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Cloud Expo New York: Building Clouds for Complex IT Environments

GE Software’s Paul Rogers to discuss how cloud architects can leverage open source cloud platforms to build private data clouds

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Enterprises that are looking to deploy cloud architectures quickly run into challenges in dealing with complex requirements around resilience, availability, multi-tenant security and data gravity. A naïve "one-size-fits-all" approach to cloud building based on legacy infrastructure is inadequate for such environments, resulting in high costs, inefficiency and needless frustration.

In his general session at the 12th International Cloud Expo, Paul Rogers, chief development officer for GE's Global Software Headquarters, will look at how cloud architects can leverage state-of-the-art colocation facilities, scale-out software-defined storage solutions based on Ethernet storage architectures, and modern open source cloud platforms such as OpenStack to build private data clouds. Adopting this approach allows customers to combine enterprise requirements such as security in multi-tenant environments, high availability and business continuity with the benefits of a cloud architecture.

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Speaker Bio:
Paul Rogers is chief development officer for GE's Global Software Headquarters. He is responsible for creating software and service applications across GE's business units. At GE, he has received the Energy Engineering "Product Quality" and GE Quality Leadership awards. He holds an MS in Chemical Engineering from San Jose State University.

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The growth and success of Cloud Computing will be on display at the upcoming Cloud Expo conference and exhibition in New York City, New York, June 10-13, 2013.

The recent Cloud Expo at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA, was the largest Cloud Computing conference ever produced with more sponsors, exhibitors and delegates than all other Cloud events of the year combined!

Cloud Expo New York will attract more than 10,000 delegates from 48 countries and over 200 sponsors and exhibitors!

All main layers of the Cloud ecosystem will be represented at the 12th International Cloud Expo - the infrastructure players, the platform providers, and those offering applications, and they'll all be here to speak, sponsor, exhibit and network.

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