|By Jeremy Geelan||
|November 7, 2011 01:15 AM EST||
With Cloud Expo Silicon Valley (9th Cloud Expo) starting today Monday November 7 at the Santa Clara Convention Center, CA, let's introduce you in greater detail to the distinguished individuals in our incredible Speaker Faculty for the technical program at the conference...
We have technical and strategy sessions for you dealing with every nook and cranny of Cloud Computing, but what of those who are presenting? Who are they, where do they work, what else have they written and/or said about the Cloud that is transforming the world of Enterprise IT?
CLOUD EXPO SPEAKER NAME: Peter Coffee
9TH CLOUD EXPO SESSION TITLE: Open Networks, Trusted Clouds: The Road Map to 'Social' Security
SESSION DESCRIPTION: http://cloudcomputing.sys-con.com/node/1984809
BRIEF BIOGRAPHY: Listed as one of the Top 100 Bloggers in the Cloud Computing Ecosystem, Peter Coffee is VP and Head of Platform Research at Salesforce.com. He joined the company in 2007 after 18 years as a senior contributor to the enterprise IT journals eWEEK and PC Week. Based in the Los Angeles area, he works with IT professionals and ISVs to build a global community based on Force.com: the salesforce.com Platform Cloud.
BLOGS: Frequent contributor to cloudblog.salesforce.com
RECENT CLOUD COMPUTING QUOTE:
"What makes Force.com an extraordinary engine of innovation is its radical simplication compared to past IT models.
Instead of compounding legacy complexity with additional hyperlayers of complex but immature superstructure, the multitenant architecture discards entire layers of redundancy and inefficiency by sharing whatever it can – while at the same time, architecting to maintain and even increase opportunities for agile customization and competitive differentiation."
[from Saleforce.com's CloudBlog]
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