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Chris Swan - CohesiveFT CTO – featured in Keynote Panel at 451 Research Hosting & Cloud Transformation Summit

Cloud Experts Discuss "The Datacentre is the New Business Platform"

What: Keynote Panel: 451 Research Hosting and Cloud Transformation Summit (HCTS)
When: Tuesday, 9 April 2013
9:30am - 10:15am
Where: Grand Hall - Landmark Hotel, London
222 Marylebone Road
London NW1 6JQ UK

The Keynote Panel, at 9:30am, Tuesday 9 April, will explore and debate how organizations can and should adapt to the modern datacentre, and what digital infrastructure strategy means for this new business platform.

Panel Moderator: Tony Bishop, 451 Research, Chief Strategy Officer
Panel Participants: Chris Swan, CTO, CohesiveFT; Rob Bath, Digital Realty; Paul Boyns, the BBC; Barry Childe, of HSBC; and Roger De'Ath, Google UK.

Registration: Register online
Fees: Vary

Cloud Camp London - Software Defined Datacentres:
Chris Swan will also be presenting on the Software Defined Datacentre at the next London Cloud Camp. The theme for the 24 April event is "The Software Defined Data Centre - will SDDC change the way we migrate and deploy applications in the cloud?" The "unconference" encourages Cloud end users, IT professionals and vendors to share thoughts and experiences in open discussions. The next London Cloud Camp will be held Wednesday, 24 April at the Crypt at St. James Church, Clerkenwell Close. To register for free, visit CloudCamp.org/London.

ABOUT COHESIVEFT
CohesiveFT enables enterprises to run business operations in the cloud. Our solutions help migrate, transform and extend both customer facing systems and internal operational platforms. CohesiveFT lets enterprises build on existing IT resources, save money on a single, upfront migration and focus on an application-centric view of integration, governance and security.

CohesiveFT is a leader in enterprise application-to-cloud migration and provides more application-controlled software defined networking than all competitors combined. The CohesiveFT team has decades of experience in enterprise solution-oriented cloud brokerage. Offices in Chicago, London, Palo Alto and Belo Horizonte. To find out more, please visit www.cohesiveft.com

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Media Contacts
US and Americas:
Heidi Groshelle
Groshelle Communications (for CohesiveFT)
Tel +1 415.307.1380
[email protected] @heidigro

Europe and RoW:
Rose Ross
Omarketing (for CohesiveFT)
Tel: +44 (0)208 255 5225
[email protected] @rose_at_o

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