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Friday, October 7

1:00pm EDT

Commercialization Discussion Panel

Commercialization Panel - OpenStack Distros

Come hear leaders in the OpenStack commercial distros market discuss and debate their solutions, issues facing commercialization of OpenStack, and learn where the critical market for solutions is heading.  Hear about distributions from Canonical, Citrix, Piston, Cloudscaling, StackOps, and Midokura.  Some great participants should make for a fiery and insightful panel.

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Adam Johnson

VP of Business, Midokura
Adam runs sales, marketing and alliances for Midokura, where he applies his deep experience using open source software to address customer challenges across diverse industries. Previously Adam was founder and COO of Genkii, and consulted as a software developer to social media and... Read More →
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Diego Parrilla

I'm co-founder and CEO at StackOps, a company growing within the OpenStack ecosystem offering a catalogue of services and products that are built to reduce the natural cloud management complexity. IaaS perpetrator and passionate developer of software to manage infrastructures inside... Read More →
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John Treadway

John leads the cloud practice at Unisys, builds clouds for enterprise customers, runs the local Boston-area CloudCamps and writes the CloudBzz blog.  Follow @CloudBzz for more.    

Friday October 7, 2011 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT
Wheeler (2nd Floor)

2:00pm EDT

You've Deployed OpenStack, Now What?

You've deployed OpenStack, now what?

You figured out how to build and deploy an OpenStack cloud, but how should you manage it? Enterprises are looking to shape their internal infrastructure capacity into a cloud platform using leading open source technologies. Critical to the success of cloud adoption in the enterprise is the ability for users to access and manage their cloud infrastructure just like they would any other server resource in the company; your complete cloud management solution is ScaleXtreme. ScaleXtreme allows customers to provision and manage servers on OpenStack-based virtualization systems in the public cloud, private cloud, or in hybrid deployments with systems spanning both public and private clouds for free. In this session, attendees will learn how to manage an OpenStack cloud using ScaleXtreme and learn how to manage servers running across multiple providers, geographies, and platforms.

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Nand Mulchandani

Nand Mulchandani is the CEO and Co-Founder of ScaleXtreme. Prior to co-founding ScaleXtreme, Nand was an Entrepreneur-In-Residence at Accel Partners, where he started work on the company that became ScaleXtreme, in addition to working on projects in cloud computing, consumer internet... Read More →

Friday October 7, 2011 2:00pm - 2:30pm EDT
Wheeler (2nd Floor)

2:30pm EDT

Building Products Based on OpenStack

Sameer will discuss the work that we are doing at Citrix to create products based on OpenStack, and how we look at the emergence of the commercial market for OpenStack.  He will talk about our recent acquisition of cloud.com, another team that created commercial products from open-source cloud infrastructure, and how we are using that group and the technology that they created to accelerate our work on OpenStack. Sameer will talk about what we will be doing for the Essex release, and the points of collaboration with the OpenStack community around API development and platform features.

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Sameer Dholakia

Sameer Dholakia is group vice president and general manager of the Cloud Platforms Group at Citrix, driving the company’s product strategy for cloud infrastructure and server virtualization.  He joined the company in 2010, when Citrix acquired VMLogix, where he served as CEO... Read More →

Friday October 7, 2011 2:30pm - 3:00pm EDT
Wheeler (2nd Floor)