SOURCE: Integration Developer News

February 08, 2011 06:00 ET

IDN Announces Online Conference for Private Cloud and Virtualization

Sponsored Speaking Opportunities for April 21 Broadcast Closes February 18th

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - February 8, 2011) - A half-day, multi-speaker webcast devoted to Private Cloud and Next-Gen Virtualization will be broadcast live on the NET on April 21, 2011, produced by Integration Developer News. Details follow:

WHAT: CLOUDcon: Virtualization is an online conference in which experts in Private Cloud and Next-Gen Virtualization present successful strategies and cutting-edge technologies, as well as answer attendees' questions concerning the deployment and management of these activities in the enterprise. Conference topics will span design-time and runtime production issues that include:

  • Provisioning private clouds/virtualization to meet reliability and SLA needs;
  • Best practices for deploying and managing applications in the cloud;
  • Managing 'virtualization sprawl';
  • Managing demand spikes from cloud testing, QA and deployment;
  • Getting real-time visibility and reporting without huge overhead;
  • Updating production applications/data in a private cloud environment.
  • And other topics such as: cost-justification, project selection, private/public/hybrid clouds, on-ramping, testing, measuring ROI and integrating enterprise assets.

ATTENDEE BENEFITS: The conference addresses the needs of executive managers, enterprise architects, and project managers in data centers, operations, IT systems and testing who are looking for scalable, resilient, adaptive infrastructures to meet today's changing requirements.

The event is free for attendees. Register at


  • Two speaking opportunities (keynote and a solo presentation);
  • Center stage positioning as a thought-leader;
  • Six months post-event hosting;
  • Guaranteed lead generation: 500 minimum.

Past CLOUDcon sponsors have included IBM, HP, Cast Iron Systems, Pervasive, OpSource, Attachmate, SAP, Metastorm, RightScale, and Informatica.

CONFERENCE SPONSOR: CLOUDcon: Virtualization is another in a series of online conferences, presented by IDN, for technology providers in various areas including Service Oriented Architecture (SOA), Business Intelligence (BI), Business Process Management (BPM) and Cloud Computing, among others.

According to Tom Donoghue, Publisher of Integration Developer News, "This event, our fifth online conference for enterprise cloud computing, promises to attract more than 1,000 registrants. Previous attendees tell us how much they appreciated hearing from top authorities on the subject of Cloud Computing -- all in one day and from the convenience of their desktop."

Integration Developer News, launched in 2002, is the leading electronic newsletter (circulation 71,000) for enterprise architects, middleware developers and integration professionals interested in design-to-deployment phases for leading integration topics.

IDN ( covers Software Integration issues including SOA, BPM, BI, Cloud Computing, Governance and Enterprise Open Source. IDN also produces lead-generation programs such as online conferences, webinars and community development programs for technology providers in these sectors.