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AURO Cloud Discussing Cloud Adoption in Canada and Deploying OpenStack Cloud Computing at Interzone, Canada's Enterprise Technology Conference

Vancouver, BC (PRNewswire) March 9, 2015

AURO, the first Canadian enterprise public cloud, will be at Canada's biggest conference yet – Interzone. Bringing together some of the most prominent IT thought leaders, including co-founder of Apple Steve Wozniak and CTO of Twitter Adam Messinger, they will be gathering in the Canadian Rockies for three days of discussion about the relevance of enterprise technology.

AURO announced today that they are a Diamond Sponsor of Interzone and will be leading two major talks on Day 1 of the conference, held at Fairmont Banff in Alberta from March 11-13th. AURO's Lead Cloud Engineer Curtis Collicutt will be speaking about deploying OpenStack as simply as possible – the open-source cloud software platform that was founded by NASA and Rackspace. AURO's Chief Strategy Officer Matt McKinney will also be joining in the discussion and giving a presentation on how to make cloud adoption a success in Canada.

"We're thrilled to be a part of the future of enterprise technology and to lead in the discussion of best business strategies to move forward in the Canadian landscape including our newly launched cloud computing system," said Chief Strategy Officer Matt McKinney. "Interzone is fantastic opportunity to be a part of the honest discussion with other vendors and leaders in technology. It's an event not to be missed."

  • Lunch and Learn with AURO – "SimpleStack" – How to deploy OpenStack as simply as possible
  • Who: Curtis Collicutt, Lead Cloud Engineer, speaker
  • When: Wednesday, March 11, 2015 11:30am-12:30pm MDT
  • Where: Fairmont Banff, Baron Shaughnessy/ Sir Edward Beatty Room
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Want to meet AURO at Banff? Set up a meeting at Interzone Banff by visiting or email and follow us on Twitter @Auro_io.

About AURO

AURO Cloud was built using OpenStack to give Canada its first true enterprise public cloud that can support a wide range of cloud computing requirements. With a free account, open APIs and Canadian cloud storage, customers get a platform that can deliver highly scalable public, private and hybrid cloud services, including operational and architectural compatibility with AWS. In addition, businesses now have cloud computing pricing that matches or beats other cloud computing providers. It is easy to use, self-service and available to everyone. AURO delivers a portfolio of services that include IT Infrastructure and Cloud Hosting, while giving users the benefits of Canada's unique regulatory environment and data security, all within a 100% Canadian platform.

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