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Cloud Expo Silicon Valley: Elastic Cloud Infrastructure

Cloudscaling VP Troy Angrignon to discuss the strengths of each cloud type, so you can make informed infrastructure decisions

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Two types of cloud infrastructure have emerged to clearly differentiate the choices enterprises face in their cloud migration strategies: enterprise virtualization clouds versus elastic cloud infrastructure. The former defines infrastructure built to support legacy enterprise applications like those built on SAP and Oracle. The canonical example is a vSphere stack. The second cloud category - elastic cloud - defines infrastructure built to support new, dynamic applications like mobile, gaming, Big Data, and PaaS. The canonical example is public cloud provider Amazon Web Services (AWS).

In his session at the 11th International Cloud Expo, Troy Angrignon, Vice President of Sales & Partnering at Cloudscaling, will explain how enterprise CIOs are increasingly faced with the need to build and support new, dynamic apps built on REST-ful APIs under the devops model. Unfortunately, new apps are ill-suited to their enterprise virtualization stacks. Running them on public clouds like AWS works technically, but this presents regulatory, availability and proprietary issues. CIOs are asking for an elastic cloud infrastructure that's architecturally and behaviorally consistent with AWS, but they want it in their data center.

Know the strengths of each cloud type, so you can make informed infrastructure decisions for your enterprise.

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Speaker Bio:
Troy Angrignon is a sales and partnering executive with 20 years of experience in the IT arena, spanning network consulting services, enterprise software, software as a service, enterprise and web 2.0, and cloud computing. As Vice President of Sales & Partnering at Cloudscaling, Troy is responsible for global sales and partner development.

Prior to Cloudscaling, Troy was ISV partner manager with RightScale and consulting strategist at Appirio. Before this Troy guest co-chaired Under the Radar's 2009 cloud conference as well as Vancouver's 2009 Cloud Camp. Before those roles, Troy served as President of a web 2.0 startup, Emerging Technology Strategist for Business Objects, and owned a computer consulting services firm that operated for ten years.

His writings and partnering activity have garnered press in Sandhill, eWeek, Information Week, Info World, VentureBeat, ReadWriteWeb, ChangeThis.com, Cutter IT Journal, Deal Architect, and many other industry sites.

A Rock Star Faculty, Top Keynotes, Sessions, and Top Delegates!
Cloud Expo 2012 Silicon Valley, November 5-8, 2012, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA, will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading Cloud industry players in the world.

The growth and success of Cloud Computing will be on display at the upcoming Cloud Expo conference and exhibition in Santa Clara, CA, November 5-8, 2012.

The recent Cloud Expo at the Javits Center in New York City, NY, was the largest Cloud Computing conference ever produced with more sponsors, exhibitors and delegates than all other Cloud events of the year combined!

Cloud Expo Silicon Valley will attract more than 10,000 delegates from 48 countries and over 200 sponsors and exhibitors!

All main layers of the Cloud ecosystem will be represented at the 11th International Cloud Expo - the infrastructure players, the platform providers, and those offering applications, and they'll all be here to speak, sponsor, exhibit and network.

"Cloud Expo was announced on February 24, 2007, the day the term ‘cloud computing' was coined," said Fuat Kircaali, founder and chairman of SYS-CON Events, Inc. "Cloud has become synonymous with ‘computing' and ‘software' in two short years, and this event has become the new PC Expo, Comdex, and InternetWorld of our decade. By 2012, more than 50,000 delegates per year will be attending Cloud Expo."

Sponsorship Opportunities
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Cloud Expo 2012 Silicon Valley "show prospectus" has shipped. Sponsorship, exhibit, and keynote opportunities can be obtained from Carmen Gonzalez by email at events (at) sys-con.com, or by phone 201 802-3021.

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