Building the right infrastructure that can scale up or down at a moment's
notice - the very essence of Cloud Computing - has become ever more crucial
in today's challenging business landscape.
But it can be a complicated and expensive task, which is why we're pleased to
have the Chief Technology Officer of Amazon.com, Dr. Werner Vogels, give the
Opening Keynote at the 2nd International Cloud Computing Conference & Expo,
being held March 30-April 1, 2009.
Join us in New York City to hear first-hand about Infrastructure as a Service
and the lessons Amazon.com learned from building one of the world's largest
Dr Vogels will explore the many challenges of building a reliable, flexible
architecture that can manage unpredictable behaviors of today's internet
business. The main focus of his keynote session will be state management -
one of the dominatin... (more)
A brand new online magazine, Cloud Interoperability Magazine, has been
launched by the Cloud Computing Interoperability Forum using the all-new
Ulitzer publishing platform. The Forum, a group of industry stakeholders that
are active in cloud computing, now has its online home at
cloudinterop.ulitzer.com - and the magazine, edited by Cloud thought leader
and activist Reuven Cohen, demonstrates very well indeed the power and
ease-of-use of Ulitzer.
The new magazine joins other brand new online magazines recently launched at
Ulitzer.com including MultiTouch Tech Journal, iPhone Dev... (more)
Zimbra on Ulitzer news topic launched today to cover breaking news, blogs and
opinion pieces on Zimbra.
Zimbra is open source server software for email and collaboration - email,
group calendar, contacts, instant messaging, file storage and web document
management. The Zimbra email and calendar server is available for Linux, Mac
OS X and virtualization platforms. Zimbra syncs to smartphones (iPhone,
BlackBerry) and desktop clients like Outlook and Thunderbird. Zimbra also
features archiving and discovery for compliance. Zimbra can be deployed
on-premise or as a hosted email solu... (more)
SYS-CON Events announced today that Call for Papers for the 2nd International
Cloud Expo Europe is now open, which will take place this summer in Prague,
Cloud Expo is the world's leading Cloud-focused event and is held five times
a year, in New York City, Silicon Valley, Prague, Tokyo and Hong Kong.
Over 200 corporate sponsors and 10,000 industry professionals became part of
Cloud Expo since its inception, more than all other Cloud-related events put
Cloud Expo Europe 2009 in Prague: Themes & Topics
Cloud Experts Head to Prague for Cloud Expo ... (more)
Vindicia Session at Cloud Expo
The advent of cloud computing has changed how companies market, sell,
provision and deploy new services.
However, one of the less understood issues in this environment, especially
for those dependent on automatic payments (credit cards), is the idea of
compliance and the parallel issue of customer ownership.
In his session at the 5th International Cloud Expo, Brett Thomas, CTO of
Vindicia, will draw on his first-hand experiences relating to cloud-based
compliance and highlight some of the technical and business process
requirements that underlie t... (more)