Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Red Hat Forum Asia Pacific 2017 in Bangalore, India

The world's leading provider of open source, enterprise IT solutions, Red Hat conducted an event for its channel partners, developers, media and bloggers etc. in Bangalore, India.

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Red Hat Forum Asia Pacific 2017 in Bangalore:
There were around thousands of Indian participants in RedHat event to witness their growth on IT sector and open source. Red Hat is conducting Forum Asia Pacific 2017 in other cities too.

Red Hat Forum Asia Pacific 2017 is scheduled across few cities in India (Bengaluru, Mumbai, New Delhi), and other Asian countries viz. Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, China, Japan, Hong Kong, Australia, Korea and Taiwan.

Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, announced the agenda and keynotes speakers for Red Hat Forum APAC 2017 on September 19, 2017 in Bangalore. This is the first Forum held in India, followed by 13 other major APAC cities.


The Open source has transformed industries and empowered enterprises to innovate faster. The example of Uber service is one of them given aside. This is just because of the people behind it - the customers, the partners and the developers. This year's Forum theme, "The Impact of The Individual", continued the discussion that started at Red Hat Summit 2017.

The spotlight was on the individuals who are looking toward the future, who are willing to step up, try something new, and make change happen. As you know, sometime change doesn't happen automatically but one has to take an initiative and steps to make change happen for a well-wishers of all. The individual can create significant advancement in their respective fields whether it could be of technology, healthcare, CRM or more.

The Red Hat event was filled up with enthusiast individual, key customers, partners to discuss industry trends, success stories, and on the horizon for open source technology. The customers and partners of the Red Hat exchanged their integration and successful story on its ecosystem.

Key Points and Hot topics at Red Hat Forum 2017

1. Automating and managing your own hybrid cloud
2. Getting started with containers? Red Hat is there
3. Three pillars of Agile integration (Apache camel, containers and APIs)
4. Empowering developer productivity by Openshift
5. Red Hat Innovation Awards 2017 winners 
6. Live demo Destinasia
7. Deep dive into emerging technologies
8. Partner Booth showcase, Dynatrace, iZeno, Intel, MS, Lenovo and others


In the event, Dirk-Peter van Leeuwen, Sr VP and GM, Red Hat APAC, said, "It is an exciting time to be in Asia Pacific, where we are seeing technology disruption and innovation across sectors from healthcare, financial service, government to telecommunications.

We as a Blogger / Media, got an opportunity of Round Table to discuss with Kingsley Wood, Director, Cloud Solutions, APAC, Red Hat, Brendan Paget, Product Manager, APAC, Red Hat and Amarjeet Manchanda, Director, Consulting Services, Red Hat India. 

We were able to discuss on Opersouce, Linux, various products, customers, partners, Ansible, Code, Devices, challenges, IoT, operational activities and on. 

We had also come to know that "Data" plays more important role than customers or salesman for product selling in certain cases. It was one of the best even I came across recently. Learned and learning on the Red Hat to use it effectively for the enterprise. You can too.
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