The 12th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Grid Computing Parliament Hill – Colline du Parlement Ottawa – St.-Lawrence Seaway Ontario – Rideau Canal National Gallery of Canada-Ottawa

Industrial Session Speakers

1. Small / Medium Enterprises driving innovation On cloud 9

Ali El-Haraki

Senior Architect

CTO team at TELUS Technology Strategy

TELUS Communications Inc., Canada

The focus of vendors and service providers alike on wireless infrastructures to serve the masses with wireless high speed data trunks, converged infrastructure, more speed more bandwidth, more virtualization and the convergence of consumer and enterprise services have changed the business mode, and opened the doors to improve connectivity, commoditization of technology and helped to transform the SME into a service provider with a global reach:

What does this mean to a typical SME? What does this mean to a service provider? And what would be the role of SME in the new eco system?

24 years of IT and Telecommunications experience in designing and architecting networks. His roles include Due Diligence / Discovery Missions, ISMS, NGN Technologies and Strategy. Wide-ranging experience as both a technology architect and consultant, combined with knowledge of technology and global trends, enable Ali to lead projects that demand immediate results and solutions to complex problems.

As a result, Ali has built a reputation for success based on his extensive technical knowledge, his ability to translate customer needs into technological solutions. He has been involved with the successful completion of numerous projects, including TELUS Next Generation Network, TELUS new IDC, and leading the Carleton University/ TELUS cloud computing research program for TELUS.

2. Data Center Network Infrastructure

Guoli Yin

Network architect

Huawei Technolgies

With more and more dynamic services provided by cloud, network faces a lot of challenges with capacities, physical interfaces, network virtualization architecture, dynamical networking services with virtualized network resources, ..., etc. Here is the data center network infrastructure of Huawei to solve the problems. Read more →

Guoli Yin, Ph.D, Network architect, IP Product Line, Enterprise Business Group, Huawei Technologies. He is working in telecommunication industry for 20 years and holds more than 10 patents in network related technologies.

Carleton University, Canada
Indiana University, USA
The University of Melbourne, Australia