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Index To Sessions at 11th Cloud Expo | Cloud Expo Silicon Valley

Who is speaking about what at the largest cloud computing and big data event in the world?

Who is speaking about what next month at the largest cloud computing and big data event in the world?

Here's a quick reference guide for those working out which sessions they most want to attend November 5-8 at the Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, CA...once the doors open in under 3 weeks' time to 11th Cloud Expo | Cloud Expo Silicon Valley - co-located with 2nd International BigDataExpo.


KEYNOTES:

Opening Keynote: Open Cloud – Place Your Bets!
Jonathan Bryce


Day 2 Keynote | An Open Cloud Discussion
John Engates


Day 3 Keynote | Cloud Applications: Some Assembly Required
John Bates


Lunchtime Focus Keynote | The Extended Enterprise: Taking Your App Delivery Strategy to the Cloud
Todd Paoletti



POWER PANELS

CEO Power Panel | There's No Business Like the Cloud & Big Data Business!
Lawrence Guillory & Rodney Rogers & Brian Patrick Donaghy & Joe Weinman & Chris C. Kemp & Rob Clyde


CTO Power Panel | What is the Cloud Computing Technical State of the Union?
Alistair Farquharson & Wayne Ariola & Gordon Haff & Alok Rishi



TECHNICAL & STRATEGY SESSIONS (alphabetical order by topic):


Address Your Big Data Needs with the Cloud
Robert Miggins


Analyzing Big Data with Quirrel
John A. De Goes


Anatomy of an Internet Scale Application
Phil Jackson


APIs – The Wiring Behind the Cloud
Adam DuVander


Are Enterprises Ready for Private SaaS and PaaS?
John Yung


Application Portability, Not Lock-In: From Desktop to Private & Public PaaS
Steven Citron-Pousty


B2B Transaction Cloud Meets B2B Social Media
Vilayat William


Backup Strategies to the Cloud
Andrew Renz


Best Practices of API Management
Alistair Farquharson


Big Data Alchemy – Turning Big Iron into Gold!
Gordon Crenshaw


The Big Data Fail – Pretending Your Data Isn’t Relational When It Really Is

Big Data: ­ How to Deploy a Solution Without Making it a BIG Ordeal?
Harold Hannon


Big Data is at the Heart of Cloud Computing
Tom Leyden


Big Data Storage & Management: Unlocking the Power of Hadoop
Ari Zilka


Build a Software Defined Data Center using VMware

Building a "Mainstream" Private Cloud: What You Need to Know
Duke Skarda


Building A Roadmap To Cloud
Lauren Cotugno


Building an Open Hybrid Cloud with Red Hat
David Kang


Case Study: Deploying a Highly-Scalability Application in the Cloud

Case Study: Leveraging Premium Connectivity to Simplify and Speed Up Data Access
David Shugars


Challenges and Opportunities for a Cloud-based Application Delivery Strategy
Gary Ballabio


Cloudonomics: Can the Cloud Be Strategic?
Joe Weinman


The Cloud and the Network – A Match Made in Heaven
Jay Upchurch


Cloud Application Black Magic
Wayne Walls


Cloud Automation: The Admin and User Experience
Brian Patrick Donaghy


Cloud Based Super Computing
Dan Rosanova


Cloud Computing Adoption: Where Are We Really?
Sean Hackett


Cloud Data – Right Here, Right Now in Real-Time
Sumit Sarkar & Paul Griffin


Cloud Doesn’t Come in a Box! Building a Safe and Available Cloud
VR Satish & Daniel Grave


The Cloud Identity Crisis: How Identity and Information Protection will Dictate Future Cloud Success...or Failure
Nico Popp


Cloud Surveillance: The Next Big Cloud (R)evolution?
Rishi Lodhia


Creating a Secure Hadoop Initiative
Brian Christian


Cyber Security in the Cloud: Trends, Challenges & Solutions
Steve Orrin


The Democratization of IT: IT as Service Provider
Bernard Golden


Dependencies Gone Wild: Testing Cloud Applications
Wayne Ariola


Deploying and Managing an Application on a Platform-as-a-Service

Driving Innovation Through the Cloud
Dan Baigent


Empowering Your Software Ecosystem with an Application Marketplace
James Weir


Executing Enterprise Clouds
Jim Anthony


The Executive View on Cloud Service Brokers – Leveraging Cloud Solutions in a Cloud Service Broker Model
Chad M. Lawler


Expanding into Europe – A Checklist for Cloud Service Providers
Christian Dawson & Martijn Kooiman


The Five Steps to Deploying a Private Cloud
Rich Wolski


Flow-based Network Elasticity in Cloud – A Cure to Operations Nightmare
Pascale Vicat-Blanc


Four Degrees of Separation from SaaS
Jan Aleman


Freeing Cloud Data – SQL for SaaS
Jaime Meritt & Jesse Davis


From Infrastructure to Applications - the Next Step in Your Cloud Journey
Richa Dhanda & Murthy Mathiprakasam


Game Changer - High Performance Computing in the Cloud For Everyone
Scott Houston & Stephen Spector


Goldilocks and The Three SSDs
Scott Cleland


How Clouds Will Become Safer Than Your Datacenter
Sean Doherty


Having Data Security Nightmares? Fight the Monsters under your IT Bed with Secure Cloud and Network Unification
Christopher K. Ortbals


How Does My Enterprise API Platform Differ From Facebook, Twitter and Netflix?
Ian Goldsmith


How Private PaaS Can Take You From Code To Cloud In 45 Minutes
Diane Mueller


Hybrid Clouds Get Real: Tools for Blending Public, Private, and Virtual Private Clouds
Pavan Pant


The Impact of Big Data and Cloud on Data Connectivity
Michael Benedict


Innovative Information Services Powered by Cloud and Big Data Technologies
Mike Peterson


Intel IT’s Approach to the Open Private Cloud
Das Kamhout


Internet of Things + Smart Grid = Big Data (and a Solution to the Energy Crisis)
Chris Black


It's a Hybrid Polyglot World: App Management and the Cloud
Bill Hodak


The IT Talent Shift: Preparing Your Enterprise IT Talent for the Cloud
Lisa Larson


Lessons from Managing 500+ AWS MySQL Instances
Ronald Bradford


Maintain Ultimate Control of Cloud Backups with StorageCraft Technologies
Kimber Barton


Making Money in the OpenStack Ecosystem
Mark Collier


Managing the Explosive Growth and Consolidation of Data in the Cloud
Raejeanne Skillern


Maximizing Business Value in a Cloud Enabled Ecosystem
Mark Skilton


Maximize Strategic Flexibility by Building an Open Hybrid Cloud
Gordon Haff


Network Virtualization – Amplifying the Power of Cloud Computing
James Meredith


A New Paradigm for Big Data Storage

Next-Generation Cloud Management: The Cloud Service Broker
Iain James Marshall & Jean-Pierre Laisné


Object Storage for Big Data Panel: Revolutionary Storage for Big Data
Tom Leyden & Ranajit Nevatia & Robin Harris & Janae Lee & Greg E. Scott


Optimizing API Integration and Performance for Cloud-Driven Mobile Apps
Alex Gaber


Own the Core, Rent the Spikes: Hybrid Elastic Computing for Digital Commerce
Sal Visca


Performance Management in Big Data Applications
Michael Kopp


Private vs. Public Cloud
Chad Harrington


Reaching China with Your Website & Cloud Application: The Hard Truth
Jerry Miller


Reducing the Cost and Complexity of Cloud Migrations
Adiascar Cisneros


A Risk-Based Approach to Continuous Monitoring
Tom McAndrew


Safe Cloud Applications: Why is Nirvana So Hard?
Jon Matsuo


Scaling Big Data in the Cloud
Cory Isaacson


Scaling Cloud Network Infrastructures with Maximum ROI
Sujal Das


Scaling in the Cloud
Brian Jawalka


Serious Help for the Scalably-Challenged
Sergei Tsarev


Simplifying Enterprise Deployments of OpenStack with SUSE Cloud
Peter Linnell & Cameron Seader

The Software Defined Data Center: Will It Disrupt Your Application Delivery Strategy?
Apurva Dave


Software-Defined Storage for Cloud Computing
Kevin Brown


Storage Performance in the Cloud
Nelson Nahum


This is Your Career. This is Your Career on OpenStack.
Niki Acosta


Top Ten Cloud Security Threats for SMBs
Terry Woloszyn


Transforming Cloud Infrastructure to Support Big Data
Michelle Munson


Truth and Lies about Cloud in Europe: Smart Cloud Expansion Starts in the Netherlands
Jelle Frank van der Zwet


Under the Hood: Cloud Acceleration Techniques for Mission-Critical Applications
Brian Goleno


Utilizing the Cloud to Stay Focused on What Matters
Chris Kelly


Velocity Marketing - Growth Hackers, Try and Buy, Freemium Oh My!
Ken Rutsky

Why Capacity Management As You Know It is Dead
Andy Walton


You Are Investing Millions on Cloud Computing and the Organization Does Not Know What It Is
Marc Halcrow

Zero Touch Compliance for Cloud Platforms
George Gerchow

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Jeremy Geelan is Chairman & CEO of the 21st Century Internet Group, Inc. and an Executive Academy Member of the International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences. Formerly he was President & COO at Cloud Expo, Inc. and Conference Chair of the worldwide Cloud Expo series. He appears regularly at conferences and trade shows, speaking to technology audiences across six continents. You can follow him on twitter: @jg21.

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