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A Cloud Odyssey

Meet Oracle at Cloud Expo New York

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Join Oracle at 14th Cloud Expo on a journey to Terranuvem, the cloud planet, where you will learn key success factors for your own journey to the cloud. From Big Data Management Systems to Platform-as-a-Service, the following sessions from Oracle will provide attendees with the latest solutions and strategies.

Day 2 Keynote | Cloud Odyssey: A Hero's Quest - June 11, 9:10 - 10:10 am
Sandra Cheevers, Principal Product Director, Cloud Product Marketing at Oracle
The time has come for humanity's first interstellar trek to Terranuvem, the cloud planet, and Chief Engineer Cyrus Agarwal has been chosen to ready a ship for the voyage. He must make the right architectural choices to transform the ship for the long journey and be prepared for the unknown. He will be tested and overcome challenges during the mission. Join Cyrus and the crew of the Stratus for a unique, sci-fi movie experience while learning key success factors for your own journey to cloud.

General Session | Big Data Management System: Smart SQL Processing across Hadoop and Your Data Warehouse - June 11, 10:15 - 10:45 am
Marty Gubar, Director of Product Management at Oracle
Understanding the future of Big Data is crucial in the early stages of decision making around Big Data architectures. In the enterprise, what stands out is the need to integrate Hadoop smoothly into your existing data warehouse architecture, while taking advantage of existing skills and investments. In this session we'll present a strategy for enabling integrated data management using both Hadoop and relational technologies. In particular, we'll look at how SQL, long the standard for the data warehouse, is increasingly being used on Hadoop. The real prize, though, is Smart SQL processing, seamlessly integrating the data warehouse and Hadoop into a single, Big Data Management System.

Reduce Complexity and Accelerate Innovation with IaaS and PaaS - June 12, 2:50 - 3:25 pm
Gene Eun, Sr. Director, Oracle Cloud at Oracle
Are you interested in accelerating innovation, simplifying deployments, reducing complexity, and lowering development costs? The cloud is changing the face of application development and deployment, with enterprise-grade infrastructure and platform services making it possible for you to build and rapidly scale enterprise applications.

Join this session to learn about the latest solutions and strategies for application developers and enterprise IT organizations to leverage Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and Platform as a Service (PaaS) to build and deploy modern business applications in the cloud.

Top 5 Best Practices for Your Application Platform as a Service Audience - June 10, 4:40 - 5:15 pm
Ayalla Goldschmidt, Senior Director of Product Marketing at Oracle
The benefits of using a Cloud Platform-as-a-Service are clear - higher elasticity, lower cost and risk, and support for new business models. But what are some of the pitfalls? What type of workloads should you start with? And what will make your deployment successful? Based on data from a recent survey of 300 IT organizations, many businesses are in the process of developing a PaaS architecture and infrastructure requirements for their cloud-based application PaaS. In this session we will share results from this survey including successful Application PaaS use cases. Find out how your peers are planning for this new computing model and what the top five best practices are.

Plug into the Cloud: Your Blueprint to Database as a Service - June 11, 2:50 - 3:25 pm
David Swanger, Senior Director of Oracle Database Product Marketing at Oracle
Enterprise IT is under increasing pressure to deliver better services to the business faster, at lower cost, and with higher quality of service. Now, there's a new page in the CIO playbook - delivering enterprise Database as a Service. During this session, learn how a Database as a Service (DBaaS) solution delivers on a broad range of requirements including simplified database consolidation and self-service provisioning. We'll discuss how Oracle's new multitenant architecture provides a superior enterprise database platform with new levels of flexibility, resiliency, and efficiency.

From Supply-led to Demand-led: Lead Your IT to Better Serve Your Users - June 11, 2:50 - 3:25 pm
Scott McNeil, Product Marketing Analyst - Enterprise Manager at Oracle
Learn about the strategies and technologies that can help you accelerate your IT organization's journey to private cloud. In this session, you will learn how to plan, build and deploy different approaches for implementing Self-Service IT, and discover best practices for how organizations can successfully move to the cloud using a demand-led strategy. We will also provide examples of early adopters who have achieved success using these techniques.

A Rock Star Faculty, Top Keynotes, Sessions, and Top Delegates!
Cloud Expo® 2014 New York, June 10-12, 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, New York, June 10-12, 2014.

All main layers of the Cloud ecosystem will be represented at the 14th 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.

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