Friday 10. Jun 2016 – Main event


We have a super line up of speakers for the upcoming OpenStack Days Ireland event – a first time event where the OpenStack Foundation and Ireland come together! See our full program below:

8:00 Registration
8:30 Tea/Coffee/Scones
9:00 Emerging Trends in Cloud Technology Jonathan Bryce, Chief Executive and Co-Founder of the OpenStack Foundation
9:20 OpenStack. Open Source. Open Mind. Ruchi Bhargava, Director of Datacenter and Cloud, Intel
9:40 OpenStack Roadmap Update – Painted Green just for Ireland Pete Chadwick, Senior Product Engineer, Cloud Infrastructure, SUSE

Mark Baker, Ubuntu Server Product Manager, Canonical

Carol Barrett, Data Center Software Planning, Intel

10:10 Why OpenStack should be on Every Decision Makers Shortlist Simon Briggs, EMEA Cloud Technical Strategist, SUSE
10:40 Managing OpenStack in the Enterprise Ken Pepple, CTO and co-Founder, Solinea
11:05 Modelling, Deploying and Managing Applications on OpenStack Duncan Johnston-Watt, CEO, Cloudsoft

John O’Mara, Cloud Services Offering Manager, IBM

11:30 Our Experience Deploying and Using OpenStack Adrian Smith, Senior Software Engineer, Workday
11:55 Announce lunch plans Haidee McMahon, MC and Event Organiser, Intel
12:00 Lunch in the Brasserie Restaurant
13:30 Network Functions Virtualization – The Opportunity for OpenStack and Open Source Mark McLoughlin, Director of Engineering, Red Hat
14:00 Taking the Chaos Out of Container Scheduling and Networking Alexander Gabert, Senior Systems Engineer, Midokura
14:25 Kubernetes Networking on OpenStack – Cloud Native vs Overlay Approaches Keith Byrne, Systems Architect, Ammeon

Rob Mason, Systems Architect, Ammeon

14:55 DPDK, Collectd & Ceilometer: The Missing Link between My Telco Cloud and The NFV Infrastructure Maryam Tahhan, SDN/NFV Network Software Engineer

Intel,Emma Foley, SDN/NFV Network Software Engineer, Intel

Carlos Goncalves, R&D Engineer, NEC

15:20 Measuring OpenStack Performance Surya Naredla, Principal Software Engineer, Dell

Gael Rehault, Test Principal Engineer, Dell

15:50 Tea/Coffee/Scones
16:05 Success with OpenStack: Combining the 99,99% Building blocks Jason Cannavale, Senior Director, OpenStack Product Development, Rackspace
16:30 Enhancing Security on Compute nodes Stefano Canepa, Software System Engineer, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
16:55 Keep Calm and Use OpenStack Consistently Mike Perez, Cross-Project Developer Coordinator, the OpenStack Foundation
17:20  It’s a wrap! Haidee McMahon, MC and Event Organiser, Intel

Meet our wonderful team : Angelene, Estelle, Yvonne, Dusan, Emma, Igor, Prithiv, Stephen, David and Keith

17:30 – 19:30 SHHHHH IT’S A SURPRISE!