Discussion on the state of cloud computing and open source software that helps build, manage, and deliver everything-as-a-service.
Learn about Virtualization and the Cloud at Xen Summit August 2-3
Are you a Xen User? Do you want to see where the Xen project is heading? Then you should consider attending the 2011 Xen Summit in Santa Clara, CA. There will be some great discussion on the Xen hypervisor as well as some great information on cloud computing. David Nalley and I will be there too, hope to see you there!
Here are few of the sessions CloudStack users might be interested in:
Xen in the Cloud
Marco Sinhoreli, Private Cloud Project Leader, Globo.com
Abstract: Globo.com is a internet branch of the Globo Organizations, the biggest latin america media group and the 4th around the world. This session will show how Globo.com utilizes the Xen Cloud Platform and how using it was technologically and economically advantageous.
The Future of the Xen Cloud Platform
Mike McClurg, Project Lead, Xen Cloud Platform project, Citrix
Abstract: The Xen Cloud Platform (XCP) is an open source server virtualization and cloud computing platform. This talk will describe XCP components in more detail, and will give a roadmap of future XCP development plans.
Introduction to OpenStack
Ewan Mellor, Director of Development, Citrix and Member of the OpenStack Project Policy Board
Abstract: OpenStack is a global community of developers, researchers and corporations that are developing a collection of open source technologies for massively scalable cloud computing systems. OpenStack promises to deliver an open and cost-effective alternative to expensive and proprietary cloud management solutions. With OpenStack-based solutions, service providers and enterprises will be able to build public, private and hybrid clouds that are hypervisor-agnostic, customizable and scalable. This session will cover OpenStack technologies, why OpenStack is relevant for Xen.org and how Citrix supports OpenStack.
Location, Hotels, Booking
- Time: from August 2, 2011, 8:00 AM to August 3, 2011, 5:15 PM
- Location: Citrix Executive Briefing Centre, 4980 Great America Parkway, Santa Clara, 95054 CA, USA
- Hotels: Santa Clara Marriott, Hilton Santa Clara, more...
- Invitation Letter: If you need an invitation letter for visa purposes, please fill out this form