Multi cloud: How can your business benefit?

Sponsored by: Rackspace

Focused on:

  • Multi Cloud

Date: 25 January


Time: 11AM London/6AM New York

Deciding whether multi cloud is right for you? Or are you one of many who’d like to better understand and use your multi cloud? Whatever your current situation, it’s time to recognise the business benefits of a multi-cloud strategy.

Rackspace CTO Lee James will provide tips on how to make the most of your multi-platform environment, and for those still in the planning phase, how to expediate your journey to multi cloud.

Presented by

Lee James,


Before becoming Rackspace EMEA CTO, Lee gathered his experience on the user side developing and delivering industry leading cloud, analytics and SAP services for global organisations. This led to an innovation award for building BP’s first multi-cloud platform. Having been in the industry for over 20 years, Lee understands the benefits of working in a multi-cloud environment and enjoys sharing his expertise.

Ellie Burns,

Editor, Computer Business Review

Ellie Burns is the Editor for Computer Business Review, managing a news desk reporting on a host of business technology issues – from big data, to cloud and IoT. Previously, she held editor positions at Actuarial Post, a financial trade publication, and Electronic Specifier, a technology trade magazine. Beginning her journalism career as a freelance reporter in Japan, she has also previously edited children’s books and advised on a number of sites and blogs.

Bryan Betts,

Principle Analyst, FreeForm Dynamics

Bryan is a technology enthusiast and industry veteran with 30 years’ experience analysing, explaining and writing about IT. Bryan now covers emerging trends and developments in IT infrastructure, information management and mobile technology, with a particularly keen eye on the role of open source platforms and tools.

Key Learning Objectives

  • Understanding what great multi cloud strategies need to cover
  • Why you should analyse shadow IT to get the best multi cloud mix
  • Why businesses should adopt a product mindset using multi cloud
  • How you can learn from those who’ve been there before on a multi cloud migration


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