The Cloud is Not a Destination: It’s an Experience

In his keynote address, Xavier Poisson Gouyou Beauchamps, Hewlett Packard’s Vice President for Service Providers and Cloud28+ Worldwide, shared with the CloudFest 2019 crowd how technologies and alliances to shape the next generation of IT and break cloud stereotypes. Risks associated with the Cloud can be flipped into a trusted, sustainable, and positive experience. You […]

CloudFest School Progress Report: New Guatemala Classrooms Nearly Ready!

A quick update on the CloudFest School project in Guatemala: which has only been possible thanks to your generous support. Heavy rain in the region has slowed the construction process a bit, and so has the local election: even though the same mayor was re-elected, the process had temporarily disrupted the flow of political will. […]

How Microsoft AI Is Empowering Business Transformation

Forget about Clippy. Microsoft is at the forefront of innovation in artificial intelligence, and its vision for AI is one of empowerment—empowering developers to innovate, empowering organizations to transform entire industries, and empowering everyday people to transform society. The goal is to empower organizations to bring responsible and trusted AI to every app, every business […]

Building Next Generation Cloud Infrastructure and Services

If we look back a few decades, we were running one monolithic application on one single server, said Jeff Wittich, Senior Director of Cloud Service Providers for Intel, in his CloudFest 2019 keynote: Things luckily evolved past that!” Once virtualization was introduced, we were able to run multiple applications per server, each with its own […]