Chennai saw it’s first OpenStack meet-up on 19-Sep-2012 at Malles Manota, T-Nagar. The event was scheduled to start at 12 noon and the room started filling in from 11am. More than 30 people including Students, entrepreneurs, start-ups, technology solution architects and devops showed up. The event kicked off at 12. Atul Jha from CSS Corp., introduced everyone to OpenStack foundation and there was a short welcome speech.
Yogesh from CSS Corp, got everyone introduced to OpenStack and the components. After the presentation, there was a question and answer session. Atul Jha again took the stage to walk everyone through the organizational structure, working and purpose of the OpenStack Foundation.
Later, Kavit Munshi from Aptira spoke about the impact of OpenStack on small and medium businesses. The event was wound up at 2pm after nice lunch and lots of dessert.
Presentation: http://www.slideshare.net/openstackindia .