Apper’s co-founder and Director of Growth Patrick Zulueta was joined by Lead Cloud Engineer for Enablement & Innovation, Carl Alarcon for the prestigious conference.
Carl was part of the panel for “Innovation: Ensuring Advanced Digital Skills” where he shared his insights about how the cloud will drive growth and competitiveness for LGUs and businesses in the Visayas region.
The National ICT Confederation of the Philippines (NICP) Visayas ICT Cluster Organization (VICTOR), in cooperation with the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT), Aklan ICT Council (AICTC), the Provincial Government of Aklan, Bacolod-Negros Occidental Federation for Information and Communications Technology (BNEFIT) hold the 10th Visayas ICT Conference (VICTOR) on AUGUST 26, 2022 Boracay Island, Malay, Province of Aklan.
During his visit to Boracay Island, Carl was joined by a few other local tech leaders for an exclusive meet up at La Carmela Hotel, Boracay on August 25th to discuss how Apper helps the public sector deliver better services quickly via its platform. The industry leaders together with the DICT Secretary, Ivan John Enrile Uy and DICT Undersecretary Jocelle Batapa-Sigue.
On the essence of cloud computing
Carl began his presentation with an introduction to what cloud computing is: the delivery of computing services via the Internet in order to provide faster innovation, with customers paying only for the cloud services they use rather than investing large sums of money to purchase computing resources.
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As to why organizations should invest in cloud computing, Carl provided a compelling reason to shift operations to the cloud. Its ability to better allocate resources based on business requirements help lower your operating costs, run your infrastructure more efficiently and scale as your business needs change.