Open Business Conference 2014
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Open Business Conference 2014, produced by Computerworld, is ground zero for learning how to put data to use while networking with the people who are building and deploying the latest in enabling technologies and solutions.
Open Source is blazing a new path of innovation in the areas of Cloud, Big Data, Mobile applications, Enterprise Mobility and applications integration. Open Source has become ubiquitous in the Enterprise and in the business layer, as more and more organizations are reaping its considerable benefits, including speed, efficiency and cost savings.

Attend Open Business 2014 and you will discover...

    • How tools for leveraging data have opened up almost completely. From Hadoop to Open Stack to NoSQL and technologies like MongoDB, never have so many powerful technologies been available to so many. As Big Data matures, these tools are becoming increasingly accessible.
    • Ways to traverse the “last mile” of Big Data, whereby the complexity of Big Data technologies is moderated by applications.
    •  Strategies for building data-rich mobile services with open APIs to help you navigate the confusing labyrinth of cloud computing projects.
    • Why using Open Source and the Cloud can help you better manage the BYOD trend.
    • The best recruitment and training strategies to empower employees to take advantage of Big Data and associated cloud and mobile technologies.


    • Open Cloud: How open source and the Cloud converge
    • Open Data: Open source solutions for managing the Big Data challenge
    • Open Legal: Practical ways to apply legal strategies in an open source world
    • Open Mobile: Utilizing open source to address the challenges of ubiquitous connectivity
    • Open Enterprise: Open source applications for better business insights and decisions
    • Open Future: Looking inside the research labs of some of the most successful business innovators


    The Palace Hotel

    2 New Montgomery St.
    San Francisco, CA 94105


    Sessions Will Cover:

    • Open source and strategies for driving data-driven businesses
    • How enterprise software infrastructure can support the consumerization of IT
    • Which technologies and vendors are poised to dominate the Big Data movement?
    • The State of the OpenStack Union
    • Democratizing Big Data: Making Hadoop Mainstream
    • The Cloud Imperative

    And Many More!

    Network With Executives From:

    • Red Hat
    • Amazon
    • Wells Fargo
    • Bristol-Myers Squibb
    • AT&T
    • Bank of America
    • AAA
    • United Airlines
    • Gap
    • E*TRADE

    And Many More!