World Cloud Show in Jakarta-11th Global Edition had finally reached its conclusion on 14 September 2021 with over 200 C-suite tech decision-makers tuning in from across Indonesia to navigate the push for cloud and digital transformation in the region, supported by Jakarta Smart City.
Lim May-ann, Executive Director at Asia Cloud Computing Association discussed at length on topic ‘Reshaping data infrastructure for Asia and the world’. She stated, “Indonesia is in a strong position when it comes to cloud adoption since it has a large population of young people who are eager to embrace cloud technologies, which will entice investors and entrepreneurs to invest more in this industry.”
While speaking about ‘Transformative effects of IoT, Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence on Cloud Computing: evolution, vision, trends and open challenges’, Satyam Priyadarshy, Managing Director – IC and Technology Fellow and Chief Data Scientist, Halliburton, mentioned, “Every industry, irrespective of sector, needs to leverage emerging technology like the cloud computing paradigm and need for transformation at an accelerated pace to be a resilient and sustainable business.”
Sijukumar Kumaran, Director, Data Intelligence Services at Alibaba Cloud, while delivering a keynote on ‘Alibaba Cloud Data Intelligence Ecosystem – empowers enterprise data-driven transformations’, mentioned, “The core value of Alibaba Cloud is to keep up with the evolutionary trend of enterprise digitalization enterprise. We bring cloud-native, serverless, fully managed Big Data & Artificial Intelligence platform.”
A highly engaging keynote was delivered by Arief Pribadi, Technical Director at Nutanix Indonesia on ‘The customer journey to multi-cloud, where he mentioned, “By applying cloud technology, organizations must have the ability to change and transform their people, process and not just technology.”
The World Cloud show virtually brought together the region’s key players in the cloud and data ecosystem, including government officials, leading cloud solution providers and executives from significant think tanks.
The event addressed prominent issues in the Cloud ecosystem such as Multi-Cloud adoption and modernizing information architecture; Neoteric Frontiers in Cloud and Edge Computing; Data Centers and Clouds in the digital era; Essentials for effective Data storage and management; Latest Cyber Security technologies to safeguard Cloud infrastructure transformation; Legal framework and strategies for the Cloud deployment in Indonesia, and; How to strengthen core Data strategies and digital infrastructures within their organizations, among others.