As announced in previous posts, we report below the agenda of the Cloud Computing in Switzerland workshop, chaired by ICCLab from 8.45 AM to 10.45 AM today at the 30th birthday of the Swiss Informatics Society SI – the HES-SO Fribourg.
8:45 – 9:00 Intro by Christof Marti (ZHAW)
Workshop introduction, goals and activities on Cloud Computing at ZHAW.
9:00-09:20 Peter Kunszt (Systemsx)
The view of the scientific community on technological trends and the opportunities offered by Cloud Computing infrastructures.
“Cloud computing services for research – first steps and recommendations”
9:20-09:40 Markus Brunner (Swisscom)
The view of the operators on how cloud computing is transforming the ecosystem and related risks & challenges.
9:40-10:00 Sergio Maffioletti (University of Zurich)
The view of the scientific community on how cloud technology could be used as a foundation for building a national research support infrastructure.
“Roadmap for an Open Cloud Academic Research Infrastructure”
10:00-10:20 Michèal Higgins (CloudSigma) - remote
The view of the industry on how cloud computing is transforming the ecosystem and related risks & challenges.
“CloudSigma and the Challenges of Big Science in the Cloud”
10:20-10:40 Muharem Hrnjadovic (RackSpace)
An overview of key capabilities of cloud based infrastructures like OpenStack and challenging scenarios.