(Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine) – HostingCon 2014 officially kicked off today in one of Florida’s premier destinations, Miami Beach. Hundreds of cloud and web hosting professionals gathered from more than 30 countries to attend the event, with 150+ exhibitors from companies such as IBM, Parallels, SpamExperts, SoftLayer, and many more.
Events of the day included five educational sessions on topics ranging from the cloud to global hosting issues to various hosting mergers in 2014, with Dr. Chip Bell rounding out the day with his keynote presentation, Innovative Services: Strategies for Creating Growth and Bottom Line Impact.
Today’s hosting and cloud CEO panel featured Eric Cooney from Internap Network Services, Contegix’s Matthew Porter, Codero Hosting’s Emil Savegh, Philbert Shih from Structure Research , SoftLayer’s Lance Crosby, and Art Zeile from Hosting.com.
Later this evening IBM and DH Capital will kick off the night in style with the 10th anniversary birthday bash of HostingCon at The Loews Miami Beach Hotel where attendees will be able to mingle and network with one another. The 10th Anniversary Bash and Networking Extravaganza begins at 5:30 p.m., you won’t want to miss out on this event!
You can check out more information about HostingCon 2014 here.