OpenStack Conference & Design Summit Spring 2011 Sponsored by Citrix Final Agenda

The OpenStack Conference agenda for the first two days of the 4 day event is now finalized and ready for attendee consumption. The Design Summit agenda for the final 3 days of the event is still in active development following a process detailed here.

All attendees will receive a program guide with the agenda at the event and we have also published the agenda via an online tool with options to download the agenda to your smart phone. The published online agenda is at

April 26, 2011 Day 1
9:00 am – 9:15 am Welcome & OpenStack Vision Jim Curry (Rackspace Hosting)
9:15 am – 9:45 am OpenStack – Where We Are John Purrier (Rackspace Hosting)
9:45 am – 10:30 am NASA and OpenStack James Williams (NASA)
10:30 am – 10:45 am BREAK
10:45 am – 11:30 am The Site Architecture You Can Edit Ryan Lane (Wikimedia Foundation)
11:30 am – 12:15 pm eBay and OpenStack Neal Sample (eBay)
12:15 pm – 1:15 pm LUNCH
1:15 pm – 1:45 pm The Opportunity for OpenStack Gordon Mangione (Citrix Systems)
2:00 pm – 2:45 pm Collaboration Tools in OpenStack Thierry Carrez
2:45 pm – 3:30 pm Golden Configuration Automated Testing Jesse Andrews
3:30 pm – 4:00 pm Introduction to the OW2 Open Source Cloudware Initiative Cedric Thomas and Denis Caromel
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Governance Policy Panel Jonathan Bryce
5:00 pm – 5:30 pm OpenStack NTT Data Perspective Yoichi Kihara
2:00 pm – 2:45 pm OpenStack API Extensions Jorge Williams
2:45 pm – 3:30 pm PaaS on OpenStack Nati Shalom
3:30 pm – 4:00 pm Networking in OpenStack Compute Hisaharu Ishii
4:00 pm – 4:45 pm OpenStack Dashboard Devin Carlen
4:45 pm – 5:30 pm Scaling Applications in the Cloud Sebastian Stadil
April 27, 2011 Day 2
9:00 am – 9:45 am Trusted Pools in Cloud Architecture Raghu Yeluri & Jim Greene
9:45 am – 10:30 am The Switch That’s Just Another Server Kenneth Duda
10:30 am – 11:00 am Petascale Cloud File-System Design and Implementation Anand Babu Peroasamy
11:00 am – 12:00 am Standing up an OpenStack Cloud in Intel Architecture Billy Cox
12:00 – 1:00 pm LUNCH
StackOps MeetUp in Developer Lounge
1:00 pm – 1:30 pm OpenStack – The Time is Now Lew Tucker (Cisco)
1:45 pm – 2:15 pm Cloud Service Providers and OpenStack: Opportunity and Action Plan Bernard Golden
2:15 pm -3:00 pm Commercialization of OpenStack Object Storage Jaesuk Ahn and Andrew Shafer
3:00 pm – 3:45 pm Integrated Managed Services NG Stack via OpenStack Paul Pettigrew
3:45 pm – 4:30 pm Bootstrapping Hyperscale Clouds Rob Hirschfeld
4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Group Discussion on Service Provider Plans and Initiatives Leveraging OpenStack Hosted by Bernard Golden

Finally, we have three parties set for the event to allow for time to relax and get to know your fellow OpenStack community members:

  • Welcome Reception Sponsored by Cisco – April 26th from 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
  • OpenStack Developer Gathering Sponsored by Niciria – April 27th from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
  • Developer Party at Dave and Buster’s Sponsored by Cloudscaling – April 28th from 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm


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