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Join HP Helion Team at OpenStack Silicon Valley 2014

Stephen_Spector on ‎08-18-2014 09:00 AM


The HP Helion team is pleased to once again be a sponsor at the 2nd OpenStack Silicon Valley event on Sept 16 in Mountain View, CA. This fantastic event provides an amazing list of OpenStack leaders who are coming together to share their knowledge and insight with the broader community.


Here are a few of the anticipated speakers…


  • Martin Fink, EVP and CTO, HP
  • Martin Casado, CTO of Networking, VMware
  • Jonathan Bryce, Executive Director, OpenStack Foundation
  • Randy Bias, Founder, CTO, and CEO, CloudScaling
  • Nati Shalom, Founder, CTO, GigaSpaces
  • Marten Mickos, CEO, Eucalyptus Systems
  • Chris Kemp, Founder, Chief Strategy Officer, Nebula
  • Alessandro Perilli, General Manager, Open Hybrid Cloud Program, Red Hat

The full-day schedule includes morning keynotes from Martin Fink, Jonathan Bryce, Martin Casado, Randy Bias, and Marten Mickos. There will also be an additional three roundtable discussions on various open source and OpenStack topics of interest. The afternoon has four tracks providing event more content with community technology leaders including Monty Taylor, HP; Jesse Proudman, Blue Box; Greg Elkinbard, Mirantis; Sean Roberts, Yahoo; and Paul Voccio, Rackspace to name a few.


These afternoon tracks are:


  • Networking Track
  • Agile Deploymnet
  • Emerging Trends
  • Training/Boot Camp

The event is held at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, CA. If you are not able to attend this event please follow @hphelioncloud as we will be live tweeting the entire day as well as recording videos and interviews with various attendees.


About the Author


Stephen Spector is a HPE Cloud Evangelist promoting the OpenStack based clouds at HPE for hybrid, public, and private clouds . He was previously at Dell promoting their Cloud solutions and was the open source community manager for OpenStack and at Rackspace and Citrix Systems. While at Citrix Systems, he founded the Citrix Developer Network, developed global alliance and licensing programs, and even once added audio to the DOS ICA client with assembler. Follow Stephen at @SpectorID

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