Drive the cloud technologies adoption into Hong Kong ICT industry
Bruce Lok is the coordinator of Hong Kong OpenStack User Group and working as a Cloud Engineer at Cyberport Technology Centre, responsible in developing and deploying an industry recognized hybrid cloud platform based on OpenStack, offering Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), and to drive the cloud adoption among the Cyberport tenants, incubates and startups in Hong Kong ICT community.
Cyberport is a creative digital community with a cluster of technology and digital content tenants. It is managed by Hong Kong Cyberport Management Company Limited which is wholly owned by the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region(HKSAR) Government.
I'm involved in the following OpenStack projects: Nova,Swift,Glance,Keystone,Horizon,Quantum,Openstack-ci,Openstack-manuals,Deployment
I am the the coordinator of Hong Kong OpenStack User Group. In driving wider adoption of OpenStack in the territory, I am dedicated to promote and drive the adoption of OpenStack technology across the ICT SME segments of Hong Kong’s economy.
Since I am working in Hong Kong Cyberport Management Company Limited which is wholly owned by the Hong Kong SAR Government, We have a public vision to establish ourself as a leading information and communications technology (ICT) hub in the Asia-Pacific region, we are also committed to facilitating the local economy by nurturing ICT industry start-ups and entrepreneurs, driving collaboration to pool resources and create business opportunities, and accelerating ICT adoption through strategic initiatives and partnerships.
OpenStack is one of the largest and fastest growing open source cloud community and is a potential platform for the future of cloud computing. I will further promote the OpenStack cloud in APAC, case sharing and technical training, and continues to provide supports to the ICT start-up companies on the development and operation of the OpenStack cloud platform, assist to adopt different applications running on OpenStack environment.
The role in OpenStack's success is to take the lead in using cloud services to drive industry development and to take advantage of this innovative model of using ICT resources. It has been made it becoming a mainstream model for ICT service delivery across different economic and social domains around the world. New strategies, new standards and new opportunities have continuously being developed.
With the previous success in its infrastructure development and marketing, the next top priority is to promote adoption and development of common services, standards and best practices on OpenStack ecosystem.
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