Director of Product Management, Enstratius
Seema is the Director of Product Management at Enstratius and has more than 10 years of experience in enterprise software development.
Prior to joining Enstratius, she was a cloud computing strategist at IBM and was responsible for competitive product, pricing, messaging, and sales strategy for IBM Tivoli's cloud solutions. Additionally Seema is a member of the steering committee for CloudNOW, a non-profit consortium of the leading women in cloud computing. She holds an MBA from Duke University's Fuqua School of Business, an MS in computer science from North Carolina State University, and a BE in computer engineering from the University of Mumbai.
Adopting public and private cloud resources is becoming imperative for enterprises across nearly every industry in order to keep pace with escalating customer and end-user demands and intensifying competition. However, adding these Cloud resources to existing systems and software compounds the challenge of managing these complex operations and optimizing their performance while controlling their costs. This session will examine these challenges and discuss exciting new technologies and management best practices that can help IT professionals overcome these challenges.
Who Should Attend:
You will leave the workshop with a solid understanding of the new tools and techniques that are available to manage a hybrid Cloud environment, and how these technologies and ideas can be applied to enable you to gain control over your operations. The workshop will address these key topics:
9:00 - 9:20am: Welcome & Introduction
9:20 - 9:45am: Forrester’s Perspective
9:45 - 10:10am: Moving to a Service-Oriented Organization (IT-as-a-Service)
10:10 - 10:35am: Hybrid Mgmt Requirements & Considerations
10:35 - 10:50am: Break
10:50 - 11:15am: Cloud Application Lifecycle
11:15 - 11:35am: Application Performance Monitoring/Management in the Cloud
11:35 - 12:10pm: Roundtable
12:10 - 12:15pm: Wrap-Up