Come to this meetup to understand more about Red Hat and OpenShift, Red Hat's multi-language platform-of-a-service solution.
About Red Hat:
As you can imagine, Red Hat has grown from a single Linux distribution to a 20 year old, 1.5+ billion USD company with a portfolio of products in Operating System, Virtualization, Storage, Middleware and Cloud. We'll do a general overview of the company and talk about where the company is going to in the future. Find out more at http://redhat.com (http://redhat.com/)
About Red Hat OpenShift:
OpenShift is Red Hat's award winning, #1 leader on Gartner's Magic Quadrant Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) that allows developers to quickly develop, host, and scale applications in a cloud environment. Find out more at https://www.openshift.com/
Albert T. Wong is a solution architect at Red Hat. Jack of all trades in JavaEE, Red Hat and IBM Software and open source. Has a deep background in eCommerce and building, deploying and scaling very large websites. Albert is a UC Irvine Information and Computer Science alum. Connect with him at http://linkedin.com/in/atwong
SGVLUG is one of the oldest and most active Linux User Groups in the Greater Los Angeles area. In addition to Linux, the group also shares interests in other free and open source software, all forms of technology, and the discussion of issues that arise with the these new tools, such as privacy rights. SGVLUG attracts members from throughout LA County including Pasadena, Glendale, Burbank, and eastward throughout the San Gabriel Valley. Our members include software developers, system administrators, hardware engineers, and software users of all levels of experience. Many work in the technology field as employees, contractors or consultants, and enjoy the learning and networking opportunities available from the group. We also have many members that serve as volunteers of their time and skills at various local events, including the annual Southern California Linux Expo (SCaLE).
Join us for dinner and presentations. Dinner begins and 7 pm and any presentations will start after most people have recieved their food or 8 pm, whichever comes first. Parking for Burger Continental is off of California Blvd just west of Lake Ave in the Pavillions parking lot.