Choosing a Cloud Provider - Manchester
Thu 20 Sep 2012
Lorien Resourcing will be hosting a Cloud seminar with drinks reception at Room Restaurant, 20th September, Manchester.
Topic, “Are all cloud providers the same?” – What to look for in choosing a provider.
Speaker, Jonathon Royle, CTO at Fasthosts
Jonathon is responsible for all aspects of IT and Data Centre strategy, development and operations. He joined Fasthosts in July 2010 bringing with him more than 15 years' experience in a variety of IT disciplines. Jonathon is passionate about delivering IT services that provide business value and outstanding customer service.
Fasthosts Group provides hosting and cloud services under the two main brands of Rise and Fasthosts to over 330,000 customers. In total the Group is responsible for over 7,000 physical and 4,000 virtual customer servers, 1.5M domains and for processing 40M emails per day. Fasthosts were Microsoft’s 2011 Global Hosting Partner of the Year and is the largest Hyper-V hoster in EMEA.
Speaker, Nigel Johnson, Head of QA at Appsense
Topic, “The Challenges of implementing cloud technology and how to address them”.
Nigel Johnson currently heads the Quality Assurance and Software Integration department at AppSense. He also co-chairs AppSense’s Social Media initiative. Prior to AppSense, Nigel has held senior management positions at Blue-chip companies like Sony Ericsson and Cable & Wireless. Nigel specialises in observing evolving trends in the industry and applying them in practice within his organisation.
AppSense is a global independent software provider. They are the leading name in user virtualization solutions to businesses worldwide. Appsense enable organizations to independently manage all aspects of the user. With the advent of myriad mobile devices, Windows 7, Clouds, data privacy and ever-demanding employees, user virtualization allows you to unlock the potential of these new technologies while liberating your most valuable asset.
There are many benefits to implementing Cloud technology and also many factors to consider such as which solution best suits your company’s needs, which provider to go for and what the impact on your business will be. This event is aimed at CIOs, IT Directors, Heads of Department and IT Managers and will provide a forum to gain an insight into the implementation of Cloud technology from recognised industry experts.
Room Restaurant, Manchester
Canapés will be served
20th September 5.30pm
Book your place:
Contact James Davies on firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0161 888 2514