Cloud Expo Europe 2012 Conference and Exhibition willdemystify Cloud for business and the public sector
Get your head in the Cloud but keep your feet on the ground
- Dr Werner Vogel, CTO of Amazon.com and one of the world`s leading Cloud experts, joins more than 100 other world class speakers in demystifying the Cloud for businesses and thepublic sector in a remarkable free conference and exhibition next month - Cloud Expo Europe.Amazon CTO, Dr Werner Vogel heads a stellar line-up of speakers - that also includes seniorexecutives from HSBC, Honda UK and Mitchells & Butlers - in helping businesses strip away the jargon and the hype from Cloud computing in order to exploit this fast growing IT phenomenon.
CloudExpo Europe, 25th & 26th, Olympia National Hall, London
, will also feature special sessions forsmall and medium-sized businesses and public sector organisations who are keen to exploit the cost,flexibility and efficiency gains that can be secured via a switch to a cloud-based IT strategy.In total, Cloud Expo Europe 2012, features more than 130 world class speakers spread across sevenpacked seminar theatres as well as over 100 leading suppliers. This line-
up is reckoned to be “thelargest most comprehensive gathering of Cloud expertise ever assembled in the UK”.
As access toall this content
worth literally hundreds of pounds to delegates - is also free, the event is set to drawa huge crowd of IT architects, managers and directors as well as technologists in C-suites.The keynote theatre is packed with leading thinkers and shapers of the modern Cloud including DrWerner Vogels, the CTO of Amazon.com, Stephen McGibbon, the regional CTO, EMEA, atMicrosoft, David King, the global CTO of Logica, Joe Weinmann, Hewlett-
Packard’s world wide lead
on the Cloud, and former NASA IT chief and CEO of Nebula Chris Kemp. These inspired keynotesare supported up by a range of practical, problem-solivng sessions and real life case- studies.Backing them up are six further theatres, which will give a sharp focus to some of the issues of theCloud including:
• Cloud & virtualisation infrastructure & platforms• Management, services and applications• Mobi
le, wireless and communications
• Security and governance• Cloud service providers and Channel theatre• The Cloud Industry Forum (CIF) theatre
The exhibition features some of the biggest, and the most innovative names in Cloud computingincluding Firehost, b2Net, CA technologies, Citrix, Claranet, f5 Networks, Oracle, Peer1, RisePartners and Techgate. The applications and solutions on offer range from data centres to disaster
recovery, from hosting to hardware, and clustering to connectivity. “Every i
ssue for every level of
practitioner is covered at Cloud Expo Europe,” said Event Director, Maggie Meer. “Big or small,
private or public, whether you are committed to or still exploring how to deliver effective cloud andvirtualisation strategies on time and on budget, then this is a must-see event".