Call for papers now open for distributed systems conference taking place in Las Vegas, October 2014

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Basho Technologies, the creator and developer of Riak, the industry leading distributed NoSQL Database, today announced RICON 2014, taking place October 27-29 at the Palms in Las Vegas. Previously hosted in separate events, this year’s conference will bring together a larger audience of developers, industry leaders, partners, customers and community members to discuss a wider variety of experiences across the distributed systems and network ecosystem.

“With the continuing evolution of distributed systems, we felt it was important to host one unified event for the entire community to come together and share their knowledge,” said Adam Wray, CEO of Basho. “Hearing perspectives and insight on distributed systems, NoSQL databases, performance optimization and DevOps processes from experts across the country will be an educational and thought provoking experience for all attendees. We look forward to seeing everyone in Las Vegas!”

RICON will feature a training day, as well as two days of keynote presentations, in-depth sessions, technical tracks, panel discussions, cocktail events and more. The call for papers is now open and interested speakers are welcome to submit abstracts detailing experiences applying distributed systems and networks, data center innovations, deployment strategies, and real world experiences.

What: RICON call for papers
When: Deadline is August 18, 11:59 pm PT
URL: http://ricon.io/event-details/
Social Media: Follow RICON on Twitter @RICONconf

Tickets and sponsorships for RICON go on sale today at http://ricon.io. Early bird ticket prices will end on September 22.

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About Basho Technologies

Basho is a distributed systems company dedicated to making software that is highly available, fault-tolerant and easy-to-operate at scale. Basho’s distributed database, Riak, and Basho’s cloud storage software, Riak CS, are used by fast growing Web businesses and by one third of the Fortune 50 to power their critical Web, mobile and social applications and their public and private cloud platforms.

Riak and Riak CS are available open source. Riak Enterprise and Riak CS Enterprise offer enhanced multi-datacenter replication and 24×7 Basho support. For more information, visit basho.com. Basho is headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts.