NEEDHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Cloud Standards Customer Council (CSCC) is pleased to announce that it will host the Cloud Industry Symposium at the Omni Parker House in Boston, MA on June 18th.
Following on the heels of the successful CSCC Public Sector Cloud Summit in Reston, VA on March 24th, the Symposium will bring together acknowledged cloud technology and business leaders from different industries to exchange information on current projects, future plans and prioritized requirements. Specific talks will include a discussion on hybrid cloud options by Judith Hurwitz, President and CEO, Hurwitz & Associates. Hurwitz, co-author of six For Dummies books including: Hybrid Cloud for Dummies and Cloud Computing for Dummies – will present a session on how shared cloud environments are being used.
“The Cloud Standards Customer Council (CSCC) Symposium will offer attendees a great opportunity to hear from not only the end-users in multiple industries, but the product partners that make the cloud available to these industries,” said Melvin Greer, Senior Fellow at Lockheed Martin and chair of the CSCC Steering Committee. “The day promises to be a great event with key discussions focusing on hybrid cloud options, cloud security and privacy, and the use of cloud in big data solutions.”
Attendees are expected to hail from a broad range of industries since the challenges, requirements, and best practices of cloud computing are important and relevant subject matter to a wide range of practitioners. Speakers will present the cloud from a variety of perspectives and experiences.
The registration fee for the event is $225 USD, $175 USD for CSCC members. To view the full agenda and to register, visit www.cloudstandardscustomercouncil.org/061814/index.htm.
The Cloud Standards Customer Council (CSCC) is an OMG end-user advocacy group dedicated to accelerating cloud’s successful adoption and drilling down into the standards, security and interoperability issues surrounding the transition to the cloud. While not a standards organization, CSCC complements existing cloud standards efforts by establishing a core set of client-driven requirements that ensure cloud users will have the same freedom of choice, flexibility and openness they have with traditional IT environments. CSCC is open to all end-user organizations. Its annual sponsors include: IBM, Dell, and Software AG. For more information, visit www.cloud-council.org.