Build a Cloud Day: Puppetconf
Sep 06 2012 at 12:00 PM - Sep 06 2012 at 06:00 PMUS/Pacific
Build a Cloud Day is dedicated to teaching users how to build and manage a cloud computing environment using free and open source software.
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12:00 - 12:15 Welcome: Joe Brockmeier, Open Source Cloud Computing Evangelist, Citrix
Will kick off the event with a review of the program and short talk on cloud computing.
12:15 - 1:15 Delivering IaaS with CloudStack: David Nalley, Apache CloudStack
Apache CloudStack is arguably one of the most mature, frequently deployed IaaS platforms - having been used in multi-national public clouds, and private clouds scaling to tens of thousands of physical compute nodes, well look at considerations for deploying CloudStack and how to gain the most efficiency from your deployment.
1:15 - 2:15 Practice your Cloud-Fu with Scalr: Sebastian Stadil, CEO Scalr
Multi-cloud this! Orchestrate that! In this amazing presentation of Cloud-Fu, Sebastian Stadil, founder of the open source cloud management software Scalr, will demonstrate basic to advanced katas for building applications on the cloud that are resilient to pesky failures.
2:15 - 2:30 Break
2:30 - 3:30 Your Competitive Advantage in the Cloud - John M. Willis, EnStratus
As IT goes through a tectonic shift from cost center to profit center, the importance of IT operations is also being redefined. If you are primarily worried about uptime and server-to-admin ratios, you are already behind the times. Todays top performing operations professionals are obsessed with how they can enable the business to innovate quicker, react quicker to market and competitive demands, and scale up for the win. With a heathy doses of DevOps, Lean thinking, infrastructure as code, and open source tools like RunDeck, Puppet and Chef, these top performers are turning their operations from a necessary cost center into a strategic weapon.
3:30 - 4:30 Puppet Talk TBD
4:30 - 5:30 TBD
5:30 - 6:00 BACD Close
Well close out the day a summary of the talks and group discussion.