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Leveraging the Cloud for Better User Experience at Cloud Expo New York

EffectiveUI to explore the flexible nature of cloud computing to rapidly design and deploy integrated enterprise applications

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The cloud has many benefits, but when it comes to application development, how does the cloud help enterprises and development teams create custom software and applications that end users actually care about? Using real world examples from Adobe, Herff Jones and Navy Federal Credit Union, this session will highlight the advantages cloud computing provides for quickly developing custom software and applications with compelling user experiences.

In their general session at the 10th International Cloud Expo, Anthony Franco, president of EffectiveUI, and Ken Guiberson, CTO of EffectiveUI, will explore:

  • Using the flexible nature of cloud computing to rapidly design and deploy integrated enterprise applications
  • Leveraging the cloud for a highly visible and transparent development process
  • Using a service-oriented architecture (SOA) to create a hybrid cloud

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Speaker Bios:
Ken Guiberson serves as the CTO at EffectiveUI, and is responsible for the company's overall technology vision. The technology services that he manages, along with EffectiveUI's customer insight and design teams, deliver award-winning creative and humanizing software to Fortune 500 clients. Ken also plays an essential role in working with EffectiveUI clients' corporate technology executives on their digital experience strategies.

Ken joined EffectiveUI in 2006 and was general manager in the company's Rochester, New York office. He led the technology efforts for a number of clients, including Adobe, NBC and United Airlines, all who have benefited from his UX and technology leadership to improve their customer experiences. What drives Ken is his passion for building interfaces that allow human beings to naturally interact with complex systems.

Ken has a master's degree in information technology from Rochester Institute of Technology, and Bachelor of Science degrees in mechanical engineering from Columbia University and in physics from Nebraska Wesleyan University.

A self-described, "usability fanatic," Anthony Franco, president of Denver-based EffectiveUI, co-founded his company in 2005 under the core belief that people deserve better software. In his role as president, he is responsible for building and strengthening business relationships, identifying new business opportunities and market solutions for clients and communicating the value and importance of user experience-driven business strategies. He has an extensive consulting background, providing award-winning software and user experience direction to Fortune 1000 companies.

Anthony has also written and contributed to several industry white papers, Forrester research reports, articles and "Effective UI: The Art of Building Great User Experience in Software" - a book published by O'Reilly Media on the process for creating great software.

A Rock Star Faculty, Top Keynotes, Sessions, and Top Delegates!
Cloud Expo 2012 New York, June 11-14, 2012, at the Javits Center in New York City, New York, will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading Cloud industry players in the world.

The growth and success of Cloud Computing will be on display at the upcoming Cloud Expo conference and exhibition in New York City, June 11-14, 2012, and in Santa Clara, CA, November 5-8, 2012.

The recent Cloud Expo at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA, was the largest Cloud Computing conference ever produced with more sponsors, exhibitors and delegates than all other Cloud events of the year combined!

Cloud Expo New York will attract more than 8,000 delegates from 48 countries and over 200 sponsors and exhibitors!

All main layers of the Cloud ecosystem will be represented at the 10th International Cloud Expo - the infrastructure players, the platform providers, and those offering applications, and they'll all be here to speak, sponsor, exhibit and network.

"Cloud Expo was announced on February 24, 2007, the day the term ‘cloud computing' was coined," said Fuat Kircaali, founder and chairman of SYS-CON Events, Inc. "Cloud has become synonymous with ‘computing' and ‘software' in two short years, and this event has become the new PC Expo, Comdex, and InternetWorld of our decade. By 2012, more than 50,000 delegates per year will be attending Cloud Expo."

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Cloud Expo 2012 New York "show prospectus" has shipped. Sponsorship, exhibit, and keynote opportunities can be obtained from Carmen Gonzalez by email at events (at) sys-con.com, or by phone 201 802-3021.

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