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CloudStack solutions showcased at Citrix Synergy in Barcelona
Attending Citrix Synergy in Barcelona October 17-19? Make sure to check out the CloudPlatform Community Pavilion area. All partners participating in the Pavilion have solutions that integrate with Citrix CloudPlatform, powered by Apache CloudStack. Partners participating in the Pavilion are: Amysta, Basho, Cisco, Cloudian, Cloudsoft, Tier3, Trend Micro, and UShareSoft.
New to Synergy Barcelona is a theater-style seating area next to the CloudPlatform Pavilion. Cloud ecosystem partners will be giving 10 minute presentations throughout the week during Expo Hall hours. See the theater session schedule at the bottom of this post.
Two of the CloudPlatform Pavilion partners, Cloudsoft and USharesoft, also made it to the finalist list for Citrix Ready Best of Synergy 2012 in the Cloud category. The Best of Synergy awards recognize the most innovative solutions based on Citrix technologies, supporting multiple product ecosystem categories. A panel of judges, consisting of executives & product leaders from Citrix selected the category finalists from the nominations. Make sure to stop by the Cloudsoft and UShareSoft pods in the CloudPlatform Community Pavilion and congratulate these partners on their achievement.
Theater Presentation Schedule (alphabetical by partner, all times are local to Barcelona):
- Amysta, Thursday 12:30 PM, “Amysta: Usage Metering and Cost Management for Citrix CloudPlatform”, Pierre Vacherand, CEO, Amysta
- Cisco, Tuesday 8:00 PM and Wednesday 2:00 PM, “Cisco Unified Computing System and CloudPlatform—Bringing Cloud and Infrastructure Closer Together”, Roger Barlow, Product Manager, Cisco
- Cloudian, Wednesday: 10:00 AM and Thursday 10:00 AM, “Cloudian S3 Object Storage Platform: The Bedrock of Cloud Systems”, Giorgio Propersi, General Manager, Americas and EMEA, Cloudian
- Cloudsoft, Wednesday 3:30 PM and Thursday 3:00 PM, “Multi-cloud Application Management”, Duncan Johnston-Watt, CEO & Founder, Cloudsoft
- Tier 3, Wednesday 2:30 PM and Thursday 1:30 PM, “Evolving to the Next-Gen Enterprise Cloud”, Robert Miggins, SVP, PEER1 Hosting
- Trend Micro, Wednesday 3:00 PM and Thursday 2:30 PM “Data Protection in the Cloud”, Bilal Baig, Senior Security Architect, Trend Micro
- UShareSoft, Wednesday 11:00 AM (Alban Richard) and Thursday 2:00 PM (James Weir),
“Bridging the Gap Between Virtualization and Cloud”, Alban Richard, CEO, UShareSoft, “Software Modeling and Onboarding to Cloud”, James Weir, CTO and Co-Founder, UShareSoft
For detailed session abstracts and speaker biographies, please see my blog post on the Citrix site: