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Office Hour with Adele Shakal (Metacloud, Inc.)

Adele Shakal (Metacloud, Inc.)
Office Hours
Table 2 (Exhibit Hall)

Bring your IT emergency drill planning questions to practical gamemaster Adele Shakal, inluding the following (Interesting questions merit a d10 of your very own!):

  • Designing IT emergency operations
  • Planning practical, engaging IT emergency drills
  • Defining emergency planning appropriately for your organization
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Adele Shakal

Metacloud, Inc.

Adele Shakal currently heads up project and knowledge management at Metacloud, Inc., a cloud solutions company providing Metacloud OpenStack, non-stop private cloud based on OpenStack. In her prior work in technical project management at USC ITS, she designed IT emergency operations and the ITS Great Shakeout 2011. She has more than two decades of experience in IT project management, business process design and continuity, knowledge management, emergency operations and drill planning, service management and system administration, with Bachelor of Science in geochemistry from California Institute of Technology. She has presented at CENIC, EDUCAUSE, APRU, USENIX LISA and CascadiaIT conferences.