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Meeting Notices: How to Build a Private Cloud - NOTE OCT 24th

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How to Build a Private Cloud - NOTE OCT 24th 


Blueport Commerce 


6:00 - 9:00 PM Eastern Time


Blueport Commerce
580 Harrison Ave,
Boston, MA. 02118

MBTA Routes

Thursday, October 24th, 2013

How to Build a Private Cloud - NOTE OCT 24th

<==   NOTICE   <==

Thanks to member Fotios Magoufis who is speaking. Blueport Commerce will be providing food and beer!

Thanks to our sponsor:

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Blueport Commerce

And Thanks to our Prize Sponsors:


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Make sure to RSVP on the VirtG Meetup site so we know how much food to order

The Blueport Commerce office is located at 580 Harrison Ave with ample and free parking to all those who will attend. Additionally, they are a 15 minute walk from both the Orange and Red line train stations.

6:00-7:00 Networking, Introductions, Pizza


Fotios Magoufis
Blueport Commerce

Building A Private Cloud

You've built a lab system and you're now tasked with designing a cloud infrastructure for your company. At Blueport Commerce, we've taken some of the thinking and designing out of the equation and have built an infrastructure that, with a little tweaking, can work for you. We'll open up our doors and talk to you about the basic networking design all the way up to the virtual systems

About Blueport Commerce:

Leading furniture companies work with Blueport to capture the billion dollar furniture e-commerce opportunity. We marry our clients’ bricks-and-mortar infrastructure and expertise with our decade of online furniture experience, innovative technology, and customized marketing services. For some retailers, the Blueport e-commerce platform powers their branded omni-channel websites, driving sales online and in their stores. For other retailers, we drive online sales through, our e-commerce website. For many, we do both.

Speaker Bio:

With over a decade in building distributed networks to provide a robust hosting platform and client connectivity, Fotios leads the IT Operations team in building the Blueport Private Cloud Infrastructure. His passion is building and designing technology platforms that enable the various teams to work seamlessly with one another. Fotios’s career started as a generalist with Courier Corporation supporting the end users but quickly become instrumental in upgrading their infrastructure from Novell to the Microsoft stack. There he honed his skills in networking and infrastructure design. Eventually, he brought his skills to Amicore as lead engineer helping the development, QA engineering and data center teams build electronic medical records software for private practices. Again opportunity came knocking and Fotios joined Blueport Commerce and has been building and upgrading infrastructure since his first day.

7:45-8:00 Short Break for Networking


Building A Private Cloud continues...

8:45-9:00 Raffle and Prizes

Cleanup Immediately After Meeting

Registration Link:

Topic 1

Building A Private Cloud 

Speaker 1

Fotios Magoufis 

Topic 2


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Topic 3


Speaker 3


Topic 4


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