Jonathan Wisler, General Manager, Softlayer, an IBM Company
The success of open-source projects reveals the strength and meaning of the community, which becomes more than the sum of its parts, driving innovation and constant improvement. SoftLayer has always been a supporter and contributor to the ecosystem. Jonathan Wisler will share what ongoing trends he sees in the cloud computing space and what are the components you need to build a high performance open source cloud. In his discussion, he will include great management tools like OpenStack and CloudStace, and go through open source software stack to manage operating systems, databases and storage. He will give some tips how to build an open source cloud environment without sacrificing performance, security or availability.