IT Business and Industry Leaders Broaden Commitment to Open Cloud Infrastructure and the New IT Organizational Model Required
May 21, 2015 – Boston – The Open Networking User Group (ONUG) today announced that ONUG Fall would take place at New York University’s Kimmel Center in New York. ONUG Academy is kicking off the event on November 3rd and the two-day ONUG Conference will follow on November 4th and 5th.
“ONUG Fall 2015 will continue our commitment to working with IT business and industry leaders to deliver solutions directly based on user needs. We are thrilled to expand the dialogue to open cloud infrastructure and emphasize the importance of the academic community as a vital component in the ONUG community,” said Nick Lippis, Co-Chairman and Co-Founder of ONUG.
The goal of the ONUG Conference is to advance open cloud infrastructure by facilitating a higher level of engagement between IT business leaders, standards and open source organizations, and members of the academic and vendor communities. The relationship between academia and the IT community will be further reinforced at ONUG Fall at NYU.
The ONUG Fall Conference will feature:
- Keynotes and panel discussion from IT business leaders
- ONUG Board Fireside Chats
- Real world case studies
- Technology showcase with interoperability demonstrations
- Dedicated ONUG Research Track
- Brief updates from the ONUG Use Case Working Groups
ONUG is the leading user-driven community of IT executives focused on leveraging the power of their engineering and procurement to influence the pace and deployment of open networking solutions. The ONUG Board is composed of IT leaders from Bank of America, Cigna, Citigroup, Credit Suisse, FedEx, Fidelity Investments, Gap, Inc., JPMorgan Chase, the Lippis Report, Morgan Stanley, Pfizer, UBS, and Yahoo. For more on ONUG, go to www.OpenNetworkingUserGroup.com or follow us on Twitter @ONUG_