Ada Lovelace Commemorative Lecture - a British Computer Society Event

Cloud Computing - Demonstration and Directions

Using the Cloud is easy and you may already be using the Cloud without realising it. In this presentation,  Paul Moggridge and Dr Na Helian will demonstrate a variety of ways you can utilise the Cloud. Cloud services are grouped into three layers, Software, Platform and Infrastructure as a Service - SaaS, PaaS and IaaS. This talk will look at the aims and examples of each specific type, with insights of value for users both new and experienced on the topic including a discussion on the directions that Cloud Computing is moving in. Please note, this presentation will be interactive. Please bring a device capable of browsing the web, a smartphone is ideal.

Programme

19:00 Registration and refreshments

19:30  Lecture

20:15  Questions and discussion

21:00 Meeting ends

Further information and booking

This is a special event for Ada Lovelace Day celebrating the achievements of women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. There will be a display in the foyer describing the life and achievements of Ada Lovelace.

If you wish to attend this event, please book your place using the online booking link

Location

Lindop Building, College Lane Campus, Hatfield, Hertfordshire AL10 9AB