Red Hat Summit and JBoss World in a Glimpse

Tuesday, June 8


In this one-hour sneak peek into a four-day event, you'll get a glimpse into what's to come at this year's Red Hat Summit and JBoss Worldin Boston. Four Red Hat presenters will highlight everything from reoccurring session topics to the many after-dinner drink possibilities.

This session will be broken into four segments. Nick Carr will discuss the Red Hat Summit session offerings, including a look into the sessions surrounding Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization and the much-anticipated Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6. Aaron Darcy will use his segment to address the JBoss World sessions that surround nearly ten JBoss offerings. Mike Ferris will give a 20-minute overview of a topic that has an entire track devoted to it, cloud computing. Allison Breeding, Red Hat's events' manager, will close the webinar with an answer to your most burning question,"where are the parties?"

Go ahead, set some educated Red Hat Summit and JBoss World expectations with this one-time-only offering.


Allison Breeding, Manager, Global Events Strategy, Red Hat

Allison Breeding manages Red Hat's event portfolio and process, which includes managing all aspects of Red Hat Summit and JBoss World. Prior to Red Hat, Allison managed strategic business development and channel partner strategy and marketing at Corning Cable Systems.

Nick Carr, Product Marketing Director, Red Hat

Nick Carr joined Red Hat in 2002 and works in the Corporate Communications organization as Product Marketing Director. Born and educated in England, he worked for Digital Equipment Corporation in Europe before moving to the United States. Nick has over 30 years experience in the computer industry, covering server and storage hardware, and operating system software, in both proprietary and open source environments. Prior to joining Red Hat, he worked at Mission Critical Linux, EMC, and Compaq Computer Corp.

Aaron Darcy - JBoss Product Line Director, Red Hat

Aaron Darcy leads the product line management effort of Red Hat's JBoss Enterprise Application Platform portfolio. Aaron joined Red Hat in 2005 as the director of global strategic services, overseeing Red Hat's technical account managers and all of Red Hat's global enterprise support partners. Prior to joining Red Hat, Aaron was a director in information technology at UBS Investment Bank, where he held a variety of roles in application development and global program management. Aaron started his career as a technology consultant with Arthur Andersen and is a graduate of Indiana University.

Mike Ferris - Director, Product Marketing, Red Hat

Michael Ferris is the Director of Product Strategy for Red Hat's cloud computing initiatives where he is responsible for identifying and designing emerging enterprise systems management and cloud offerings. Michael has more than 15 years of experience in enterprise software development and management. He led product marketing and management teams at Red Hat during the definition and introduction of the Red Hat Enterprise Linux flagship product line. Most recently, Michael guided the creation of Red Hat's enterprise security platform and cloud computing offerings.



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