Cloud conference sessions

3:25pm–4:15pm Thursday, 10/13/2011
Alex Kilpatrick (Tactical Information Systems), Mary Haskett (Tactical Informations Systems)
This talk will present the basics of the Amazon cloud, concentrating on the differences between cloud-based management and conventional server management. Topics include cloud storage, cloud instances and provisioning, cloud pricing, database instances, and cloud security.
1:30pm–2:20pm Wednesday, 10/12/2011
Robert Scoble (Rackspace Hosting), Allan Leinwand (Zynga), Brad Hargreaves (General Assembly), John Engates (Rackspace Hosting), Ari Levy (Bloomberg News)
Rackspace's Robert Scoble will lead a panel discussion of journalists and industry experts about how the cloud is a revolutionary shift in the technology landscape. The panel will focus on the long term developments of the cloud, how it’s a natural evolution from virtualization and how it truly represents the evolution of technology.
9:00am–9:50am Tuesday, 10/11/2011
Neil Walker (Flickr), Nolan Caudill (Yahoo/Flickr)
Learn how Flickr recently added PubSub features to its API. We'll take a look at what we built, why, and how.
  • Visa
  • IBM
  • HP
  • Microsoft Corporation
  • dynaTrace
  • EffectiveUI
  • Elastic Path
  • FireHost
  • IBT
  • Litle & CO
  • Plimus
  • Quest Software
  • Research In Motion
  • SoftLayer
  • Yottaa

Ally Parker
aparker@techweb.com

Kaitlin Pike
(415) 947-6306
kpike@techweb.com

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