Welcome!

OpenStack Journal Authors: Plutora Blog, Elizabeth White, Pat Romanski, Carmen Gonzalez, Andreas Grabner

Related Topics: Cloud Expo, Java, XML, SOA & WOA, Websphere, .NET, Linux, Open Source, Eclipse, Web 2.0, Oracle, HP, Red Hat, Security, GovIT, Big Data Journal, SDN Journal, OpenStack Journal

Cloud Expo: Article

Session Topics: 12th Cloud Expo / Cloud Expo New York

Register today for 12th Cloud Expo and claim your stake of the emerging $150 billion Cloud & Big Data market!

What's the difference between "DBaaS" and "DRaaS"? What's the current status of Hadoop? What's the US Government doing right now in the Cloud? How about the financial industry? Why is the Cloud so important to the Big Data boom?

Which cloud model is right for your company? How can you turn your corporate data into dollars?

Register to attend 12th Cloud Expo | Cloud Expo New York and get your questions answered June 10-13. Here's what you can look forward to, expressed numerically:

  • 1 Convenient Venue – Jacob Javits Center, New York City
  • 3 Interlocking Themes – Cloud Computing, Big Data, & Software-Defined Networking
  • 4 Content-Packed Days – June 10–13, 2013
  • 6 Keynotes by Leading Industry Execs
  • 9 Distinct Parallel Tracks
  • 175 Breakout Technical & Strategy Sessions
  • 204 Expert Speakers & Panelists
  • 90,000 Square Feet of Expo Floor
  • and 1 Not-To-Be-Missed Opening Night Welcome Reception on June 10 !
  • The event is co-located with 3rd International BigDataExpo and 1st SDN Expo. Registration includes all three events.



    Whether you are a large enterprise, a growing business, a government organization, or a service provider, Cloud Expo New York is THE place you need to be June 10–13. Click on the topic of your choice and you'll be taken immediately to the most relevant session/s . Then register today, and save yourself $500!

    12th Cloud Expo | 3rd International BigDataExpo

    INDEX OF SESSIONS BY TOPIC

    [CLICK ON TOPIC TO GO TO RELEVANT SESSION/S]

    APIs

    APIs and Services – One Platform or Two?
    Alistair Farquharson | CTO, SOA Software
    Using APIs for Better Business Partnerships
    Alistair Farquharson | CTO, SOA Software

    Back To Top


    Applications

    Build Modern Business Applications with Oracle Cloud's Platform Services
    Marc Sewtz | Senior Software Development Manager, Oracle
    Dependencies Gone Wild: Testing Cloud Applications
    Wayne Ariola | VP of Strategy and Corporate Development, Parasoft

    Back To Top

    Best Practices

    APIs – The Wiring Behind the Cloud
    Richard Taggart | CTO, SHI International
    Best Practices for Architecting Your Cloud Infrastructure
    Matt Mullins | Cloud Platform Implementation Engineer, Citrix Systems

    Back To Top


    Big Data

    The Answer to Data Scientist Scarcity Lies in Automation
    Radhika Subramanian | CEO, Emcien



    Dr. David Bader | Executive Director of HPC, Georgia Institute of Technology

    The Big Challenge of Big Data & Hadoop Integration
    Cédric Carbone | CTO, Talend
    Big Data: What It Means for Legal and Risk Management
    Alon Israely | Co-Founder, Business Intelligence Associates
    Big Data into a Small Storage Package with Cloud Storage
    Nicos Vekiarides | CEO, TwinStrata
    Big Data on OpenStack
    Nati Shalom | Founder & CTO, GigaSpaces
    Cloud Computing & Location-aware Big Data is Changing Our World
    Ty Fabling | Sr. Enterprise GIS Systems Architect, Esri
    Enabling Real-Time Analytics Using an In-Memory Data Grid
    William Bain | Founder & CEO, ScaleOut Software
    High Performance, Scalable Big Data Solutions in a Bare Metal Cloud
    Marc Jones | VP of Product Innovation, SoftLayer
    NoSQL & Big Data, The No "BS" Edition
    Sam Bisbee | Director of Technical Business Development, Cloudant
    Requirements of a Cloud Database
    Barry Morris | Co-Founder & CEO, NuoDB, NuoDB
    Scaling Big Data in the Cloud
    Cory Isaacson | CEO/CTO, CodeFutures Corporation
    Utilizing a Pod Architecture to Scale
    Donn Rochette | CTO, AppFirst
    Why Big Data is Really About Small Data
    Judith Hurwitz | President & CEO, Hurwitz & Associates



    Alan Nugent | Co-Founder, Boston CTO Group

    Your Secret Weapon in the Big Data War: 20x More Agility with MicroStrategy Cloud
    Bala Chandran | Director, Cloud Products, MicroStrategy

    Back To Top

    Case Studies

    AMAG's Secret Sauce for a Scalable Enterprise Cloud Model
    Nathan McBride | VP of IT & Chief Cloud Architect, AMAG Pharmaceuticals
    Developing the World's First IaaS Marketplace
    Ruediger Baumann | CEO, Zimory

    Back To Top

    Cloud (General)

    Citrix and Alcatel Lucent Joint Cloud Solution and Architecture
    Kedar Poduri | Director of Product Management, Cloud Platform Group, Citrix Systems



    Cary Dym | Cloud Solutions Business Development Leader, Alcatel-Lucent

    Five Secrets to Cloud Cost Control
    Greg Arnette | Founder & CTO , Sonian
    How to Stop Worrying and Love Your Cloud
    Tim Halpin | Director Cloud Services – Adoption and Utilization, AT&T

    Back To Top

    Cloud-Based Solutions

    Backup, Recovery, Archiving, and the Cloud
    Richard Place | Lead Partner, Cloud Services, SHI International
    Danger Ahead: Why File Sync is NOT Endpoint Backup
    Andrew Renz | Lead Partner, Cloud Services, Code 42
    Delivering Desktop-as-a-Service (Project Avalon)
    Joe Vaccaro | Director, Project Management, Citrix Systems
    Driving Customer Advantage via the Cloud
    Mike Capone | Chief Information Officer, ADP
    DR to the Cloud: How HOSTING Cloud Replication Can Turn Disaster Recovery into DRaaS
    Matt Ferrari | CTO, HOSTING.com
    How To Use Google Apps Script
    Arun Nagarajan | Senior Developer Advocate, Google

    Back To Top

    Cloud Management

    Cloud Without the Management Headaches
    Ed Conzel | Director of Product Management, Open Source Cloud, Dell
    Lessons Learned Managing Large AWS Environments
    Ronald Bradford | Founder & CEO, Effective MySQL
    See Inside Your Cloud
    David Reoch | Sr. Director of Cloud Solutions, Gigamon

    Back To Top

    Cloud Security

    Aligning Your Cloud Security with the Business: A 12-Step Framework
    Omar Khawaja | Global Principal, Security Solutions, Verizon Terremark
    API Security, Does My Business Need an OAuth Server?
    Alistair Farquharson | CTO, SOA Software
    IaaS & Shadow-IT: Make Sure Security Isn't An Afterthought
    Swaroop Sayeram | Group Manager, Datacenter & Server Security, McAfee
    Is Cloud Safer Than Your Traditional Datacenter?
    Rishi Bhargava | VP, Datacenter and Server Security Group, McAfee

    Back To Top

    Cloud Storage

    Basics of SSD Technology and its use in Cloud
    Mark Jackson | Product Marketing Engineer,, Intel


    Charles Anyimi | Applications Engineering Data Center Manager, Intel

    Big Data into a Small Storage Package with Cloud Storage
    Nicos Vekiarides | CEO, TwinStrata
    Environmental Pressures Driving an Evolution in File Storage
    Jeff Lundberg | Sr. PM Manager File, Content and Cloud, Hitachi Data Systems
    Flash Memory Can Be Primary Storage for the Cloud…Now
    Rado Danilak | CEO, Skyera
    Optimizing SSD Performance for the Cloud OSV Environment
    Tahmid Rahman | Applications Engineer, Intel
    Lowering Storage TCO: Understanding SSD Technology to Avoid the Rip-and-Replace Game
    Esther Spanjer | Director of SSD Technical Marketing, SMART Storage Systems
    Maximizing the Small Things: Efficiencies for Cloud Hardware
    Edwin Lam | Senior FA Engineer, Innodisk Corp

    Back To Top

    Daily Keynotes

    Convergence & Interoperability Will Define Next-Generation Cloud Architectures
    Dr. Daniel Sabbah | CTO & General Manager, Next Generation Platform, IBM Corp
    Go Beyond IaaS to Deliver "Anything As a Service"
    Sheng Liang | CTO Cloud Platforms Group, Citrix Systems
    How CIOs are Transforming to the Cloud – Lessons From the Real World
    Krishna Subramanian | VP, Citrix Systems

    Back To Top

    Database-as-a-Service

    Best Practices for Providing Oracle DBaaS with a Private Cloud
    Sandra Cheevers | Principal Cloud Product Director, Oracle

    Back To Top

    Enterprise Cloud Computing

    Clouds Unchained – How Enterprises Will Seek a Better Network to the Cloud
    Jelle Frank van der Zwet | Global Marketing Manager, Interxion
    Fast-Track Your Transformation to Enterprise Private Cloud
    Anand Akela | Sr. Principal Product Director, Oracle
    Move to the Cloud and Modernize in One Step
    Greg O'Connor | President & CEO, AppZero
    Rethink IT and Reinvent Business with IBM SmartCloud
    Craig Sowell | Vice President, IBM SmartCloud
    Time to Mission @ the Speed of Cloud
    Jill Tummler Singer | CEO, Tummler Singer Associates
    When Cloud Meets Enterprise — Building Clouds for Complex IT Environments
    Paul Rogers | Chief Development Officer, GE Software

    Back To Top

    Hadoop

    The Big Challenge of Big Data & Hadoop Integration
    Cédric Carbone | CTO, Talend
    Getting the Most from Hadoop Development and Real-Time Dedicated Clusters
    Christian Black | Data Center Solutions Architect, Intel
    Launching Hadoop into the Cloud in Three Clicks
    Paul Speciale | CMO, Appcara
    Making your Hadoop Jobs faster – when APM meets BigData
    Michael Kopp | Technology Strategist, Compuware

    Back To Top

    Hot Topics

    Anatomy of an Internet Scale Application
    Phil Jackson | Development Community Advocate, SoftLayer
    Building the Case for a Cloud-Based Government
    Majed Saadi | Director, Cloud Computing Practice, SRA International
    Calculating the True Value of Industry-Specific Clouds
    David Linthicum | SVP, Cloud Technology Partners
    CEO Insider: Overcoming Cloud Barriers
    Rob LaMear IV | CEO & Founder, Fpweb.net
    Environmental Pressures Driving an Evolution in File Storage
    Jeff Lundberg | Sr. PM Manager File, Content and Cloud, Hitachi Data Systems
    Evolving Cloud Computing Models: Comparing Public Virtual, Bare Metal and Private Clouds
    Duke Skarda | CTO, SoftLayer
    Interconnected Machines and the Future of Energy
    Paul Rogers | Chief Development Officer, GE Software
    License Management: Now What?
    Erik Iversen | Software Asset Management Team Leader, SHI International
    Managing Legal Risks in Cloud Computing
    Dan Pepper | Managing Member, Pepper Law Group, LLC
    Move to the Cloud and Modernize in One Step
    Greg O'Connor | President & CEO, AppZero
    Patterns to Bring Enterprise and Social Identity to the Cloud
    K. Scott Morrison | CTO, Layer 7 Technologies
    Requirements of a Cloud Database
    Barry Morris | Co-Founder & CEO, NuoDB
    Social Marketing in the Cloud
    Jennifer Phillips | Discipline Lead, Marketing Cloud Consulting Services, CoreMatrix

    Back To Top

    Hybrid Cloud

    Deploying Hybrid Cloud for Performance and Uptime
    Ed Laczynski | VP of Cloud Strategy & Architecture, Datapipe
    Private Cloud, Public Cloud - Is There a Third Option?
    Richard Hand | Cloud Architect, INetU Managed Hosting

    Back To Top

    Infrastructure-as-a-Service

    Developing the World's First IaaS Marketplace
    Ruediger Baumann | CEO, Zimory
    IaaS & Shadow-IT: Make Sure Security Isn't An Afterthought
    Swaroop Sayeram | Group Manager, Datacenter & Server Security, McAfee

    Back To Top

    OpenStack

    Big Data on OpenStack
    Nati Shalom | Founder & CTO, GigaSpaces
    Convergence & Interoperability Will Define Next-Generation Cloud Architectures
    Dr. Daniel Sabbah | CTO & General Manager, Next Generation Platform, IBM Corp
    The Promise of an End-To-End SDN Solution: Can It Be Done?
    Eli Karpilovski | Manager, Cloud Market Development, Mellanox Technologies

    Back To Top

    Performance

    Accelerating Cloud Computing with Intel Solid-State Drive Technology
    Radhika Subramanian | Applications Engineer, Intel



    Chuck Brown | Data Center SSD Product Line Manager, Intel

    Dependencies Gone Wild: Testing Cloud Applications
    Wayne Ariola | VP of Strategy and Corporate Development, Parasoft
    Deploying Hybrid Cloud for Performance and Uptime
    Ed Laczynski | VP of Cloud Strategy & Architecture, Datapipe

    Back To Top

    Private Cloud

    Private Cloud Planning and Design: From Application to Infrastructure
    Kedar Poduri | Director of Product Management, Cloud Platform Group, Citrix Systems

    Back To Top

    Real-World Cloud Deployments

    How Private Cloud Works in Real Life: Deployment Examples
    Brian Patrick Donaghy | CEO , Appcore

    Back To Top

    SDN & Networking Innovations

    Clouds Unchained – How Enterprises Will Seek a Better Network to the Cloud
    Jelle Frank van der Zwet | Global Marketing Manager, Interxion
    Flash Storage and Networking Innovations for Cloud Computing
    Jamon Bowen | TM Manager, Accelerated Solutions Division, LSI Corporation
    Network Transformation = High-Performance Cloud Enablement
    Mark Casey | President & CEO, CFN Services
    OpenFlow is SDN Yet SDN is Not Only OpenFlow
    Patrick Kerpan | CEO & Co-Founder, CohesiveFT
    The Promise of an End-To-End SDN Solution: Can It Be Done?
    Eli Karpilovski | Manager, Cloud Market Development, Mellanox Technologies

    Back To Top

    Virtualization

    Network XenServer in Datacenters of the Future
    Tim Mackey | XenServer Evangelist, Citrix Systems

    Back To Top

    Delegates entering the packed show floor at the 11th Cloud Expo in Santa Clara, CA
    11th Cloud Expo - Attendees filled the keynote room at the Santa Clara Convention Center

    More Stories By Jeremy Geelan

    Jeremy Geelan is Chairman & CEO of the 21st Century Internet Group, Inc. and an Executive Academy Member of the International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences. Formerly he was President & COO at Cloud Expo, Inc. and Conference Chair of the worldwide Cloud Expo series. He appears regularly at conferences and trade shows, speaking to technology audiences across six continents. You can follow him on twitter: @jg21.

    Comments (0)

    Share your thoughts on this story.

    Add your comment
    You must be signed in to add a comment. Sign-in | Register

    In accordance with our Comment Policy, we encourage comments that are on topic, relevant and to-the-point. We will remove comments that include profanity, personal attacks, racial slurs, threats of violence, or other inappropriate material that violates our Terms and Conditions, and will block users who make repeated violations. We ask all readers to expect diversity of opinion and to treat one another with dignity and respect.


    @ThingsExpo Stories
    The Industrial Internet revolution is now underway, enabled by connected machines and billions of devices that communicate and collaborate. The massive amounts of Big Data requiring real-time analysis is flooding legacy IT systems and giving way to cloud environments that can handle the unpredictable workloads. Yet many barriers remain until we can fully realize the opportunities and benefits from the convergence of machines and devices with Big Data and the cloud, including interoperability, data security and privacy.
    IoT is still a vague buzzword for many people. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Mike Kavis, Vice President & Principal Cloud Architect at Cloud Technology Partners, discussed the business value of IoT that goes far beyond the general public's perception that IoT is all about wearables and home consumer services. He also discussed how IoT is perceived by investors and how venture capitalist access this space. Other topics discussed were barriers to success, what is new, what is old, and what the future may hold. Mike Kavis is Vice President & Principal Cloud Architect at Cloud Technology Pa...
    Dale Kim is the Director of Industry Solutions at MapR. His background includes a variety of technical and management roles at information technology companies. While his experience includes work with relational databases, much of his career pertains to non-relational data in the areas of search, content management, and NoSQL, and includes senior roles in technical marketing, sales engineering, and support engineering. Dale holds an MBA from Santa Clara University, and a BA in Computer Science from the University of California, Berkeley.
    The Internet of Things (IoT) is rapidly in the process of breaking from its heretofore relatively obscure enterprise applications (such as plant floor control and supply chain management) and going mainstream into the consumer space. More and more creative folks are interconnecting everyday products such as household items, mobile devices, appliances and cars, and unleashing new and imaginative scenarios. We are seeing a lot of excitement around applications in home automation, personal fitness, and in-car entertainment and this excitement will bleed into other areas. On the commercial side, m...
    SYS-CON Events announced today that CodeFutures, a leading supplier of database performance tools, has been named a “Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 16th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 9–11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York, NY. CodeFutures is an independent software vendor focused on providing tools that deliver database performance tools that increase productivity during database development and increase database performance and scalability during production.
    The Internet of Things (IoT) promises to evolve the way the world does business; however, understanding how to apply it to your company can be a mystery. Most people struggle with understanding the potential business uses or tend to get caught up in the technology, resulting in solutions that fail to meet even minimum business goals. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Jesse Shiah, CEO / President / Co-Founder of AgilePoint Inc., showed what is needed to leverage the IoT to transform your business. He discussed opportunities and challenges ahead for the IoT from a market and technical point of vie...
    The 3rd International Internet of @ThingsExpo, co-located with the 16th International Cloud Expo - to be held June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY - announces that its Call for Papers is now open. The Internet of Things (IoT) is the biggest idea since the creation of the Worldwide Web more than 20 years ago.
    Things are being built upon cloud foundations to transform organizations. This CEO Power Panel at 15th Cloud Expo, moderated by Roger Strukhoff, Cloud Expo and @ThingsExpo conference chair, addressed the big issues involving these technologies and, more important, the results they will achieve. Rodney Rogers, chairman and CEO of Virtustream; Brendan O'Brien, co-founder of Aria Systems, Bart Copeland, president and CEO of ActiveState Software; Jim Cowie, chief scientist at Dyn; Dave Wagstaff, VP and chief architect at BSQUARE Corporation; Seth Proctor, CTO of NuoDB, Inc.; and Andris Gailitis, C...
    "People are a lot more knowledgeable about APIs now. There are two types of people who work with APIs - IT people who want to use APIs for something internal and the product managers who want to do something outside APIs for people to connect to them," explained Roberto Medrano, Executive Vice President at SOA Software, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at Cloud Expo, held Nov 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
    Performance is the intersection of power, agility, control, and choice. If you value performance, and more specifically consistent performance, you need to look beyond simple virtualized compute. Many factors need to be considered to create a truly performant environment. In his General Session at 15th Cloud Expo, Harold Hannon, Sr. Software Architect at SoftLayer, discussed how to take advantage of a multitude of compute options and platform features to make cloud the cornerstone of your online presence.
    SYS-CON Media announced that Splunk, a provider of the leading software platform for real-time Operational Intelligence, has launched an ad campaign on Big Data Journal. Splunk software and cloud services enable organizations to search, monitor, analyze and visualize machine-generated big data coming from websites, applications, servers, networks, sensors and mobile devices. The ads focus on delivering ROI - how improved uptime delivered $6M in annual ROI, improving customer operations by mining large volumes of unstructured data, and how data tracking delivers uptime when it matters most.
    In this Women in Technology Power Panel at 15th Cloud Expo, moderated by Anne Plese, Senior Consultant, Cloud Product Marketing at Verizon Enterprise, Esmeralda Swartz, CMO at MetraTech; Evelyn de Souza, Data Privacy and Compliance Strategy Leader at Cisco Systems; Seema Jethani, Director of Product Management at Basho Technologies; Victoria Livschitz, CEO of Qubell Inc.; Anne Hungate, Senior Director of Software Quality at DIRECTV, discussed what path they took to find their spot within the technology industry and how do they see opportunities for other women in their area of expertise.
    DevOps Summit 2015 New York, co-located with the 16th International Cloud Expo - to be held June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY - announces that it is now accepting Keynote Proposals. The widespread success of cloud computing is driving the DevOps revolution in enterprise IT. Now as never before, development teams must communicate and collaborate in a dynamic, 24/7/365 environment. There is no time to wait for long development cycles that produce software that is obsolete at launch. DevOps may be disruptive, but it is essential.
    Almost everyone sees the potential of Internet of Things but how can businesses truly unlock that potential. The key will be in the ability to discover business insight in the midst of an ocean of Big Data generated from billions of embedded devices via Systems of Discover. Businesses will also need to ensure that they can sustain that insight by leveraging the cloud for global reach, scale and elasticity.
    SYS-CON Media announced that Cisco, a worldwide leader in IT that helps companies seize the opportunities of tomorrow, has launched a new ad campaign in Cloud Computing Journal. The ad campaign, a webcast titled 'Is Your Data Center Ready for the Application Economy?', focuses on the latest data center networking technologies, including SDN or ACI, and how customers are using SDN and ACI in their organizations to achieve business agility. The Cisco webcast is available on-demand.
    "BSQUARE is in the business of selling software solutions for smart connected devices. It's obvious that IoT has moved from being a technology to being a fundamental part of business, and in the last 18 months people have said let's figure out how to do it and let's put some focus on it, " explained Dave Wagstaff, VP & Chief Architect, at BSQUARE Corporation, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at @ThingsExpo, held Nov 4-6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
    Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs) are increasing at an unprecedented rate. The threat landscape of today is drastically different than just a few years ago. Attacks are much more organized and sophisticated. They are harder to detect and even harder to anticipate. In the foreseeable future it's going to get a whole lot harder. Everything you know today will change. Keeping up with this changing landscape is already a daunting task. Your organization needs to use the latest tools, methods and expertise to guard against those threats. But will that be enough? In the foreseeable future attacks w...
    As enterprises move to all-IP networks and cloud-based applications, communications service providers (CSPs) – facing increased competition from over-the-top providers delivering content via the Internet and independently of CSPs – must be able to offer seamless cloud-based communication and collaboration solutions that can scale for small, midsize, and large enterprises, as well as public sector organizations, in order to keep and grow market share. The latest version of Oracle Communications Unified Communications Suite gives CSPs the capability to do just that. In addition, its integration ...
    Building low-cost wearable devices can enhance the quality of our lives. In his session at Internet of @ThingsExpo, Sai Yamanoor, Embedded Software Engineer at Altschool, provided an example of putting together a small keychain within a $50 budget that educates the user about the air quality in their surroundings. He also provided examples such as building a wearable device that provides transit or recreational information. He then reviewed the resources available to build wearable devices at home including open source hardware, the raw materials required and the options available to power s...
    “The age of the Internet of Things is upon us,” stated Thomas Svensson, senior vice-president and general manager EMEA, ThingWorx, “and working with forward-thinking companies, such as Elisa, enables us to deploy our leading technology so that customers can profit from complete, end-to-end solutions.” ThingWorx, a PTC® (Nasdaq: PTC) business and Internet of Things (IoT) platform provider, announced on Monday that Elisa, Finnish provider of mobile and fixed broadband subscriptions, will deploy ThingWorx® platform technology to enable a new Elisa IoT service in Finland and Estonia.