Session Title What are Clouds made of?

Session Type Tutorial

Duration 60 minutes

Speaker(s) John Garbutt (Citrix)

John Garbutt is a Senior Software Developer with Citrix Systems. Since October 2010, John has been contributing to OpenStack, with a particular focus on the XenServer support. In his spare time, John plays the Tuba.

Citrix Systems transforms how businesses, people and IT work in the cloud era. Market leading products for collaboration, virtualization, and networking allow Citrix to enable mobile workstyles and power cloud services for 100’s of millions of people every day. OpenStack is a global collaboration of developers and cloud computing technologists producing the ubiquitous open source cloud computing platform for public and private clouds.

Session Description

Take a look at how clouds are built, look at how that influences design and deployment of your cloud based applications, and how and why you would build your own cloud.