Kate Craig-Wood

Kate Craig-Wood
CEO, Memset

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Kate is a multi-award-winning British technology entrepreneur, owner-manager of Memset, and a nationally renowned expert-advocate of green ICT and Cloud Computing. She is an officer of BCS’s (formerly the British Computer Society) influential Data Centre Specialist Group and is the youngest-ever main board member of Intellect UK, Britain’s high-tech trade association. Kate also chairs Intellect’s Climate Change Group, and currently co-leads the technical architecture strand of the Cabinet Office’s G-Cloud and App Store project.

Her company, Memset, is a nationally leading managed hosting and Cloud Computing provider. Memset was Britain’s first Carbon Neutral ISP, and has pioneered virtual machine technology since 2002.


Location: Portland_Ballroom
Average rating: **...
(2.80, 5 ratings)
The role of cloud computing in government IT - an introduction to the large G-Cloud and App Store project under way in the UK; what the UK public sector hopes to gain from a cloud approach, an overview of the proposed technical architecture, and how to deliver the benefits of cloud while still meeting government's stringent security requirements. Read more.
Location: Portland_Ballroom
Tags: cloud, debate
Kate Craig-Wood (Memset), Dion Hinchcliffe (Dachis Group), Tim O'Reilly (O'Reilly Media, Inc.), JP Rangaswami (Salesforce)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 3 ratings)
Our panel of experts will examine the what’s next for cloud computing, what implications cloud creates, the role of government and what changes are we likely to see? Read more.
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