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Making the European Cloud a Reality

Thursday, December 1, 2011 TIME: 9:00 AM ET/ UK 2:00 PM

Cloud is everywhere, including Europe. But, how do you practically develop a cloud strategy that is both compelling, profitable, and realistic? Attend this free webcast and participate in a live discussion on the following topics:

  • State of the European cloud market
  • How to develop a cloud strategy that is unique to your service provider practice Funding a private cloud initiative
  • Funding a private cloud initiative
  • Minimizing your risk in a cloud world

Stop waiting on the sidelines when it comes to your cloud strategy. Attend this webcast and make your cloud wishes a reality.

What Attendees will learn:
  • State of the European cloud market
  • How to develop a cloud strategy that is unique to your service provider practice
  • How to Fund a private cloud initiative
  • How to Minimize your risk in a cloud world

Who should attend:
  • MSPs
  • Value Added Resellers
  • telecommunication providers
  • Telephony providers
  • Data centers
  • Cloud providers
  • System Integrators
Justine Harris
Director, Cloud Customer Solutions Unit, EMEA, CA Technologies

Justine Harris joined CA Technologies in October 2010 to head up the Cloud Customer Solutions Unit for EMEA. In this role Justine is responsible for growing the Applogic Cloud Platform and Business Service Insight sales throughout the region. Justine’s team specifically focuses on Managed Service Providers who deliver services on to end user customers.

Justine has over fifteen years sales experience in the high tech sector and has led multiple teams in Europe, North America and Asia Pacific.

Prior to joining CA Technologies, Justine worked at International Business Systems AB as a Global Business Development Manager where she was responsible for developing customers in the US, EMEA and Russia in the automotive business division, including the provision of software and consulting services.

Justine is a member of the Australian Institute of Management.

Christoph Streit
Co-Founder and CTO ScaleUp Technologies

Christoph Streit is Co-Founder and CTO of ScaleUp Technologies. He is heading R&D at ScaleUp and overseeing the development of new technologies. He assures the operation of the technical infrastructure and helps to form our vision for cloud management.

Prior to ScaleUp, Christoph was founder and CTO of German based Internet Service Provider internet4YOU GmbH & Co. KG.

Christoph has a degree as business economist

Stephen Hurford
Cloud Services Director DNS Europe

Stephen is the Cloud Services Director at DNS Europe with responsibility for the companies cloud strategy. He previously served as consultant and communications director for DNS Europe, a general manager of a UK-based web hosting business and was the CEO of web development agency.

DNS Europe are a London-based AppLogic Cloud Business with services that include cloud application hosting, development and integration services, consulting, AppLogic MSP onboarding and are developers of the Cloud Control Panel (CCP) for AppLogic. They have 500 customers and 4 cloud hosting sites – 2 in UK and 2 in SE Europe.

Charles Weaver
CEO and Co-Founder, MSPAlliance

Charles Weaver is the CEO and co-founder of the MSPAlliance (the International Association of Managed Service Providers). Since its founding in 2000, the organization has grown from less than 5 founding members to well over 14,000 members worldwide. Under Mr. Weaver’s management the MSPAlliance has expanded its reach and influence to include education, standards of conduct, and certifications for managed services professionals and companies.