CMG'08 International Conference

Date: December 7-12, 2008
Venue: Paris Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA 

Event Overview  |  Session Details  |   Speaker Profiles

Event Overview
The CMG'08 conference focuses on the exponential growth of virtualization technologies in enhancing the efficiency of enterprise infrastructure. The conference helps enterprise architects and administrators plan their infrastructure and leverage new virtualization technologies. The main theme of this year's conference is 'Planning for Green Datacenters'.


Session Details

Session 1

Topic: Experiences on Performance Test Simulation and Planning
Date: December 9, 2008
Time: 19:00-20:30 PST
Speakers: Shikhar Puri, Senior Technical Architect, Infosys

Session Description
Performance baselining of applications is essential before deployment and requires extensive planning and simulation of production scenario. Our white paper focuses on industry experience and recommendations that can be adopted when planning production workload simulation and performance baselining of applications. It reduces the overall cost of application development, eliminates rework and achieves optimal results.

Session 2

Topic: SOA and Performance - Measuring Tangible Business Value
Date: December 10, 2008 
Time: 14:45-15:45 PST
Speakers: Chidambaram Ganapathi, Senior Technical Architect, Infosys
                    Madasamy T., Principal Architect, Infosys 

Session Description
Enterprises adopting Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA) face challenges such as Performance Management and Service Governance. Traditional approaches to Performance Management are technology-oriented. Since SOA is an enterprise-wide business-led IT initiative, tuning SOA applications for performance needs an enterprise outlook to realize benefits. In addition to optimizing the applications for performance, the key to Performance Management lies in understanding the ecosystem. It involves optimizing business processes and information flow across the enterprise.


Speaker Profiles

Shikhar Puri is a Senior Technical Architect at Infosys' Performance Engineering and Enhancement practice. He has over six years of experience and specializes in strategies and solutions for non-functional requirements, workload modeling, system sizing, performance tuning and testing, and simulation of enterprise systems.

Chidambaram Ganapathi is a Senior Technical Architect at Infosys' System Integration practice with over 10 years of industry experience. His focus areas include Service-Oriented Architecture and security. He has co-authored a book - "Patterns: Extended Enterprise SOA and Web Services".

Madasamy T. is a Principal Architect at Infosys' System Integration practice with over 12 years of industry experience. His focus areas include performance engineering and business rules management.

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