NJVC‘s Kevin Jackson, an engineering fellow, is set to speak at a pair of cloud-computing knowledge events in the Washington metro area.
Here’s the event information, per NJVC:
Understanding and Deploying Cloud Computing in Government
Date: Jan. 25-26, 2011
Time: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Location: The Tower Club, 8000 Towers Crescent Boulevard, Suite 1700, Vienna, VA 22182
Presenters: Melvin Greer, Lockheed Martin, senior fellow and chief strategist, service-oriented architecture and cloud computing; and Kevin Jackson, NJVC engineering fellow
Registration: Online at http://www.eventbrite.com/event/1072197973/
Jackson will be one of two instructors leading this two-day, in-depth educational program on cloud computing geared for government executives, program managers and staff, and industry partners. Attendees will learn about business impacts associated with cloud computing—strategic benefits and risks, terminology, delivery and deployment models, design patterns, mitigation of security and other concerns and more.
IDGA 2nd Annual Cloud Computing for DoD & Government
Session Title: Tactical Cloud Computing For Enhanced Net Enabled Operations
Date: Feb. 9, 2011
Time: 10:15 – 10:45 a.m.
Location: Sheraton Premiere at Tysons Corner, 8661 Leesburg Pike, Vienna, VA 22182
Registration: Online at http://www.cloudcomputingevent.com/
Jackson will discuss development of a net-centric pattern that provides developers with pragmatic advice about building interoperable products and systems, deployment of localized, short-lived information access and processing infrastructures, and cloud-computing interoperability and portability issues.