Why we’re excited for Structure

The cloud has become a way of life for both the enterprise and for consumers, and Structure, GigaOM’s signature cloud computing conference, is less than a month away. Our two-day confab of some of the most innovative thinkers in the cloud infrastructure and data space will hit Mission Bay on June 19 and 20. Tickets are selling fast, and the price increases this Friday. Be sure to register today, and don’t forget to take advantage of your 25 percent GigaOM Pro subscriber discount to all events.

Our speakers are rethinking the cloud

GigaOM's ten cloud trailblazers for 2013

GigaOM’s 10 cloud trailblazers for 2013

On Tuesday, we announced GigaOM’s 10 cloud trailblazers, a short list of 10 innovative thinkers who are looking ahead to the future of infrastructure, from enterprise, startup, and academic perspectives. They’ll be taking the stage to discuss their visions at Structure: Register today to join us.

Mapping Session: the multicloud opportunity

Analyst Paul Miller leads this in-person, highly interactive session, which explores the multicloud trend. He’ll be joined by GigaOM Research Director Jo Maitland and fellow analysts David Linthicum and Ben Kepes as they discuss hybrid clouds, explore the motivations behind adopting a multicloud strategy, and consider the implications for the market at large. Click here to learn more and to RSVP for this session (note: space is limited, and you must already be registered to attend Structure in order to attend the Mapping Session).

If you’ve never attended a GigaOM Pro Mapping Session, Paul recently published a great summary roundup of his upcoming Mapping Session and what to expect.

Tweet chat with Warner Music Group’s Dave McCrory: Ask him anything


Join us at 11am PDT on June 5 for a tweet chat with Dave McCrory.

Join us at 11 a.m. PDT on June 5 for a tweet chat with Dave McCrory

What’s data gravity? What does the SVP of a major record label listen to? On Wednesday, June 5, join Warner Music Group’s SVP of Engineering for a 30-minute tweet chat. Hosted by GigaOM’s own Derrick Harris, the tweet chat gives our followers the chance to ask Dave just about anything. Mark your calendars: At 11 a.m. PDT on June 5, follow @gigaom and use the Twitter client of your choice to join in on #structurechat.