Developer Kick-off: Swift

Cloud Native Silicon Valley

Aug 26, 2010, 10:00 PM – Aug 27, 2010, 1:00 AM

In-person event

About this event

This time we are going to get our development environments with Swift, the open source blob store system. There will be developers on hand to help answer questions and get everything setup.

Featured Speakers:
- James Williams, CIO, NASA Ames Research Center
- Will Reese, Swift Lead Architect, Rackspace

To be best prepared, please get the following setup before coming!

- Get a launchpad id:
- Pull in your own bzr branch from:
- If you don't want to install it on your laptop, setup a VM on Rackspace, Slicehost, or Amazon (or anywhere you want)

Note, because this is hosted at NASA Ames, you must be a US Citizen to attend. Please bring some sort of identification (Drivers License, Passport, etc).



August 26 – 27, 2010
10:00 PM – 1:00 AM UTC


  • Lisa-Marie Namphy

    Director, Developer Relations

  • John Starmer

    Kumulus Technologies

    Lead Organizer