We recently wrapped the 2021 OCP Global Summit that was held both in-person and online simultaneously. This hybrid event is one of the first of its kind, with attendees participating onsite while others engaged with live-streaming and virtual tools. Here are some of the numbers: We had 2 (...)
On July 30, the OCP Foundation made the decision to move forward with the 2021 Global Summit as a hybrid event – both in-person and virtual. While we recognize that there are increases in Covid cases, we feel that the timing of our event in November and the increased safety measures, will still allow us to meet in-person. We are watching the situation daily, and will continue to monitor the guidance set forth by the local and state governments, and the CDC.
At this time, there are no restrictions to holding an event of our size in-person. Attendees are required to be vaccinated and wear masks during the event. For more details, visit the Health & Safety page.
The Open Compute Project Foundation established the OCP Experience Center to provide new ways for OCP members to showcase best-in-class product demos, solution stacks, software and hardware, both live and static. The initiative was launched at the OCP Global and Regional (European) Summits in 2019, (...)
New to the OCP Global Summit? Here’s what you can expect! It’s been a while since we’ve walked through the halls of a convention center. We can’t wait to see your faces again in-person in San Jose in November. If you are attending the OCP Global Summit for the (...)
As OCP was launching, working as an engineer at Intel, I met the Facebook mechanical engineers when they shared the details of a new rack design that solved many of the issues we had faced for years. It was evident that they were about to break the “glass ceiling” that the design communi (...)
The Open Compute Project Foundation (OCP) is pleased to announce that we will reach our 10-year anniversary milestone on October 3, 2021! I have had the good fortune of being involved with OCP starting with the second board meeting back in 2012. I served as CFO for the first few years, and then as C (...)
While 2021 got off to a rocky start, after a difficult 2020, the cases of the Covid-19 virus are declining in most parts of the world, while vaccinations continue to increase. We are very excited that we will be returning to our in-person events with the 2021 OCP Global Summit, to be held at the San (...)