Montvale, Canada – (The Hosting News) – May 16, 2008 – SYS-CON’s upcoming 3rd Annual International Virtualization Conference and Expo East, scheduled for June 23-24, will take place in New York City, at the Roosevelt Hotel, featuring the leading virtualization technology providers.
Presentations will compare and contrast web application virtualization solutions such as WebSphere Extended Deployment and hardware virtualization solutions. In addition, discussions concerning systems may be combined to provide the most flexible web application hosting environment, will be offered.
The Virtualization Faculty will include such distinguished speakers as: Al Aghili (Managed Methods), Andi Mann (Enterprise Management Associates), Ariel Cohen (Xsigo Systems), Ben Rudolph (Parallels), Bob Lozano (Appistry), Bob Quinn (3Leaf Systems), Brian Martin (IBM), Carlo Innocenti Ph.D. (DataDirect Technologies), Chris Shayan (Ashna Samane), Doc D’Errico (EMC Corporation), Domenic Alcaro (APC), Etay Bogner (Neocleus), George Pradel (Vizioncore), Geva Perry (GigaSpaces), Gordon Hunt (Real-Time Innovations), Gordon Jackson (DataSynapse), Gregory Brail (Sonoa Systems), Harry Petty (Brocade), Hubert Yoshida (Hitachi Data Systems), Ian Thain (Sybase), Jacek Kruszelnicki (Numatica Corporation), Jeremy Geelan (SYS-CON Media), Joe McKendrick (WebServices.org), John Goodson (DataDirect), John Senor (iWay Software), JP Morgenthal (GXS), Keith Swenson (Fujitsu), Ken North (Computing, LLC), Kenon Owens (VMware), Kevin Epstein (Scalent Systems), Koen Aers (Red Hat/JBoss), Kyle Gabhart (Web Age Solutions), Lance Urbas (Certeon), Mario Dal Canto (SIMtone), Mark Davydov Ph.D. (Blue Cross Blue Shield), Mark Hapner (Sun Microsystems), Mark Milligan (VirtualLogix), Matt George (Fidelity Investments), Michael CareyPh.D. (BEA Systems), Michael Gorman (Whitemarsh Information Systems), Mike Pizzo (Microsoft), Miko Matsumura (Software AG), Nikita Ogievetsky (Morgan Stanley), Paul Lipton (CA), Paul Rivot (IBM), Peter Manca (Egenera), Phil Morris (Sun Microsystems), Pierre Fricke (Red Hat / JBoss), Ravi Gururaj (VMLogix), Rich Lechner (IBM), Rich Schreiber (Nastel Technologies), Richard Mark Soley (OMG), Robert Steward (DataDirect), Ron Williams (Tivoli Software), Sean Derrington (Symantec), Shai Fultheim (ScaleMP), Simon Crosby (Citrix), Stephen Herrod (VMware), Stephen Pollack (PlateSpin), Tom Bishop (BMC Software), Tom Woteki (Cisco), Ursula Sinkewicz (Fidelity Investments), Vern Brownell (Egenera), Victoria Livschitz (Grid Dynamics), Yakov Fain (Farata Systems), Zoran Cakeljic (Virtual Iron).
The Conference is sponsored by the following companies:
- DataDirect (Diamond Sponsor)
- Intel (Platinum Sponsor)
- Red Hat (Platinum Sponsor)
- Green Hills Software (Platinum Sponsor)
- Fujitsu (Gold Sponsor)
- Novell / Platespin (Gold Sponsor)
- Ceedo (Gold Sponsor)
- Software AG (Gold Sponsor)
- 3PAR (Silver Sponsor)
- APC (Silver Sponsor)
- Certeon (Silver Sponsor)
- Web Age Solutions (Silver Sponsor)
- WSO2 (Silver Sponsor)
- Stoneware (Silver Sponsor)
- AppStream (Expo Sponsor)
- Astaro (Expo Sponsor)
- Composite Software (Expo Sponsor)
- Grid Dynamics (Expo Sponsor)
- InstallFree (Expo Sponsor)
- Nastel (Expo Sponsor)
- Managed Methods (Expo Sponsor)
- Farata Systems (Expo Sponsor)
- Splunk (Expo Sponsor)
- Xsigo Systems (ExpoSponsor)
- DataSynapse (Expo Sponsor)
- Mellanox Technologies (Expo Sponsor)
- Marathon Technologies (Expo Sponsor)
- MQ Software (Expo Sponsor)
- RingCube (Expo Sponsor)
- Reflex Security (Expo Sponsor)
International Virtualization Conference and Expo faculty alumni include such notable speakers as: Brian Stevens, CTO of Red Hat; Stephen Herrod, CTO of VMware; Vern Brownell, founder and CEO of Egenera; Simon Crosby, founder and CTO of Citrix XenSource; Hubert Yoshida, vice president and CTO of Hitachi Data Systems; Jeffrey Nick, CTO of EMC; David Greschler, director of Virtualization Strategy for Microsoft; Hal Stern, vice president and distinguished engineer for Sun Microsystems; Andrew Hillier, founder and CTO of CiRBA; Alex Vasilevsky, founder and CEO of Virtual Iron; Jack Zubarev, founder and COO of SWsoft; Stephen Pollack, founder and CEO of PlateSpin; Brett Adam, founder and CEO of rPath; Kevin Brown, founder and CEO of Kidaro; Bob Lozano, founder and CEO of Appistry; and Harry Ruda, founder and CEO of Desktone.
To inquire about sponsorship and exhibit opportunities please contact Carmen Gonzalez at 201-802-3021 or by email at events(at)sys-con.com. Currently, a limited number of sponsorship and exhibition packages with multiple sponsorship discounts are available for the following international events:3rd International Virtualization Conference and Expo 2008 – East
Other events include: the 4th International Virtualization Conference and Expo 2008 – West, scheduled for
November 20-21, 2008, San Jose, CA, and the 5th International Virtualization Conference and Expo 2009 – Europe, scheduled for January 26-27, 2009, in London, England.
To learn more, please visit: www.VirtualizationConference.com