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Cloud Expo Silicon Valley: Interacting with a Cloud

Nebula’s Gabriel Hurley to discuss the current state of cloud interaction and the potential of new interaction paradigms

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From the command line to web APIs to dashboards, how you interact with your cloud shapes the potential it holds for you. Current industry trends favor arcane CLI tools, resource-oriented dashboards, and orchestration driven by hand-written recipes. How do average users accomplish anything in this paradigm? They copy-and-paste from Google to get their jobs done. We can all do so much better.

In his session at the 11th International Cloud Expo, Gabriel Hurley, Senior Developer at Nebula, Inc., will cover the current state of cloud interaction and the potential of new interaction paradigms. Topics will cover cloud-scale workload-centric dashboards, real-time event-driven interactions, intelligent CLIs, and APIs that empower every level of cloud consumer, all in the context of modern distributed (and even federated) architectures. Come see where we are, where we're going, and what currently stands in the way.

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Speaker Bio:
Gabriel Hurley is Senior Developer at Nebula, Inc. He is the Project Technical Lead for the Horizon (OpenStack Dashboard) project, a core contributor for the Keystone (OpenStack Identity) project, and a core committer for the Django web framework. He has developed numerous dashboard tools at both NASA and Nebula, contributed code to all the core OpenStack projects, and developed client interfaces for numerous well-known APIs. His background is in web development and interface design with a focus on Python and JavaScript.

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Cloud Expo 2012 Silicon Valley, November 5-8, 2012, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA, will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading Cloud industry players in the world.

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Cloud Expo Silicon Valley will attract more than 10,000 delegates from 48 countries and over 200 sponsors and exhibitors!

All main layers of the Cloud ecosystem will be represented at the 11th International Cloud Expo - the infrastructure players, the platform providers, and those offering applications, and they'll all be here to speak, sponsor, exhibit and network.

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