Language: English
Cloud Computing by Amod Kadam

Outline of Talk

Every organization regardless of their specific vertical has felt the impact of Cloud Computing. The pay-per-use model, ability to rapidly scale up or down, significant reduction in Capital Expenditure, lower operational expenses, ubiquitous access and all of these with ease of management. The benefits of Cloud Computing are so immense that it is compelling everyone from Small , Medium and Large Enterprises to  ensure that it is part of their IT /business strategy.

The talk will begin with Introduction to Cloud Computing and lead towards practical insights on using Cloud Computing in real life with various use case & case studies drawn from real life experiences.

  • Fundamentals of Cloud Computing
  • Cloud Computing Characteristics and Benefits
  • Cloud Computing Flavors – SaaS, PaaS and IaaS
  • Cloud Computing Adoption in Universities
  • Why Businesses are using Cloud?
  • Real life case studies
  • Challenges in Cloud Adoption
  • Players in Cloud Computing
  • Brief Overview of Amazon Cloud
  • Q & A 

Speaker’s Profile

Amod Kadam is practicing Software Architect and Amazon Web Services Certified Solutions Architect-Associate (Amazon Cloud)  with over 17+ years of IT industry experience in software industry and is well versed with Cloud ComputingMicrosoftJEE (J2EE) andOpen Source Technologies.

 Amod has engineered and delivered highly scalable systems with stringent performance requirements with different architectural needs ranging from web-based, desktop based and SaaS based system. He has extensive experience working with clients from UK, USA, Italy and India. He has designed and delivered webinars on Performance Engineering and SaaS to the global audiences from UK and USA.

 Amod has travelled and worked within UK, USA and Italy for number of projects as part of the project team as well as technical pre-sales consultant.

 Amod is Founder of Cloud Manthan Software Solutions Private Limited, vendor neutral Software Architecture, Design and Training Company with special focus on Cloud Computing. He works as a Chief Architect in his current capacity enabling businesses realize the true benefits of Cloud Computing. He is also working towards building Center of Excellence on SaaS Architecture, Private Cloud and NoSQL databases.

 Amod was also an external examiner for final year projects from IT & Computer Science divisions of UMIT, SNDT University in Mumbai. He has conducted lectures and seminars on Cloud at SNDT University and at Mumbai Education Trust recently apart from conducting regular presentations on Cloud to various corporate.

Date : 07 Sep 2013.
Time : 02.00 PM to 04.00 PM.

Saint Francis Institute of Technology
Mount Poinsur, S.V.P. Road, Borivli (West), Mumbai 400 103.

SFIT is about half a km away from Bhagwati Hospital. SFIT gate is just at the Bus Stop known as ‘Technical School’. There are number of buses from Borivali station.

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