Click here to close now.


Java IoT Authors: Pat Romanski, Liz McMillan, Chris Fleck, Gary Kaiser, Elizabeth White

Related Topics: @CloudExpo, Containers Expo Blog

@CloudExpo: Blog Feed Post

The "Summer of Cloud Computing" Begins Today in New York

Cloud Expo NY has company participation from every level of the cloud computing ecosystem & a non-stop, 4-day technical program

Today, Monday June 6, when the doors to Cloud Expo New York (June 6-9) open at the Jacob Javits Center, IT infrastructure and operations professionals from around the world will be able to see with their own eyes that the "Summer of Cloud Computing" has well and truly begun.

With company participation from every level of the cloud computing ecosystem and a non-stop, 4-day technical program, Cloud Expo New York features expert speakers from every top Cloud player, including Abiquo, Amazon, Amplidata, AppZero, Aprimo, AT&T, Backupify, CA Technologies, Capgemini, Cbeyond, CiRBA, Cisco, City of Portland,,, Cloud9, CloudSwitch, CodeFutures, Dell, Dell Boomi, Desktone, Eucalyptus Systems, FastIgnite, Fiorano, Full360, Fusion-io, Global Digital Forensics, GoGrid, Google, HP, HyTrust, IBM, Intel, iGATE Patni, Impetus, Interactive Intelligence, Interxion, KPMG, Kuppinger Cole, Layered Technologies, Layer7, LogLogic, McAfee, Microsoft, MIT,, Mycroft, National Reconnaissance Office, NetDialog, The New York Times, NJVC, NYSERDA, OpSource, Oracle, OutSystems, OxygenCloud, Parabon, PayPal, PerspecSys, Ping Identity, Pitney Bowes, Pricewaterhouse Coopers, Quest Software, Racemi, Rackspace, Red Hat, RightScale, Rise Partners, Riverbed Technology, Robust Cloud, Roundarch, Servoy, SnapAppointments, Spoon, Stoneware, Sybase, Telx, 1010data, Terremark, Trend Micro, UShareSoft, Virtela, VMware, Voxel, WidePoint, Xiotech, Yahoo!, Zapthink, Zetta and Zeus Technology.

On the Expo Floor, with over 100 booths, leading technology solutions providers will be showcasing a welter of technologies aimed at making cloud computing reliable, stable and manageable for customers large and small.

The quality of the speakers is best evidenced by the fact that they include:

  • Co-Founder and CTO of Dell Boomi - Rick Nucci
  • President of Dell Services - Steve Schuckenbrock
  • CEO of Abiquo - Pete Malcolm
  • CEO & Co-Founder at RightScale - Michael Crandell
  • General Manager in Intel's Data Center Group - Jason Waxman
  • Sr. VP of the Application Platform Division at VMware - Rod Johnson
  • CTO of Rackspace - John Engates
  • CEO of Backupify - Rob May
  • CEO & Founder of GoGrid - John Keagy
  • CTO of Worldwide Services at Microsoft - Norm Judah
  • Group VP of Software Cloud Strategy for Oracle Fusion Applications - Chris Leone
  • VP of Global Cloud Computing at Yahoo! - Todd Papaioannou
  • Technology Evangelist at Amazon - Jinesh Varia
  • Developer Advocate at Google - Chris Schalk
  • Sr. Software Engineer at IBM - Doug Tidwell
  • Director, Cloud Global Practice at HP Enterprise Business - Marc Wilkinson
  • CIO of the National Reconnaissance Office - Jill T. Singer
  • CTO at PayPal - Scott Guilfoyle
  • CTO & Co-Founder of Eucalyptus Systems - Rich Wolski
  • Sr. Director of Cloud Platforms at Red Hat - Tobias Kunze
  • Co-Founder & CEO at OpSource - Treb Ryan
  • VP, Cloud Services at Terremark - Bill Lowry
  • CEO of FastIgnite - Simeon Simeonov
  • CTO & Co-founder of UShareSoft - James Weir
  • Advisor Lean IT & Cloud Computing at CA Technologies - Gregor Petri
  • Distinguished System Engineer at Cisco - Jim French
  • Sr. Mgr. of SaaS Products & Cloud Solutions at HP - Neil Ashizawa
  • CTO McAfee Content & Cloud at McAfee - Scott Chasi
  • Business Development Director at Oracle - Arturo Pereyra
  • Co-Founder of CloudCamp - Dave Nielsen
  • Director at KPMG - Bhargav Shah
  • Sr. VP of CRM at Oracle - Anthony Lye
  • CTO & Chief Architect at Layer 7 Technologies - K. Scott Morrison
  • Partner Engineering Consultant at Spoon - Lee Murphy
  • CTO of Sybase - Irfan Khan
  • CTO of Vordel - Mark O'Neill
  • CEO of AppZero - Greg O'Connor
  • Founder & CEO of Oxygen Cloud - Peter Chang
  • VP of Cloud Architecture & Services at Virtela - Ron Haigh
  • Co-Founder & CEO of Fusion-io - David Flynn
  • Co-Founder of The Rackspace Cloud - Rackspace
  • President at Layered Technologies - Brad Hokamp
  • SVP of Facilities Engineering at Terremark - Ben Stewart
  • Founder/CTO of PerspecSys - Terry Woloszyn
  • CISO for the City of Portland - Logan Kleier
  • Co-Founder & CTO of - Rik Arends
  • Engineering Fellow with NJVC - Kevin Jackson
  • Founder & CEO of Parabon Computation - Steve Armentrout
  • Managing Partner at ZapThink - Jason Bloomberg
  • Sr. Sales Engineer at Eucalyptus Systems - Paul Weiss
  • CEO of Servoy - Jan Aleman
  • Founder & CEO of Voxel - Raj Dutt
  • VP of Product Marketing at Oracle - Rex Wang
  • Global Director for Global Application Outsourcing at Capgemini - Mark Skilton
  • CTO at Ping Identity - Patrick Harding
  • Corporate Business Development at Zeus Technology - Raja Srinivasan
  • Technical Leader in the Office of the CTO at Riverbed Technology - Steve Riley
  • Product Development Lead at Rackspace - Josh Odom
  • Co-Founder, CEO & CTO at Stoneware - Rick German
  • VP of Community at - Mark Hinkle
  • Software Manager at The New York Times - Paul Robbins
  • Chief Solution Architect at Desktone - Danny Allan
  • Director of Advanced Technology & Products for Quest Software - Thomas Bryant
  • Director at PricewaterhouseCoopers - Brian Butte
  • Java EE and GlassFish Evangelist at Oracle - Arun Gupta
  • President & Co-Founder of HyTrust - Eric Chiu
  • CTO & SVP, Operations at OpSource - John Rowell
  • Co-Founder of KuppingerCole - Tim Cole
  • Product Manager in the Cloud Division at Rackspace Hosting - Megan Wohlford
  • Communications Director at Interxion - Jelle Frank
  • Co-Founder of 1Plug Corporation - Penelope Everall Gordon
  • Founder at SnapAppointments - Cody Harris
  • Co-Founder of CiRBA - Andrew Hillier
  • Co-Founder of SnapAppointments - Brock Holzer
  • Director of Integration Solutions for Aprimo - Amelia Ross
  • Executive VP at LogLogic - Bill Roth
  • VP Engineering at NetDialog - Tim Rühl
  • Developer, Web Services at JBoss/Red Hat - Anil Saldhana
  • Vice President, Products at Zetta - Chris Schin
  • CIO at Enterprise Business Partners - Pradip Sitaram
  • Sr. Director of Engineering and R&D at Impetus Technologies - Vineet Tyagi
  • 2011 Instructor at Cloud Computing Bootcamp - Larry Carvalho
  • Business Development Manager at - Lieke Arends
  • Founder & CTO of NetYce - Eric Yspeer

More Stories By Jeremy Geelan

Jeremy Geelan is Chairman & CEO of the 21st Century Internet Group, Inc. and an Executive Academy Member of the International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences. Formerly he was President & COO at Cloud Expo, Inc. and Conference Chair of the worldwide Cloud Expo series. He appears regularly at conferences and trade shows, speaking to technology audiences across six continents. You can follow him on twitter: @jg21.

Comments (0)

Share your thoughts on this story.

Add your comment
You must be signed in to add a comment. Sign-in | Register

In accordance with our Comment Policy, we encourage comments that are on topic, relevant and to-the-point. We will remove comments that include profanity, personal attacks, racial slurs, threats of violence, or other inappropriate material that violates our Terms and Conditions, and will block users who make repeated violations. We ask all readers to expect diversity of opinion and to treat one another with dignity and respect.

@ThingsExpo Stories
Too often with compelling new technologies market participants become overly enamored with that attractiveness of the technology and neglect underlying business drivers. This tendency, what some call the “newest shiny object syndrome,” is understandable given that virtually all of us are heavily engaged in technology. But it is also mistaken. Without concrete business cases driving its deployment, IoT, like many other technologies before it, will fade into obscurity.
There are so many tools and techniques for data analytics that even for a data scientist the choices, possible systems, and even the types of data can be daunting. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Chris Harrold, Global CTO for Big Data Solutions for EMC Corporation, will show how to perform a simple, but meaningful analysis of social sentiment data using freely available tools that take only minutes to download and install. Participants will get the download information, scripts, and complete end-to-end walkthrough of the analysis from start to finish. Participants will also be given the pract...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Super Micro Computer, Inc., a global leader in high-performance, high-efficiency server, storage technology and green computing, will exhibit at the 17th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on November 3–5, 2015, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Supermicro (NASDAQ: SMCI), the leading innovator in high-performance, high-efficiency server technology is a premier provider of advanced server Building Block Solutions® for Data Center, Cloud Computing, Enterprise IT, Hadoop/Big Data, HPC and Embedded Systems worldwide. Supermi...
WebRTC services have already permeated corporate communications in the form of videoconferencing solutions. However, WebRTC has the potential of going beyond and catalyzing a new class of services providing more than calls with capabilities such as mass-scale real-time media broadcasting, enriched and augmented video, person-to-machine and machine-to-machine communications. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Luis Lopez, CEO of Kurento, will introduce the technologies required for implementing these ideas and some early experiments performed in the Kurento open source software community in areas ...
Electric power utilities face relentless pressure on their financial performance, and reducing distribution grid losses is one of the last untapped opportunities to meet their business goals. Combining IoT-enabled sensors and cloud-based data analytics, utilities now are able to find, quantify and reduce losses faster – and with a smaller IT footprint. Solutions exist using Internet-enabled sensors deployed temporarily at strategic locations within the distribution grid to measure actual line loads.
“In the past year we've seen a lot of stabilization of WebRTC. You can now use it in production with a far greater degree of certainty. A lot of the real developments in the past year have been in things like the data channel, which will enable a whole new type of application," explained Peter Dunkley, Technical Director at Acision, in this interview at @ThingsExpo, held Nov 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
The Internet of Everything is re-shaping technology trends–moving away from “request/response” architecture to an “always-on” Streaming Web where data is in constant motion and secure, reliable communication is an absolute necessity. As more and more THINGS go online, the challenges that developers will need to address will only increase exponentially. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Todd Greene, Founder & CEO of PubNub, will explore the current state of IoT connectivity and review key trends and technology requirements that will drive the Internet of Things from hype to reality.
There will be 20 billion IoT devices connected to the Internet soon. What if we could control these devices with our voice, mind, or gestures? What if we could teach these devices how to talk to each other? What if these devices could learn how to interact with us (and each other) to make our lives better? What if Jarvis was real? How can I gain these super powers? In his session at 17th Cloud Expo, Chris Matthieu, co-founder and CTO of Octoblu, will show you!
Today’s connected world is moving from devices towards things, what this means is that by using increasingly low cost sensors embedded in devices we can create many new use cases. These span across use cases in cities, vehicles, home, offices, factories, retail environments, worksites, health, logistics, and health. These use cases rely on ubiquitous connectivity and generate massive amounts of data at scale. These technologies enable new business opportunities, ways to optimize and automate, along with new ways to engage with users.
Through WebRTC, audio and video communications are being embedded more easily than ever into applications, helping carriers, enterprises and independent software vendors deliver greater functionality to their end users. With today’s business world increasingly focused on outcomes, users’ growing calls for ease of use, and businesses craving smarter, tighter integration, what’s the next step in delivering a richer, more immersive experience? That richer, more fully integrated experience comes about through a Communications Platform as a Service which allows for messaging, screen sharing, video...
With major technology companies and startups seriously embracing IoT strategies, now is the perfect time to attend @ThingsExpo in Silicon Valley. Learn what is going on, contribute to the discussions, and ensure that your enterprise is as "IoT-Ready" as it can be! Internet of @ThingsExpo, taking place Nov 3-5, 2015, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA, is co-located with 17th Cloud Expo and will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world. The Internet of Things (IoT) is the most profound change in personal an...
WebRTC converts the entire network into a ubiquitous communications cloud thereby connecting anytime, anywhere through any point. In his session at WebRTC Summit,, Mark Castleman, EIR at Bell Labs and Head of Future X Labs, will discuss how the transformational nature of communications is achieved through the democratizing force of WebRTC. WebRTC is doing for voice what HTML did for web content.
SYS-CON Events announced today that Sandy Carter, IBM General Manager Cloud Ecosystem and Developers, and a Social Business Evangelist, will keynote at the 17th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on November 3–5, 2015, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
The Internet of Things (IoT) is growing rapidly by extending current technologies, products and networks. By 2020, Cisco estimates there will be 50 billion connected devices. Gartner has forecast revenues of over $300 billion, just to IoT suppliers. Now is the time to figure out how you’ll make money – not just create innovative products. With hundreds of new products and companies jumping into the IoT fray every month, there’s no shortage of innovation. Despite this, McKinsey/VisionMobile data shows "less than 10 percent of IoT developers are making enough to support a reasonably sized team....
As a company adopts a DevOps approach to software development, what are key things that both the Dev and Ops side of the business must keep in mind to ensure effective continuous delivery? In his session at DevOps Summit, Mark Hydar, Head of DevOps, Ericsson TV Platforms, will share best practices and provide helpful tips for Ops teams to adopt an open line of communication with the development side of the house to ensure success between the two sides.
The IoT market is on track to hit $7.1 trillion in 2020. The reality is that only a handful of companies are ready for this massive demand. There are a lot of barriers, paint points, traps, and hidden roadblocks. How can we deal with these issues and challenges? The paradigm has changed. Old-style ad-hoc trial-and-error ways will certainly lead you to the dead end. What is mandatory is an overarching and adaptive approach to effectively handle the rapid changes and exponential growth.
Today air travel is a minefield of delays, hassles and customer disappointment. Airlines struggle to revitalize the experience. GE and M2Mi will demonstrate practical examples of how IoT solutions are helping airlines bring back personalization, reduce trip time and improve reliability. In their session at @ThingsExpo, Shyam Varan Nath, Principal Architect with GE, and Dr. Sarah Cooper, M2Mi's VP Business Development and Engineering, will explore the IoT cloud-based platform technologies driving this change including privacy controls, data transparency and integration of real time context w...
The IoT is upon us, but today’s databases, built on 30-year-old math, require multiple platforms to create a single solution. Data demands of the IoT require Big Data systems that can handle ingest, transactions and analytics concurrently adapting to varied situations as they occur, with speed at scale. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Chad Jones, chief strategy officer at Deep Information Sciences, will look differently at IoT data so enterprises can fully leverage their IoT potential. He’ll share tips on how to speed up business initiatives, harness Big Data and remain one step ahead by apply...
Developing software for the Internet of Things (IoT) comes with its own set of challenges. Security, privacy, and unified standards are a few key issues. In addition, each IoT product is comprised of at least three separate application components: the software embedded in the device, the backend big-data service, and the mobile application for the end user's controls. Each component is developed by a different team, using different technologies and practices, and deployed to a different stack/target - this makes the integration of these separate pipelines and the coordination of software upd...
"Matrix is an ambitious open standard and implementation that's set up to break down the fragmentation problems that exist in IP messaging and VoIP communication," explained John Woolf, Technical Evangelist at Matrix, in this interview at @ThingsExpo, held Nov 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.