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WSO2 Announces Full Agenda for WSO2Con Europe 2014 Conference

WSO2 today announced the full agenda for WSO2Con Europe 2014. Keynote speakers, enterprise customers, third-party solution providers, and WSO2 technical experts will present case studies and discuss best practices for enabling the connected business.

WSO2’s sixth user conference will be held June 17-18, 2014 at the Hotel Rey Juan Carlos in Barcelona, Spain. In addition to the conference sessions, WSO2Con Europe 2014 also will feature pre-conference tutorials on June 16, 2014. For more information on the conference and tutorials, visit http://eu14.wso2con.com.

Speakers Examine Enterprise’s Evolution Toward a Connected Business

WSO2Con Europe 2014 is focused on empowering enterprises with the strategy, technology and implementation insights to succeed in the era of the connected business. Speakers will present their vision of how enterprises can create new connections across employees, customers and partners. Additionally, they will share case studies, concepts and technologies for translating this vision into real-world deployments. Key developments they will explore include API management, cloud computing, mobile IoT, big data and analytics—along with IT strategies and best practices in service-oriented architecture (SOA), integration, security and governance.

A list of featured speakers and topics follows. To view the full agenda and abstracts, visit http://eu14.wso2con.com/agenda.

Keynotes

  • Opening Keynote: Dr. Sanjiva Weerawarana, Founder, Chairman and CEO, WSO2
  • Intelligent Orchestration: More Than Just a Web Services Engine, Luca Martini, Distinguished Engineer, Cisco
  • Integrate All the Things: Why Web and Open Source Culture and Technology are Eating the World, James Governor, Principal Analyst and Co-Founder, RedMonk
  • The Innovative Nature Of Open Source Cloud, Alan Clark, Director of Industry Initiatives, Emerging Standards and Open Source, SUSE, and Chairman of the Board, OpenStack®
  • Closing Keynote: Paul Fremantle, Co-founder and CTO, WSO2

Cloud

  • Powering the Lean Developer with Continuous Development, Tyler Jewel, CEO, Codenvy
  • WSO2 Cloud Strategy, Dmitry Sotnikov, Vice President of Cloud, WSO2
  • Apache Stratos Roadmap and Strategy, Lakmal Warusawithana, Director of Cloud Architecture, WSO2
  • Buyers Guide to All Things Cloud, Dmitry Sotnikov, Vice President of Cloud, WSO2
  • An Introduction to WSO2 Private PaaS, Lakmal Warusawithana, Director of Cloud Architecture, WSO2
  • A Complete Platform for Applications in a Connected Enterprise, Dimuthu Leelarathne, Senior Software Architect, WSO2
  • WSO2 Cloud in Action: App Cloud + API Cloud, Amila Maha Arachchi, Senior Technical Lead, WSO2
  • How We Built WSO2 Cloud, Amila Maha Arachchi, Senior Technical Lead, WSO2
  • Getting More 9s from Your Cloud Operations, Chamith Kumarage, Technical Lead, WSO2

API Management

  • Case Study: Glue Your SaaS Applications Together Using WSO2, Yann Le Blevec, PhD, Smartwave SA
  • Case Study: CSI Ecosystem Using WSO2 Technology, Fabrizio Barbero, Director Of Integration, CSI-Piemonte
  • Building an eHealth Ecosystem with WSO2 API Manager, Ruben van der Zwan, CEO, Yenlo, and Thijs Volders, Senior Java/SOA Consultant and Architect, Yenlo
  • API Management Strategy and Roadmap, Sumedha Rubasinghe, Director of API Architecture, WSO2
  • Creating APIs with the WSO2 Platform, Sagara Gunathunge, Senior Technical Lead, WSO2
  • API Security Landscape, Prabath Siriwardena, Director of Security Architecture, WSO2
  • Extending and Customizing WSO2 API Manager, Nuwan Dias, Associate Technical Lead, WSO2
  • API Analytics – Data to Insight, Sumedha Rubasinghe, Director of API Architecture, WSO2
  • Integrated Governance with WSO2 Governance Registry, API Manager and App Factory, Senaka Fernando, Software Architect, WSO2

Integration

  • Creating a Master Data Management Solution with WSO2 Products, Giuseppe Bertone, Solution Architect, AlmavivA S.p.A.
  • WSO2 ESB Roadmap and Strategy, Isabelle Mauny, Vice President of Product Management, WSO2
  • Case Study: WSO2 in Social Protection Context, Gabriel Popa, Independent Consultant, Iello-Dev srl
  • API First Integration: The Future of Integration, Kasun Indrasiri, Software Architect, WSO2
  • Data Services: Getting Your Data into APIs, Anjana Fernando, Senior Technical Lead, WSO2
  • Scalable, Distributed Messaging with WSO2 Message Broker, Shammi Jayasinghe, Associate Technical Lead, WSO2
  • BPEL, BPMN, Rules and All Things Workflow: Strategy and Roadmap, Chathura Ekanayake, Senior Technical Lead, WSO2
  • Intelligent Integration with WSO2 ESB and WSO2 CEP, Sriskandarajah Suhothayan, Technical Lead, WSO2
  • Solution Architecture Patterns for Integration, Kasun Indrasiri, Software Architect, WSO2

Mobile

  • WSO2 Strategy and Roadmap for Mobility, Sinnathamby Shanmugarajah, Director of Mobile Architecture, WSO2
  • Introducing WSO2 Enterprise Mobility Manager, Isabelle Mauny, Vice President of Product Management, WSO2
  • Case Study: EMM for WSO2, Sinnathamby Shanmugarajah, Director of Mobile Architecture, WSO2

Internet of Things

  • Case Study: How WSO2 Supports Deutsche Telekom Implementing an eCare Platform Including an Intelligent Emergency Call System, Sven-juergen Laemke, T-Systems International GmbH
  • Reference Architecture for IoT, Afkham Azeez, Director of Architecture, WSO2
  • Securing the Internet of Things, Paul Fremantle, Co-founder and CTO, WSO2
  • Case Study: Internet of Things – WSO2Con Style!, Afkham Azeez, Director of Architecture, WSO2

Application Development

  • Case Study: How WSO2 Helps Small and Medium Enterprises Adopt SOA, Cyril Rognon, CTO, Emoxa
  • Application Development with WSO2: Strategy and Roadmap, Samisa Abeysinghe, Vice President of Delivery, WSO2
  • Introduction to WSO2 Developer Studio, Selvaratnam Uthaiyashankar, Vice President of Engineering, WSO2
  • Cloud Development with WSO2, Shiroshica Kulatilake, Software Architect, WSO2
  • Socializing Corporate Assets with Enterprise Store, Isabelle Mauny, Vice President of Product Management, WSO2
  • WSO2 Application Server: Tomcat on Steroids, Sagara Gunathunge, Senior Technical Lead, WSO2
  • Building Multitenant SaaS Apps with WSO2 Private PaaS, Sameera Jayasoma, Software Architect, WSO2
  • Securing and Managing Applications with WSO2 App Manager, Selvaratnam Uthaiyashankar, Vice President of Engineering, WSO2
  • Jaggery: The Sweetest JavaScript in Town, Ruchira Wageesha, Associate Technical Lead, WSO2

Big Data

  • Case Study: redBorder’s Horama CEP Engine, Jaime Nebrera, ENEO Tecnologia
  • Big Data Analytics Strategy and Roadmap, Dr. Srinath Perera, Director of Research, WSO2
  • Gather Those Events: Instrumenting Everything for Analysis, Sriskandarajah Suhothayan, Associate Technical Lead, WSO2
  • Analyzing a Soccer Game with WSO2 CEP, Dr. Srinath Perera, Director of Research, WSO2
  • Scalable Log Analysis with WSO2 BAM, Anjana Fernando, Senior Technical Lead, WSO2
  • Creating Amazing User Experiences with WSO2 UES, Ruchira Wageesha, Associate Technical Lead, WSO2

Security

  • Case Study: Building a state-of-the-art personal identity management platform with SOA and WSO2, Nestor Fernandez, Barcelona Digital Technology Centre
  • The WSO2 Security Architecture: Strategy and Roadmap, Prabath Siriwardena, Director of Security Architecture, WSO2
  • Enterprise Single Sign-On: SAML, OpenID Connect and More, Selvaratnam Uthaiyashankar, Vice President of Engineering, WSO2
  • Borderless Federated Identity, Prabath Siriwardena, Director of Security, WSO2
  • Standard Based Identity Provisioning, Johann Nallathamby, Associate Technical Lead, WSO2
  • Risks, Challenges and Best Practices in Enterprise Access Control, Johann Nallathamby, Associate Technical Lead, WSO2

Strategy

  • Case Study: Transforming the Business: Building a Next Generation Big Data Processing Platform, Phil Smith, CIO, Transactis
  • Roadmap to Connected Business, Asanka Abeysinghe, Vice President of Solutions Architecture, WSO2
  • Case Study: SOA ‘a-la Russe’, Alexey Smirnov, Head Of Integration Solutions Practice, CROC Inc.
  • Building Ecosystems for Your Connected Business, Asanka Abeysinghe, Vice President of Solutions Architecture, WSO2
  • Towards a Winning API Strategy, Sumedha Rubasinghe, Director of API Architecture, WSO2
  • Reference Architectures for Connected Business, Mifan Careem, Director of Solutions Architecture, WSO2

Partner Business

  • Partnering with WSO2 to Win, Lindsey Anderson, Vice President of Enterprise and Channel Sales, WSO2
  • Presenting the WSO2 Story, Jonathan Marsh, Vice President of Strategy, WSO2
  • Market Penetrating Solutions: API Management and Application Consolidation, Dakshitha Ratnayake, Associate Technical Lead, WSO2
  • Selling to CIOs: Understanding and Discovering Pain Points, John Mathon, Vice President of Enterprise Evangelism, WSO2
  • Your Team: Leveraging Partner Program Resources, Nirosh Perera, Director of Partnerships, WSO2
  • Partner Panel: Hosted by Lindsey Anderson, Vice President of Enterprise and Channel Sales, WSO2

About WSO2

WSO2 delivers on the promise of the connected business with the only completely integrated enterprise platform that enables businesses to build, integrate and manage their APIs, applications, and Web services on-premises, in the cloud, and on mobile devices. Leading enterprise customers worldwide rely on WSO2’s award-winning 100% open source platform and its robust governance and DevOps functionality for their mission-critical applications. Today, these businesses represent nearly every sector: health, financial, retail, logistics, manufacturing, travel, technology, telecom and more. Visit http://wso2.com to learn more, or check out the WSO2 community on the WSO2 Blog, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook.

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