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Cloud Native Silicon Valley

May 8, 2015, 12:30 – 3:00 AM

In-person event

About this event

Walmart Labs has a new technology campus in Sunnyvale, CA and they are opening their doors to fellow Stackers in the SF Bay Area OpenStack community. Please join Walmart, PLUMgrid, Rackspace, HP and Red Hat for OpenStack tech talks and discussions. This event is open to all OpenStack user levels.

Meetup Theme: Kilo Release and Lead Up to Vancouver


5:30 pm - 6:00 pm: Grab a Snack and Settle in. Appetizers & Sodas provided by Walmart

6:00 pm - 6:10 pm: Introduction to @WalmartLabs, Doug Woolard, Sr. Director Cloud Operations

6:10 pm - 6:50 pm: Panel moderated by Alex Freedland, Co-Founder and Chairman, Mirantis

 - Lew Tucker, VP/CTO Cloud Computing, Cisco

-  Chris Wright, Chief Technologist, Red Hat

-  Jacob Walcik, Principal Architect, Rackspace

-  Elizabeth K. Joseph, OpenStack Contributor & Eng., HP

-  Pere Monclus, Co-Founder & CTO, PLUMgrid

6:50 pm - 7:10 pm: Dinner & Social

7:10 pm - 8:00 pm: Breakout Sessions

-  “How Cloud Native Applications Make your Life Easier” with Arun Jacob of HP

-  “Neutron in Kilo Release” with Pere Monclus & Gaetano Borgione of PLUMgrid

-  “Containers in the OpenStack Ecosystem” with Jacob Walcik of Rackspace

-  “OpenStack Installation & Automation” with James Labocki & Chris Wright

- "@WalmartLabs Openstack Journey, Q&A" Walmart Team



Friday, May 8, 2015
12:30 AM – 3:00 AM UTC


  • Lisa-Marie Namphy

    Director, Developer Relations

  • John Starmer

    Kumulus Technologies

    Lead Organizer