Containers and Microservices at Cloud Expo New York
Containers and microservices have become topics of intense interest
throughout the cloud developer and enterprise IT communities.
Accordingly, attendees at the upcoming 16th Cloud Expo at the Javits Center
in New York, June 9-11, will find fresh new content in a new track called
PaaS | Containers & Microservices.
Cloud Expo New York Tracks Announced:
Enterprise Cloud Adoption Cloud & Mobility | Hot Topics PaaS | Containers &
Microservices Cloud APIs & Enterprise Security Big Data | Analytics Consumer
Internet of Things Enterprise Internet of Things IoT Developer | WebRTC
Summit DevOps Summit: "Dev" Developer Focus DevOps Summit: "Ops" Operations
Containers are not being considered for the first time by the cloud
community, but a current era of re-consideration has pushed them to the top
of the cloud agenda. ... (more)
Cloud computing adds flexibility to enterprise IT. When companies wish to
take advantage of this, they are finding they need to turn to microservices
instead of their traditional, monolithic architectures to accommodate
Microservices can overcome the challenges presented by frequent change, "by
splitting monoliths into multiple independent services, each with its own
simple business logic," according to Sergey Sverchkov, a Solutions Architect
with Altoros. Doing so leads to another issue: "choosing either PaaS or IaaS
for microservices is an open question, " he ... (more)
I followed a meetup last night in Austin presented by Michael Cote of 451
Research and CloudCamp co-founder Dave Nielsen. John provided a review of the
past five years of cloud computing and Dave talked about some current
strategies in using PaaS. The overall program provided a nice and thorough
review of where we've been and where we are.
The global nature of the cloud reaches to most nations. In the modern era,
enterprise IT evolves at a similar pace worldwide, rather than in North
America and Western Europe first, as in days past. Depending on what
particular aspect you're ex... (more)
The Great Convergence of WebRTC and the 'Internet of Things'
It's the Great Convergence! That is, the convergence of the IoT and WebRTC.
"From telemedicine to smart cars, digital homes and industrial monitoring,
the explosive growth of IoT has created exciting new business opportunities
for WebRTC, real time calls and messaging," says Ivelin Ivanov, CEO and
Co-Founder of Telestar.
Ivelin will be one of the featured speakers at our @WebRTCSummit, to be held
Nov 4-5 as part of the overall @CloudExpo @ThingsExpo conference and
exhibition Nov 4-6, at the Santa Clara Convention Center,... (more)
I'll be hosting an SAP HANA Cloud webinar at 11am eastern time, Wednesday,
October 29. You can sign up now.
Featured speakers will be Allan Adler, Managing Partner, Channel Cloud
Consulting, and Thorsten Leiduck, VP ISVs & Digital Commerce, SAP.
Attendees will learn about
• Cloud economics, hybrid cloud strategy, market size and opportunity
• Introduction to SAP HANA Cloud Platform and how to:
- Build new next-generation applications
- Extend on-premise solutions non-disruptively through extensions in the
- Extend existing cloud solutions and building customized business processe... (more)