Open Cloud Architecture Best Practices

Open Cloud

Open Cloud Architecture Best Practices

On demand

This webinar is the latest session in the Building an Open Cloud webinar series.

If you want to unlock the full benefits of cloud economics and gain agility across your entire infrastructure, the only path is through implementing an open cloud architecture. In this webinar, learn how customers and Red Hat's internal IT organization used best practices to implement an open cloud infrastructure that will enable your IT organization to:

  • Bring new applications and services online more quickly for faster time-to-revenue.
  • Enable the business to respond more quickly to opportunities and threats.
  • Reduce risk by maintaining control of your technology roadmap while adopting new capabilities in an evolutionary way.
Registrants will receive a link to the on-demand recording after the live event for the Building an Open Cloud webinar series.

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Larry Spangler – Manager, Solutions & Channels, Red Hat Consulting
Larry Spangler leads Red Hat’s global team of architects leveraging diverse Red Hat and complementary technologies to develop and deliver compelling solutions for Red Hat, its Partners, and their clients. With more than 21 years of experience in software development, technical leadership, solution development, and consulting across commercial and federal spaces, he possesses a unique ability to build solutions, services, and the organizations that deliver them.

Eric Brown - Senior Manager - IT Enterprise Architecture, Red Hat
As head of the IT Enterprise Architecture program, Eric Brown is responsible for Red Hat's overall internal IT Enterprise Architecture strategy, which includes Red Hat IT's Cloud Services Strategy. He has more than 15 years of experience as an IT technologist, working with numerous technology start up. At Red Hat, Eric has held numerous roles, including acquisition integration activities, data center operations and strategy and IT Service Management. He holds a bachelor's degree from Georgia Institute of Technology.

Jim Strong - IT Cloud Services, Red Hat
Jim Strong recently assumed leadership for Red Hat IT Cloud Services, after over 4 years managing the Red Hat IT Systems Operations Center responsible for the strategy and operations for data center services, enterprise storage, servers and virtualization. An Open Source and Linux fanatic for 20 years, Jim has 27 years IT experience, including over 12 years building and leading effective teams, 10 years consulting and service delivery with Collective Technologies, and 6 years active duty as a United States Marine.



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