Lunacloud @SINFO 2015

Lunacloud will be exhibiting @SINFO 2015, one of the biggest college-organized events and one of the most important technological events in Portugal. The main goal of this event is to allow students and general attendance to interact and be closer with influential, important and interesting people or companies in the fields of Information Technology and Computer Science. The 22nd annual edition will take place from 23 to 28 February 2015 in Alameda Campus of Instituto Superior Técnico, in the beautiful city of Lisbon, Portugal.

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During a whole week, thousands of participants gather to see some of the brightest minds and greatest speakers in the world talk about some of the trendiest topics of today. Everyone will be able to try the newest gadgets and technologies in the market while being presented with an overview of the IT landscape by the country’s best companies. To top it all off, every day several workshops on the most requested topics will allow every participant to improve their technical and non-technical skills. Save the date, this is one of the biggest events of the year which you will not want to miss.

Lunacloud will be exhibiting on the 4th day of the event (26th Feb) where you will be able to meet and talk with cloud experts, to advise you on best practices to be implemented when choosing to migrate your applications and code to the cloud.

On 27th and 28th February, will take place an hackathon, the Startup Rush, supported and sponsored by Lunacloud.

Startup Rush initially came from an idea that intended to encourage people that want to do something new and innovative to share experiences and ideas among startups, mentors, entrepreneurs and university students. In a laydback atmosphere, Startup Rush will be filled by some of the most innovative companies in Portugal , alongside with investors looking for the “Next Big Thing” and even the presence of internationally renowned speakers to share some of their vast experience in the area. For two days, tech talks, networking, mentorship, investment and hacking are the keywords for all our participants.

Saturday 28th, Lunacloud’s CTO Hugo Tavares will talk about “What is behind a Cloud Services Provider?“. This talk will be very interesting for those who want to understand how works the management of a real cloud infrastructure. Working actually in Lunacloud as CTO, Hugo is working in infrastrucutre since 2002 in companies like Vianetworks, Claranet and ZON (biggest cable provider in PT) where his main responsibilities were focused Datcenters, Systems Engineering (Virtualisation, SAN, etc..), Networking and Security.

The best bit? The event is FREE to attend!

Learn more at http://www.sinfo.org/