Open Cloud Day on 10-Jun-2014

University of Bern (Universität Bern, UniS, Schanzeneckstrasse 1, Bern, A003)

Swiss Open Systems User Group

Motivation and Goal

Cloud Computing becomes more and more important. To get the full power of clouds, in the view of /ch/open, these clouds should be open according of the principles open cloud initiative.  The goal is to foster open clouds and interoperability of clouds. Especially taking into account the requirements of public administrations and large, small and medium-sized businesses.  In this conference, concrete stacks are presented. The conference builds on the success of two previous Open Cloud Days in 2012 and 2013.


The event is planned as a full day event with a single track and three workshops –  training sessions in the afternoon. The programme addresses overall: Clouds for Public Administration, Success Stories of implemented clouds, Details of Cloud Technology, Cloud interoperability and EU Future Internet programme (FI-PPP). One workshop of the afternoon is dedicated to the OpenStack and CloudStack technologies with user groups.

As in previous editions, the target audience will encompass:  CIOs and Technical Managers, IT staff in public administrations and businesses, Technical Architects, System Engineers and Software Developers, Members of Open Source cloud projects and Cloud software vendors and service providers.