Cloud Computing: Why Your Skill Set Matters

Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Time: 12:00 p.m. / 5:00 p.m. London
 
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Scott Ferguson, Editor, Enterprise Cloud News & Light Reading

Chip Childers, CTO, Cloud Foundry Foundation

You hear it again and again from the IT community: The skills you have matter. However, what does that mean in the era of cloud computing, PaaS and DevOps? When it comes to developing apps that work in the cloud, the skill sets that businesses are requiring from IT are changing dramatically. At the same time, the barriers between different parts of the department – systems admin, network admin and operations – are breaking down at the same time that the cloud is creating different demands. What do you need to know to survive and thrive in this world? Join Enterprise Cloud News Editor Scott Ferguson, and the CTO of the Cloud Foundry Foundation, Chip Childers, as they discuss the cloud, new skills sets, DevOps and what you need to know to keep ahead of the game in this new world. Join us on Wednesday, Sept. 27, at 12:00 p.m. ET to learn more.



 

Scott Ferguson, Editor, Enterprise Cloud News & Light Reading
Prior to joining Enterprise Cloud News, he was director of audience development for InformationWeek, where he oversaw the publications' newsletters, editorial content, email and content marketing initiatives. Before that, he served as editor-in-chief of eWEEK, overseeing both the website and the print edition of the magazine. For more than a decade, Scott has covered the IT enterprise industry with a focus on cloud computing, datacenter technologies, virtualization, IoT and microprocessors, as well as PCs and mobile. Before covering tech, he was a staff writer at the Asbury Park Press and the Herald News, both located in New Jersey. Scott has degrees in journalism and history from William Paterson University, and is based in Greater New York.

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Chip Childers, CTO, Cloud Foundry Foundation
Chip Childers has spent more than 18 years in large-scale computing and open source software. In 2015, he became the co-founder of the Cloud Foundry Foundation. He was the first VP of Apache Cloudstack, a platform he helped drive while leading Enterprise Cloud Services at SunGard and then as VP Product Strategy at Cumulogic. Prior to SunGard, he led the rebuild of mission-critical applications for organizations, including IRS.gov, USMint.gov, Merrill Lynch and SEI Investments. Chip is an experienced speaker at events like OSCON, LinuxCon North America, LC Japan, LC EU, ApacheCon, O’Reilly Software Architecture Conference and many more.

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