ID4me Summit in Madrid: Sign Into an Open Internet

CloudFest 2020 is still several months away (don’t worry, registration opens soon) but you can still stay engaged with the latest developments in the Cloud industry. Start by hitting up one of our partner conferences, the 2019 ID4me Summit in Madrid, and explore the future of democratic identity services. ID4me is a not-for-profit group of […]

Should Cloud Companies Become Internet Cops?

Biggie once said “Mo’ money, mo’ problems”, but in this case that can apply to hyperscale platforms whose clients push out billions of content nodes. The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) described the passage of the Copyright in the Digital Single Market Directive as “abandon[ing] common-sense and the advice of academics, technologists, and UN human rights […]

Brian Behlendorf Helped Code the Modern Internet… and He’s Not Done Yet

We’re happy to announce coder Brian Behlendorf as a keynote speaker for CloudFest 2019. Brian is probably most famous for developing the Apache HTTP server, but that only scratches the surface. Brian has served as CTO of the World Economic Forum, but did you know he was also one of the original technologists for the […]

Top Tips for Successful Speed Networking

Speed Networking—it’s more effective than speed-dating and also less awkward. You can make crucial business connections in a structured and friendly environment, face-to-face and one at a time, without too many distractions. It’s simple… but not always easy. After all, you’re meeting many new people, one after the other, for no more than a few […]

CloudFest India Agenda Available Now

In anticipation of the kick-off of CloudFest India in just a few weeks, we are pleased to announce the online posting of our agenda for your review. Detailing the notable speakers, exhibitors, and activities that will take place over the course of the day, attendees will soon understand that this is a “must attend” experience […]

CloudFest Announces Partnership with the Netherlands for CloudFest 2018

We at CloudFest are pleased to announce the Netherlands as partner country for our 2018 global event. This designation represents a CloudFest first and aligns with our overall growth and evolution from conference to full-blown festival. The Netherlands has long been considered the European leader in overall connectivity and internet usage and our partnership provides […]

WHD.moscow – Connected to Everything, in the Heart of Everything

WorldHostingDays is returning to Moscow for WHD.moscow 2017 on November 9th. It’s our fifth year in this amazing city and our team is really looking forward to a great event. But what makes Moscow so special? More Than Numbers It’s so much more than raw statistics, but those statistics are impressive. With 13.2 million residents […]

5 Amazing Facts About India’s Online Economy

You may know that India’s first digital computer was built in the 1950’s at the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) in Bombay. It was named the TIFR Automatic Computer or “TIFRAC”. But a lot has changed since the days of the TIFRAC. Now, digital technology interconnects Indians more than ever before – and opening up new […]