Dr. Songnian Zhou, CEO of Platform Computing, will be joined by James Staten, principal analyst at Forrester Research, to discuss strategies and best practices that mid- and large-sized enterprises must consider when choosing a private Cloud vendor. Mr. Staten will also discuss findings from his recent report, "Market Overview: Private Cloud Solutions" (May 2011). For most enterprises, private and hybrid Clouds are widely acknowledged to be the next step that will allow IT organisations to become more agile, innovate and reduce expenses over time.
Registration for the webinar is now open to the public, and Platform Computing invites all CIOs, IT managers, enterprise architects, business analysts, Cloud strategy teams and similar interested parties to join the discussion. In addition to discussing Mr. Staten's report and strategies for private Cloud selection, Mr. Staten and Dr. Zhou will also offer their observations on the following: