveys
and in-depth interviews, customer requirements and concerns were gathered in
order to shed light on current cloud computing offerings targeted for
government customer. Jackson will review that survey and update the audience
on insights, opportunities and important trends in this market segment.
A round-up of the wide range of important issues and timely topics due to be
discussed by over 130 industry experts at SYS-CON's 4th International Cloud
Computing Conference & Expo, opening today at the Santa Clara Convention
Center, in Santa Clara, CA. The event runs from November 2-4, 2009.
Building Scalable and Extensible RIAs in the Cloud - Ranjith Ramakrishnan,
Co-Founder & CTO of Cumulux, will be co-presenting a session in which
delegates will learn how to build scalable and extensible RIAs on the Windows
Azure Cloud. The session will cover enabling rich and complete User
Virtualization has fostered a new generation of cloud services, enabling
organizations to run a wide range of applications in the cloud. However, the
value of cloud services will only be fully realized when organizations can
take their existing application workloads, easily deploy them on
standards-based cloud infrastructure and benefit from the increased
scalability and lower costs of a utility model.
Some workloads, such as application testing and training, are prime
candidates for early deployment to a cloud provider due to their transient
nature and high Total Cost of Owners... (more)
Firstservis and 3Tera have announced that 3Tera has chosen Firstservis as the
first reseller and distributor of 3Tera's AppLogic cloud computing platform
for Australia and New Zealand. Beginning immediately, Firstservis will
resell, support and offer cloud computing solutions and services using
"Cloud Computing is the next big shift in technology and it will have as big
an impact on Australian enterprise IT organizations as the Internet,"
confirmed Bob Hayward, Director IT Advisory Services, KPMG Australia.
"Enabling massively scalable IT infrastructure on a 'pa... (more)
SYS-CON Events announced today that Jerome Bernard, Director of EMEA
Operations at Elastic Grid, will be presenting at the upcoming Cloud
Computing Expo Europe (www.cloudexpo-europe.com) May 18-19, 2009, in Prague,
Czech Republic, the first industry-leading international Cloud Computing
event outside the USA.
His session is entitled " Dynamic Deployment & Scalability for the Cloud."
Jerome Bernard has over eight years experience developing distributed
applications applied to a wide range of applications from banking to
insurances as well as distributed applications using Jini. He... (more)