Session Info

Session Title

Breaking through the Clouds - creating an open Cloud ecosystem

Session Type Tutorial

Duration 45 minutes

Session Description

Public, private, and hybrid; software, platform, and infrastructure. This talk will discuss the current state of the Platform-as-a-Service space, and why the keys to success lie in enabling developer productivity, and providing openness and choice. We'll do this by considering the success of Open Source in general, and then look at the Cloud Foundry project and its growing ecosystem.


Andy Piper (Pivotal)

Andy Piper is Developer Advocate for Pivotal. He is probably best known online as a “social bridgebuilder” spanning a number of areas of technology and interest. He was previously with IBM Software Group for more than 10 years, as a consultant, strategist, and WebSphere Messaging Community Lead.