Barcelona, Spain
October 25-28, 2016

Event Details

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Emerging Technologies, Threats and Opportunities for the Future of Open Source Cloud

In this candid panel discussion with journalists who cover open source cloud technologies, we'll dig into the trends and technologies that will have the greatest impact on OpenStack. We’ll discuss:

  • Emerging technologies including containers, NFV, and the Internet of Things
  • Threats to OpenStack, competing technologies, and both pros and cons about OpenStack
  • The most important trends in cloud technology and how these are likely to affect OpenStack in the future. 

Bring your most provocative questions for this lively debate.

Tuesday, October 25, 2:15pm-2:55pm (12:15pm - 12:55pm UTC)
Difficulty Level: N/A
Susan is the Director of Technical Marketing at Midokura. Member of the OpenStack Foundation Item Writing (IWC) and Job Task Analysis (JTAC) groups for Certified OpenStack Administrator (COA) exam. Contributing writer to the OpenStack: A Business Perspective booklet and to OpenStack: The Path to Cloud booklet Susan previously led product positions for Oracle/Sun, Citrix, AMD and Docker.... FULL PROFILE
Sean Michael Kerner is an Internet consultant, strategist, and contributor to several leading IT business web sites. FULL PROFILE
Frederic has spent more than five years covering news and providing analysis about technology, the industry and consumer tech related to the Internet with potential to influence industry direction. At TechCrunch, his focus spans from emerging technologies and niche startups to major product advances by industry titans – all innovation focused. Before he joined TechCrunch in 2012, he founded... FULL PROFILE
Research Director
As Research Director, Owen leads 451 Research's Digital Economics Unit, which serves to help customers understand the economics behind digital and cloud technologies so they can make informed choices when costing and pricing their own products and services, as well as those from their vendors, suppliers and competitors. Owen is the architect of the Cloud Price Index, 451 Research's benchmark... FULL PROFILE
Principal Consultant Infrastructures Cyber Security PAC France
Manager for the Cyber Security, Software Infrastructure and Middleware BU at Group levelRecognized expert on Cyber Security, Software Infrastructures, Cloud Computing, Open Source and emerging technologies studies and consulting missionsSales manager for several clients, mainly in Cyber Security, Middleware and Software infrastructure marketsSpecialties: management, sales, marketing,... FULL PROFILE