The Must-Attend

Open Infrastructure Event

The world runs on open infrastructure. At the OpenStack Summit, you’ll learn about the mix of open technologies building the modern infrastructure stack, including OpenStack, Kubernetes, Docker, Ansible, Ceph, OVS, OpenContrail, OPNFV, and more. Whether you are pursuing a private, public or multi-cloud approach, the OpenStack Summit is the place to network, skill up and plan your cloud strategy.

Boston, MA
May 8-11, 2017

The Must-Attend

Open Infrastructure Event

Join the movement behind the most widely deployed open source cloud platform. Whether you are pursuing a private, hybrid or multi-cloud approach, the OpenStack Summit is the place to network, skill up and plan your cloud strategy.

Boston, MA
May 8-11, 2017

Who Should Attend?

Business & Strategy

CIO and IT decision makers attend to hear case studies about how cloud is saving money and creating business impact, and to learn how to evaluate OpenStack providers, build a successful team and develop a successful cloud strategy.

Architecture & Operations

Architects and operators attend to improve their current deployment, discover new tools or learn how to get an OpenStack cloud up and running from expert community members OpenStack clouds.

Developers

App developers can get started developing cloud applications, including integrating technologies like containers, or discover how OpenStack can be used to deliver valuable services like big data analytics. If you’re an upstream developer or would like to get started contributing, this is the place to be.

Join attendees from over 60 countries to enhance your knowledge of OpenStack and get more involved with the community.

Learn more about the content planned for the OpenStack Summit Boston

Get Hands On With OpenStack Academy

90-Minute Workshops for Operators and Cloud App Developers

One day bootcamps offered by leading training providers

Self-paced labs for cloud app development

OpenStack Upstream Institute two-day training session for new contributors

Prepare for the Certified OpenStack Administrator exam


The Forum

At the Forum, OpenStack users and developers will gather to brainstorm the requirements for the next release, gather feedback on the past version and have strategic discussions that go beyond just one release cycle. Development teams, working groups and interested individuals will discuss release requirements, connect with community members about cross-project collaboration, and to exchange feedback between design and operations members.


Take the COA in Boston

Take the Certified OpenStack Administrator exam onsite at the Summit. The Certified OpenStack Administrator exam is the only OpenStack exam offered by the OpenStack Foundation, and is a vendor-neutral, skills-based assessment of OpenStack user fundamentals. Learn more about the COA and register.


Watch the Keynotes from Barcelona

Keynote Day 1

Keynote Day 2

Summit Timeline

You can access everything the Boston Summit has to offer with one pass!

Summit Timeline
OpenStack is clearly the winner, and the reason for that is what you see in this room today. It’s all of you, it’s all of the community that have come together around this platform; it's people like CERN and Expedia pushing upstream to this platform.
Wes Jossey
Head of Operations for Tapjoy

Join The Movement

Twice a year, community members from more than 60 countries and 1,000 companies gather to share OpenStack use cases, perform live software demos and hold free workshops and trainings. Join the movement.

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The OpenStack Summit is a unique opportunity for members of open source communities to meet, exchange ideas and collaborate with each other. Summits include in-depth technical discussions, hands-on workshops, and case studies from a diverse set of technologies, industries and geographies. If you are developing your open source strategy—or considering how it can help your business—there’s no better way to connect with IT decision makers, developers and operators than the OpenStack Summit.

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