Virtualization and Cloud Management Summit

DMTF is participating in two sessions in the upcoming Virtualization and Cloud Management Summit, please see the details below.

First Webinar

Are your cloud service operations streamlined? Could your organization use an automatic broker to guarantee proper procedure? Join DMTF’s Winston Bumpus and a panel of experts as they discuss "The Rise of the Cloud Service Broker" in this upcoming webinar.

Title: "Panel Session: The Rise of the Cloud Service Broker" 

When: Wednesday, February 13 at 7 a.m. PST / 10 a.m. EST

Join our panel of thought leaders as they will help your organization develop powerful standards, ensuring the work done in the cloud can be distributed across multiple service providers. Attend live to ask your most difficult questions and engage with your colleagues. If you can't attend live, you can view the webinar immediately afterward on demand.

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Second Webinar

Storage virtualization is used both on premise and in the public cloud, but there are pressing questions that need to be addressed. How can customers avoid being locked into proprietary interface? What standards come into play? This webinar, presented by DMTF’s Mark Carlson, will detail which interfaces are commonly used and what standards are emerging to ensure interoperability and data portability in the cloud.

Title: “Storage Virtualization in the Cloud.”

When: Thursday, February 14 at 11 a.m.

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With over 30 years in the storage and networking industry, Mark Carlson has built a foundation of standard cloud interfaces. He has enabled a world where automation of administrative tasks is properly supported and becomes a necessary business direction for competitiveness. Mark is the chair of the DMTF Policy working group and represents Oracle on the DMTF Technical Committee as their VP of Alliances. Don’t miss this special chance to attend live and ask Mark Carlson your most difficult storage, virtualization and cloud questions.

These presentations are part of the BrightTALK Virtualization and Cloud Management Summit, a free online event running live on February 13-14 with presentations on storage virtualization, cloud automation, VDI, RDS and many more. Attend live to have your questions answered or view any time on demand here:

Wednesday, February 13, 2013