SOURCE: Piston Cloud Computing, Inc.

Piston Cloud Computing, Inc.

July 11, 2012 11:00 ET

Piston Cloud CEO to Present at OSCON 2012

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - Jul 11, 2012) - Piston Cloud Computing, Inc., the enterprise OpenStack company, today announced its co-founder and CEO, Joshua McKenty, will be presenting "OpenStack: The Future of Computing" at OSCON 2012, taking place in Portland, Oregon, July 16 - 20, 2012. Joshua will be a featured speaker at OSCON's OpenStack Day, which will include presentations and conversations about core projects, the community, and the past, present and future of OpenStack.

In just under two years, OpenStack has become the fastest growing open source platform ever and the hype matches its speed of growth. With three releases, nearly 100 new code contributors and three new core projects added, 2011 was a whirlwind year. This session will review notable OpenStack advances and a preview of what is to come.

Tuesday, July 17, 2012
4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. PDT

Oregon Convention Center
777 NE Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.
Portland, Oregon

For more information or to register for the conference, please visit

About Piston Cloud Computing, Inc.
Piston Cloud Computing, Inc. is the enterprise OpenStack™ company. Founded in early 2011 by technical team leads from NASA and Rackspace®, Piston Cloud's technology is built on OpenStack, the fastest-growing, massively scalable open source cloud framework. The company's core product, Piston Enterprise OpenStack™ is the first cloud operating system built on OpenStack, and is specifically focused on security and the easy operation of enterprise private cloud environments. Piston Cloud is based in San Francisco and funded by Hummer Winblad, True Ventures and Divergent Ventures. Visit Piston Cloud online at or follow them on twitter at @pistoncloud.

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