- Cloud backup and sync provider abandons freemium for paid-only model 11 December 2013 | 12:25 pm
- Verizon plans to acquire CDN provider 11 December 2013 | 10:46 am
- Oracle joins OpenStack, integration to follow 11 December 2013 | 10:23 am
- Google pulls plug on Hong Kong datacentre 10 December 2013 | 12:05 pm
- Practice Fusion secures $85m to fuel acquisitions, expansion 10 December 2013 | 12:01 pm
Director – South East Asia / IN
"Strikes the right balance between the hardware and telecom infrastructure plus the needs of the enterprise and the software by running two separate streams at the same event. This greatly expands the event so that practitioners can get the latest information they need and can therefore use'"
Managing Partner - Asia Policy Partners LLC
" The Cloud World forum has been the international go-to gathering for carriers cloud and cloud service brokerage. The conference in Hong Kong was an intimate gathering of the leaders across Asia and the world."
Sales Engineer - Safnet
This year’s revamped forum featured over 60 enlightening sessions across three days delivered by record 71 speakers, including 36 operator & enterprise speakers. Cloud Models & uptake, Big Data, Maximising ROI, SaaS, IaaS, PaaS, infrastructure optimisation, regulation and legal frameworks, go-to-market partnerships and CEM were among the core topics to be thoroughly explored over the course of the two days.
Some of the industry’s leaders in Cloud enablement joined us for the event in 2013, including Intel,AppDirect, Oracle, TechMahindra, Telstra Global, HP, ZNAP, OX, SafeNet, China Telecom,Gigaspaces, Parallels and BCSG.
Trending Cloud Topics covered at the event in 2013 included Open Stack, Software Defined Networking & NFV, Virtualisation, Analytics, CRM, CEM, Ethernet-powered Cloud and Cloud gaming.
- In 2013, we launched a dedicated co-located session on Big Data which showed you how to make the most of this infinite resource, and explore synergies with Cloud.
- Hands-On Labs & Workshops were also integrated into the main agenda ensuring unparalleled levels of interactivity and rich learning experiences from the region’s leading solution providers. Read more...
- Our VIP Speed Networking & Meet/Greet Campaign facilitated by our Cloud World Series Head of VIP Relations, once again guaranteed meetings aplenty with the industry’s leaders in a boutique, informal environment. Check details here.
All in all, this was the only event an IT professional needed to attend to keep up to date on what’s happening with Cloud in Asia, optimise strategies, secure high level networking and to keep an eye on the competition.
We look forward to once again bringing together the entire Cloud and Big Data computing eco-system to Hong Kong next year!
In the meantime, get live updates, new speakers and all other event related announcements on Twitter @CloudWSeries #CloudAsia.
You can also join those who attended this year on LinkedIn at the official group here.
Very energic partcipation of the APJ community showing great progress in cloud computing market for this regionGlobal Lead, HP
The best event for service providers looking to find out what’s happening with Cloud ComputingManager, China Telecom
Particularly interesting to hear the ROI other operators are achieving in the regionVice President, PCCW
A very good learning experience for an upcoming cloud provider like us. After the three day event, all the aspects of cloud were covered. We now have a good idea on how to go about providing cloud solutions to customers in our regionStrategy Manager, Vodafone Fiji
A great event in seeing what’s happening with Telco Cloud all over Asia/Pacific, from all anglesHead of Cloud Strategy, KT
10 Reasons Why...
We blow other Cloud events out of the sky
Asia’s foremost Cloud Computing event – with thousands of the region’s most Senior Cloud experts joining us since 2010
The preferred meeting place of the world’s OTT Cloud leaders; Google’s Head of APAC Cloud and the Asian region Guru of AWS are among the event’s highlight keynotes for 2014
Over 70 conference sessions offering a comprehensive coverage of both telco and enterprise Cloud markets in dedicated two-day streams
The only event with a superior VIP experience to our C-level delegates and sponsors; we guarantee your face-to-face meetings through our acclaimed VIP Speed Networking sessions
Event is part of the longest running (5 years) and most geographically diverse (5 Continents) Cloud Events Series (Cloud World Series) in the world!
World-leading analysts on Telco & Enterprise Cloud are speaking at the show, with Camille Mendler and CW Cheung debating the future of Cloud
A unique C-level marketing campaign ensuring conference audience in attendance are of the highest calibre; 28 region-wide media partners are already signed up!
Featuring Hands-On Labs and Workshops as an integral part of the agenda giving the unique opportunity of an interactive product discussion in the main plenary
The Cloud event that brings together senior Public Sector ofﬁcials from across Asia to discuss Cloud Computing; the Hong Kong Government ACIO opens the show this year!
Endorsed by all major Cloud & Telecom Associations, and the place where the Asia Cloud Computing Association unveils its Cloud Readiness index