Considerations for Choosing the Right Platform for Linux Workloads

Considerations for Choosing the Right Platform for Linux Workloads

 

Available On Demand
Duration 60min
Speakers
Jim Zemlin
Executive Director
The Linux Foundation
Jim Zemlin
Zemlin’s career spans three of the largest technology trends to rise over the last decade: mobile computing, cloud computing and open source software. Today, as executive director of The Linux Foundation, he uses this experience to accelerate the adoption of Linux and support the future of computing. Zemlin has been recognized as a top Linux and open source blogger and is widely quoted in the press on Linux and the changing economics of the technology industry. His writing has appeared in Businessweek, Wired, and other top technology journals. He is a regular keynote speaker at industry events such as the Atlantic Big Science Summit, OSCON, LinuxCon, Gartner Group Forums, and TEDx, among others.
 
Filipe Miranda
Systems Architect
Red Hat
Filipe Miranda
Jim Wasko
Director
IBM's Linux Technology Center (LTC)
Jim Wasko
Jim Wasko is Director of IBM's Linux Technology Center (LTC), where he is responsible for Linux development across IBM's broad product portfolio. His Linux involvement began in 2000 leading the team that provided enterprise-level Linux support - a major step by IBM at the time. He then held various leadership roles in Linux development in the LTC during the mid-2000's. With Linux being the foundation for cloud computing, he next spent three years as the Program Director for Cloud Computing development in IBM's Systems and Technology group, helping create IBM's public and private cloud offerings. In 2010, Jim returned to lead the LTC in his current role as Director and in 2012, the LTC mission was expanded to include OpenStack and Hadoop open source development.
Open source software like Linux addresses your business needs, but it also brings the challenge of maintaining the quality of service (QoS), reliability and security previously achieved with proprietary software solutions.

Register for this webcast to learn:

  • Why Linux workloads are growing in the enterprise
  • How to simplify your Linux-based IT environment to reduce infrastructure costs and free up IT staff time
  • Why TCO and TCA factors aren't your only platform considerations
  • Achieve enhanced security through virtualization technologies
  • Streamline Linux workloads through system consolidation

Attend this webcast to find out why your choice of platform to run highly scalable, reliable and flexible industry-standard Linux environments is critical for your success.
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