November 6, 2013
RICON West may be over, but we still have a few major conferences and events to wrap up before the year is up. Here are some of the highlights of where we’ll be in November.
OpenStack Summit: The OpenStack Summit will bring together key technical minds to discuss the future of cloud computing. This Summit will feature case studies, workshops, and technical sessions for both cloud operators and developers. Riak engineer, Eric Redmond, will be on-site to answer any questions about Riak CS and OpenStack. The OpenStack Summit will take place in Hong Kong from November 5-8th.
Build a Cloud Days: Build a Cloud Days helps attendees deploy a cloud computing environment using CloudStack and other cloud infrastructure tools. Riak consulting engineer, John Burwell, will present on private cloud design principles and best practices. It will take place on November 8th in Washington DC.
QCon: Riak is a proud sponsor of QCon San Francisco, which will take place November 11-13th. Riak technical evangelist, Tom Santero, will discuss the benefits and challenges of working on distributed teams in his talk, “Making Virtual and Remote Teams Shine.” Riak will also have a booth set up to answer any questions about Riak or Riak CS.
AWS re:Invent: Riak is a gold sponsor of AWS re:Invent, the largest gathering of developers and technical leaders from the AWS community. Bryson Koehler, CIO of The Weather Company, will be speaking about how The Weather Company uses Riak in his session, “How the Weather Company Monetizes Weather, the Original Big Data Challenge.” Riak will also be available at the booth to discuss Riak or Riak CS. AWS re:Invent will take place in Las Vegas from November 12-15th.
For a full list of where we’ll be for the rest of the year, check out the Events Page.