Houston Cloud Computing User Group

… since 2008 …

Celebrating our 10th year (2008 to 2018)

with 1K+ members & counting — by gradually rolling out new benefits, such as:

✥ 2018: Launched New Google Cloud meetup.com/Houston-GOOGLE-Cloud-User-Group (a.k.a., Houston GDG Cloud on Google)

✥ 2018: Launched New Sponsorship program (extremely limited slots/availability)… SPONSOR registration/sign-up (click-here)

✥ 2018: Launched New site (this one) with quite some Member-only benefits/programs, .

… and much more launching in 2019, such as:

✥ The first HybridCloudNow™ conference — Houston 2019

✥ New HybridCloudConnect™ program

✥ New HybridCloudLabs™ program

✥ New Sponsor program

✥ New Membership program

      • the current @no-charge Membership to be grandfathered for active members (i.e., those who have participated in-person at least 1 event/meetup)
      • eligibility to be select-access to "Hybrid Cloud Insiders" and limited-edition goodies,
      • and quite some more … and it all starts with registering as a Member

click here to Register/Sign-up as NEW Member … even if you are registered on Meetup/Linkedin

click here to Sponsor | Advertise … new program with options launching 2019

The "3" prongs we aim for in our events/meetings are:

    1. something non/pre-mainstream/different/new/fresh
    2. with some Cloud tie-in, e.g., Azure, Google Cloud, AWS, etc.
    3. addressing some specific need/function with a focus on some product(s)

No October Meeting

as we are speaking at Oracle Code One 2018 (formerly Java One)

Meeting Location & Parking:

Microsoft Technology Center, 750 Town and Country Blvd #1000, Houston, TX 77024 (click here to open the map).

FREE and paid parking can be found here CityCentreHouston.com/parking/

Sign-in and come to the 10th floor ~ security should let you in ~ if you don't see the security officer, just hang for few someone will be manning the doors :-)

Agenda — for every 4th Wed of every month:

6pm to 8pm ... if you arrive and the doors seem locked, just text/call (281) 671-4228 (NOTE: this # will not work at other times)

6:00 — meet/greet/network/connect ... with PIZZA :-)

6:30 — a brief word about/from our Sponsor(s) … and some latest news/trends regarding Cloud & Cloud related "stuff"

6:40 — main talk on topic with Q&A and Peer-to-Peer discussions

8:20 — continue chats/conversation outside the building :-)

THANKS to our Sponsors … YOU have "no-charge" events with refreshments (pizza & drinks)


Event Sponsors ~ new for 2018

Sep-26: Talend … seamlessly integrates with AWS, Microsoft, Google, Snowflake, and more

Aug-22: Hybrid Decisions Corp … played a part of the birth & growth of Microsoft's Cloud (Azure & Office 365)

Jul-25: Microsoft … special-event: combined with AzureHouston

Jun-27: Hybrid Decisions Corp … played a part of the birth & growth of Microsoft's Cloud (Azure & Office 365)

May-23: Cloudreach … one of the fastest growing European companies making headway in the US

Apr-25: Snowflake … the first UNICORN company of 2018 with the first EDW DB built for the cloud

Mar-28: Canonical … the makers of Ubuntu Linux

Feb-28: Zerto … a Single "IT Resiliency" Platform across 350+ clouds (incl., Azure, and AWS )

Jan-24: Google … Productivity/GTD with Google's NEW G-Suite … click here to get your own NEW Google G-Suite

✥ Event Sponsor — 10min slot available for Vendors|Recruiters — submit via Sponsor|Advertise form (click here)

more info see Past Events page

Platinum Sponsors ~ since 2008:

~ Houston: for providing us with the venue (and even free parking at their old/previous Houston location)

~ Redmond: for providing us with speakers, preview-content, etc.,

~ for Google Apps/G-Suite (e.g., website, email, YouTube with live-stream, and even phone number)

~ for increasing support, resulting in us launching/running the new meetup.com/Houston-Google-Cloud-User-Group

~ our founding and sole sponsor for everything else since 2008 …

We support other "no-charge" Community efforts

Local Events:

Houston TechFest — 2018-Sep-29

Houston SQL Saturday — we thank @SQLSatHouston for having us Speak at every event!!!

Houston SharePoint Saturday — 2018 event is over

Paid Events:

Linux Foundation Events | Google Events | Microsoft Events