Past Meetup

OpenStack at Mega-scale

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460 people went

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Details

5:30 pm: Arrival, networking
6:00 pm: INTRODUCTION AND WELCOME
- Steve Hallett, Symantec; Adrian Ionel, Mirantis

WHAT IS OPENSTACK AT MEGA-SCALE?
SYMANTEC AND EBAY AS CASE STUDIES
- Steve Hallett, Symantec; JC Martin, Ebay
o Workloads and apps: where is the business case
o People and business challenges:
• How to get developers to embrace OpenStack
• Barriers to adoption, How to solve them
• What works/what doesn't
o Operation at scale: How to get the ops and infra teams trained on OpenStack
o The road ahead: How can OpenStack meet the needs of mega-scale players? What are the biggest unsolved technical challenges, and who tackles them

6:45 pm: DEEP DIVE
CONTINUOUS VALIDATION AT MEGA-SCALE
- Vijay Seshadri, Symantec
o What are deployment and configuration challenges
o What design approaches exist? What are the pros- and cons
o What are the gaps between promise and reality

7:30 pm: PANEL DISCUSSION
(Symantec, eBay, Yahoo; Adrian Ionel will moderate)

8:00 pm DRINKS/NETWORKING

Speakers/Panelists:
Vijay Seshadri, Symantec (http://www.linkedin.com/in/vijayseshadri)
Steve Hallett, Symantec
JC Martin, Ebay (http://www.linkedin.com/in/jcmartin)
Preeti Somal, Yahoo (http://www.linkedin.com/pub/preeti-somal/0/890/131)
Adrian Ionel, Mirantis (http://www.linkedin.com/in/aionel)

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