SOURCE: Mirantis

September 14, 2015 00:01 ET

2nd Annual OpenStack Silicon Valley Sold Out With More Than 750 Attendees From Open Cloud Community

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA--(Marketwired - Sep 14, 2015) - Mirantis, the pure-play OpenStack company, in conjunction with the OpenStack Foundation and sponsor support from Google, IBM, Intel, NetApp, RackSpace and many others, hosted the second annual OpenStack Silicon Valley event on August 26 and 27, with more than 750 attendees gathered at the sold-out two day event. Watch keynote videos, or view photos and presentations from the event.

Attendees included more than two dozen analysts and journalists from Gartner, Forrester, Wall Street Journal, TechCrunch, Tech Target, Cloud Spectator, CloudDon, CloudPulse, Data Center Knowledge, IDG, ITBE, SD Times, SDxCentral, Evaluator Group, 451 Research, IDC, The New Stack, theCUBE, Web Host Industry Review, and media from the the UK, France and Germany.

This year's speaker list boasted leading cloud experts such as:

  • Adrian Cockcroft, Technology Fellow, Battery Ventures
  • Alex Polvi, CEO, CoreOS
  • Randy Bias, VP Technology of the Emerging Technologies Division, EMC
  • Craig McLuckie, Senior Product Manager, Google
  • Mark Interrante, Senior VP of Engineering, HP
  • Diane Bryant, Senior VP and General Manager of the Data Center Group, Intel
  • James Staten, Chief Strategist of Cloud+Enterprise Division, Microsoft
  • Alex Freedland, President, Mirantis
  • Boris Renski, Co-Founder and CMO, Mirantis
  • Jonathan Bryce, Executive Director, OpenStack Foundation

OpenStack Silicon Valley 2015 was sponsored by Google, IBM, Intel, NetApp, Rackspace, A10 Networks, BlueBox, Cisco, Citrix, HP, Nimble Storage, Oracle, Red Hat, SolidFire, StackVelocity, Supermicro, Ubuntu, AppFormix, Arista, Nuage Networks, Pivotal, PLUMgrid, SUSE, Talligent, VMWare, Wipro, and theCUBE.

About Mirantis
Mirantis is the pure play OpenStack company. Mirantis delivers all the software, services, training, and support needed for running OpenStack. More customers rely on Mirantis than any other company to get to production deployment of OpenStack at scale. Mirantis is among the top three companies worldwide in contributing open source software to OpenStack, and has helped build and deploy some of the largest OpenStack clouds in the world, at companies such as Cisco, Comcast, Ericsson, NASA, Samsung and Symantec. Mirantis is venture-backed by August Capital, Ericsson, Intel Capital, Insight Venture Partners, Sapphire Ventures, WestSummit Capital, Sielgler & Guff and Goldman Sachs, with headquarters in Mountain View, California. Follow us on Twitter at @mirantisit.

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