By jacki decoster on Sep 18, 2008
Yesterday, we announced the dates & locations for the 2008-2009 Sun Tech Days worldwide developer conferences. Sun Tech Days is a 13-city world tour designed to showcase how developers can leverage Sun technologies, services and products to drive the next generation of industry innovation.
Tech Days will kick off later this month - Sept 29-Oct 1 in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
A very cool update about the Brazil event is that Intel is a platinum sponsor & Sean Maloney, executive vice president of Intel Corporation and chief sales and marketing officer will be doing a keynote on Sept 30th.
Mr. Maloney will be speaking about some of the new opportunities for developers, how the market in Brazil has grown (and continues to grow) and also provide attendees with updates about the Sun and Intel collaboration and how the companies are working together to provide developers with the tools they need to help drive technological innovation.
Intel is an active participant in the OpenSolaris community & and Intel is also giving a technical session “Optimizing Open Solaris for Xeon” featured in Solaris track at Tech Days Brazil, on Sept. 29th. Jim Grizanzio, senior program manager on the Sun OpenSolaris team, has done a post highlighting more about Intel's participation at Tech Days & their involvement in OpenSolaris.
For the latest news on Sun Tech Days, our press kit is located here.