JUDCon 2012: Bangalore. The JBoss conference by developers, for developers.

JUDCon India is a wrap!

Developer panel from JUDCon India

JUDCon: India was held over January 24th and 25th in Bangalore at NIHMANS Convention Center. JUDCon is a conference "By Developers, For Developers." Presentations at JUDCon include a range of technology deep dives into JBoss Community projects and related technical topics of user and developer interest presented by the core engineers and consultants that write and use the technology daily. Presentation formats included Focused Sessions (60 mins, including 10 mins of Q&A) and Expert Q & A panels. Details of the event topics can be found on the Agenda page and you can download the presentations. Each session was recorded and will be uploaded once available.

The keynote was delivered by Bruno Georges, Director of Red Hat's Enterprise Application Platform's Engineering group and was introduced by Harish Pillay, Red Hat's Global Community and Technology Architect. The keynote entitled 2012 "The Year of Developers" highlighted the evolution of middleware over the decades, described the present state and discussed future trends that will challenge the industry in the coming years.

The fifth JUDCon to date, JUDCon 2012: India was a two-day, three-track event packed with valuable sessions, networking and hallway conversations that extended into the late hours of the night. Held for the first time in India, JUDCon 2012:India had the largest attendance of any JUDCon to date exceeding over eight hundred attendees. There was a large contingent from many of the Indian global system integrators, start-ups and individual developers working with open source or just getting introduced to the technologies. The event was produced by Saltmarch Media, producers of the India's gold standard for software developers – Great Indian Developer Summit.

Red Hat extends a very sincere thank you to all those who took time out of their schedules to attend and participated in the event.

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