Burstorm, a value added distributor of Cloud compute, storage and network solutions, and Learn iT! announce the Cloud Computing Workshop. Featuring a unique mix of technology and training solutions, the course is designed for technology professionals with an interest in understanding economics as well as business professionals seeking to develop and expand their basic cloud computing vocabulary.
Online PR News – 13-May-2010 – – Expanding on their existing partnership with Learn iT!, Burstorm will sponsor a Cloud Computing Workshop, with guest instructor Timothy Chou headlined to speak. Understanding that the landscape of cloud computing is cutting edge technology, Learn iT! partnered with Burstorm and Timothy Chou to deliver accessible and informative training which outlines the benefits and flexibility cloud services can offer to organizations.
While exploring some technology aspects, the one-day workshop will focus mainly on the business perspective, opening with seven clear business models and introducing key concepts of cloud computing, including:
• exploring the technologies that contribute to cloud computing,
• defining and detailing the vocabulary,
• recognizing current benefits and challenges, and
• examining the market and the leading vendor’s strategies.
Stanford University lecturer and author of “Cloud: Seven Clear Business Models”, Timothy Chou, will offer his insight as an industry leader. Co-founder of Qenso, Inc., Chou’s accomplishments include President of Oracle On Demand for six years, Chief Operating Officer at Reasoning, Inc., and Director at Tandem Computers, Inc. In the academic realm, he created and currently delivers the Stanford University “Cloud Computing” Executive Series,” developing a curriculum used by more than 15,000 universities throughout the world.
“The rapid adoption of Cloud computing has created many new compute, storage and network options for companies to consider,” said Brandon Abbey, CEO of Burstorm, Inc. “With more than 1,200 Cloud compute providers in the market, we firmly believe that educating our clients is paramount, and the first step toward educating companies about the business impact of cloud technology in these exciting but changing times.”
About Learn iT!
Founded with the purpose of providing a stimulating and energetic training atmosphere, Learn iT! serves as the trusted learning partner for corporate information technology, business management, and project management training goals. By providing consistent, excellent instruction at a competitive price, Learn iT! offers unique modular formats, which allow each student the flexibility to attend the modules appropriate to his or her learning needs.
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Cloud Computing Workshop
May 20, 2010