2011-08-10 In-Q-Tel Technology Focus Day, Trends & Observations in Open Source Cloud Computing

Year
2011
Type(s)
Author(s)
Shawn Wells (Red Hat)
Source
In-Q-Tel, Arlington, Virginia, USA
Url
http://shawnwells.io/wp-content/uploads/2011-08-10-IQT-Cloud.pdf

Was asked by In-Q-Tel leadership to present on how Open Source competes with larger technology companies (e.g. VMWare) and how household cloud providers (SalesForce, Amazon…) are embedding open source for competitive advantages. Step through Navy CANES program as example of DoD usage. Covers IBM and DreamWorks commercial references. Illustrates DISA Anti-Drug Network (ADNET) and U.S. Intelligence Community Persons of Interest programs. Talk about Open Source initiatives at NGA lead by Bert Beaulieu (Director, Innovision, NGA) and Michael Cline (R&D Technologist, NGA).