Open Cloud Computing Expert to Speak at Open World Forum

Jim Kaskade of SIOS Technology will discuss the benefits of open cloud computing and how to improve the current state of interoperability between clouds

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San Mateo, CA (PRWEB) September 22, 2010

The General Manager and Chief of Cloud for SIOS Technology Corp., a leading provider of open cloud computing solutions for Fortune 1000 companies, is a featured speaker on Oct. 1 at Open World Forum, at the Eurosites George V Convention Center in Paris.

Jim Kaskade of SIOS will participate in the forum’s “Think Tank Open Cloud Workshop,” where speakers will detail their companies’ cloud offerings. Workshop participants will discuss the benefits of open cloud computing and how to improve the current state of interoperability between clouds.

Open World Forum, held Sept. 30-Oct. 1, attracts decision makers from technology companies to discuss open source technology and its economic and social impacts.

SIOS recently unveiled a strategic global expansion for its business of assisting large enterprises in adopting cloud computing technology, leveraging its previous success in serving the data centers of Fortune 1000 enterprises based in Japan. Kaskade will provide details on SIOS Technology’s differentiated cloud solution providing application management and automation across multiple cloud environments with integrated application as well as data availability solutions.

Kaskade is responsible for setting SIOS’ global cloud strategy. He most recently founded and led a digital media SaaS company serving more than 10,000 enterprises including recognized giants such as Lucasfilm, SonyBMG, the National Basketball Association, Viacom and News Corp. Kaskade is a business leader having spent more than a decade in the data center with the largest data warehousing installations in the world, working for such companies as NCR, AT&T and Teradata. He also spent a decade as a CEO for several Silicon Valley venture-backed startups.

More on the Open World Forum workshop featuring Kaskade is at: http://www.openworldforum.org/attend/program/agenda/open-cloud-workshop

About SIOS Technology Corp.

SIOS Technology Corp. is assisting large enterprises move into cloud computing. Leveraging its experience in data center management, open source software and business continuity, SIOS Technology Corp. is delivering a robust and assured platform as a service (PaaS) solution to enterprise customers. The SIOS cloud platform is an on-premise solution allowing CIOs to maximize their existing investments in data center infrastructure while aggressively moving workloads safely and securely into the cloud. SIOS Technology Corp. is a unit of SIOS Technology Group based in Japan, a recognized provider of Web application software and data center infrastructure, with a focus on the development and distribution of open source software.

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