OpenStack Seattle 2015

Thank you for helping us make this a successful event. We are looking forward to meeting you next year! Please enjoy the videos and slides until then…

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General Session

Schedule General Sessions (Crystal Ball Room)
8:00 – 9.00 am Registration
9:00 – 9:05 am Welcome –  Sriram Subramanian
9:05 – 9.25 am Welcome Address from the Office of Mayor, Seattle –  Michael Mattmiller
9:25 – 9.50 am Opening KeynoteJonathan BryceNick Gerasimatos
9:50 – 10.20 am Where “Cattle” and “Pet” collide: a real-world view of “cloud native” services – Morgan Fainberg, HP
10:20 – 10:30 am Break
10:30 – 10:50 am Ubuntu OpenStack: Deploy, manage upgrade with easeMark Baker, Canonical
10:50 – 11:10 am Kubernetes on OpenStack –  Aswin Nair, eBay (Slides)
11:10 – 11:30 am Distros and the Future of the Cloud –  Jesse Proudman, Blue Box, an IBM Company (Slides)
11:30 – 12:00 pm Panel Discussion – OpenStack for Enterprise (Alan ClarkMorgan FainbergMark McLoughlinJesse ProudmanSean Roberts, Arturo Suarez, Moderator: Kenneth Hui)
12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch (Crystal Ball Room)
1:00 – 1:30 pm Panel Discussion – OpenStack Community & Diversity  (Niki AcostaKeith Basil,  Jill Jubinski,  Lisa-Marie NamphyImad SousouTony Campbell, Moderator: Susan Wu)
1:30 – 2:00 pm Panel Discussion – Operational Challenges running OpenStack  (Subbu AllamarajuAaron DelpEdgar MaganaSumeet SinghDevananda van der Veen, Moderator: Tim Crawford)

Special Tracks

OpenStack for Enterprises  (Crystal Ball Room) OpenStack for Telcos (Meisnest) Training/ Workshops (Heritage)
2:05 – 2:50 pm Just Enough OpenStack for DockerPaul Czarkowski, Blue Box


Designing Telco Scaled OpenStack Architectures,  Beth Cohen, Verizon


Engaging your developers with the cloud-native paradigm through an “Hackathon” event,  Marc Nozell (HP), Devon Bleak (Fox Group)
2:50 – 3.35 pm Integrated OpenStack Solutions – Red Herring or not?Karthik Prabhakar, Red Hat OpenStack in Telco Networks – Opportunities, Challenges and Use CasesStuart Benington (EMC), David Fick (Oracle)

Slides (Stu), Slides (David)

OpenStack Trove: Databases on an OpenStack Cloud, Nikhil Manchanda, HP
3:35 – 3:50 pm Break Break Break
3:50 – 4:35 pm Windows Containers, Hyper-V and OpenStack,  Ben Armstrong, Microsoft


Telecom Clouds crossing bordersChet Golding, Zefflin Systems


Juju: The Game Changer,  Arturo Suarez, Canonical
4:35 – 5:20 pm Enterprise Ready OpenStack,  Wiekus Beukes, Oracle


OpenStack Telco Use cases,  James Thorne, Rackspace


Automating Common OpenStack Tasks, Jesse KeatingJason Kennedy, Blue Box
5:20 – 5:30 pm Thank You (Johnson Lobby Lounge)
5:30 – 7.00 pm Cocktail Reception (Johnson Lobby Lounge)


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