Cloud expert Bernard Golden hosts monthly thought leadership webcast
series to help navigate microservices, machine learning, DevOps and
VANCOUVER, Sept. 10, 2014 /CNW/ - ActiveState, the leading independent
Cloud Foundry provider, with Stackato, today announced the Cloud Luminary Fireside Chats Webcast Series. The monthly series is hosted by cloud computing expert
Bernard Golden, Vice President, Strategy at ActiveState. The Cloud
Luminary Fireside Chats explore the latest developments at the
forefront of cloud computing. Registration takes place once to access
the whole series. Register now on the Cloud Luminary Fireside Chats website.
"Cloud Luminary Fireside Chats is a series of interactive discussions
with people working on the frontier of cloud computing to explore and
debate the developments in technology and what they mean for the future
of the IT industry," said Bernard Golden, VP, Strategy at ActiveState.
"Today's successful IT strategies are driven by those who adopt a new
mental framework and leverage the enormous capabilities cloud computing
affords. We designed this webcast series with an open format to share
firsthand experiences that will challenge the scope and scale of old IT
with discussions on microservices, open source, DevOps and more."
"I'm looking forward to my fireside chat with Bernard," said Donnie
Berkholz, analyst at RedMonk. "Unstructured conversations often lead to
serendipitous insights, and I fully expect we'll generate
thought-provoking ideas during our discussion."
Fireside Chat Guests
The fireside chats feature world-renowned thought leaders in the field
of cloud computing, each of whom provide unique insights into how the
technology of cloud computing is evolving and how it's being used to
fuel business innovation. Guests include:
September: Donnie Berkholz, RedMonk;
October: Mark Thiele, Switch;
November: JP Morgenthal, Perficient;
January: Michael Coté, 451 Research;
February: Tim Crawford, AVOA;
March: Andi Mann, CA Technologies;
April: Tom Lounibos, SOASTA;
May: Sam Ramji, Apigee;
Dave McCrory, Basho Technologies; and
Additional thought leaders to be announced.
First Webcast Details:
Guest, Donnie Berkholz, analyst at RedMonk
Host, Bernard Golden, VP, Strategy at ActiveState
Cloud Luminary Fireside Chat topics:
The business of data science and machine learning
The role of software developers in the enterprise
Microservices and other software design models
Date and time: Friday, September 26, 2014 at 10 am PT / 1 pm ET / 5 pm
GMT. For more information and to register: http://bit.ly/cloudfireside
To be kept up-to-date on the next webcasts in the series with Dave
McCrory, Sam Ramji, Tom Lounibos, Andi Mann, Tim Crawford, Michael
Coté, JP Morgenthal and Mark Thiele, visit the Cloud Luminary Fireside Chats website.
Starting 09/26 join @bernardgolden @ActiveState w/ analysts & experts
for the #Cloud Luminary Fireside Chats http://ctt.ec/l0w59+
Founded in 1997, ActiveState is a global leader providing software
application development and management solutions. The Company's
products include: Stackato, a commercially supported
Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) that harnesses open source technologies
such as Cloud Foundry and Docker; dynamic language distributions
ActivePerl, ActivePython and ActiveTcl; and developer tools such as the
popular Komodo Edit and Komodo IDE. ActiveState is trusted by customers
and partners worldwide, across many industries including
telecommunications, aerospace, software, financial services and CPG.
The Company is proven for the enterprise: More than two million
developers and 97% of Fortune-1000 companies use ActiveState's
solutions to develop, distribute, and manage their software
applications. Global customers like Bank of America, CA, Cisco, HP,
Lockheed Martin and Siemens rely on ActiveState for faster development,
ensuring IT governance and compliance, and accelerating time to market.
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