CloudFest USA is Back, Event Takes Place in Austin in Spring

CloudFest has announced its return to the United States. The cloud, hosting, and data center industry event will take place in Austin this spring concurrent with NamesCon Global. The Exclusive Title Sponsor for CloudFest USA 2023 has been revealed to be hosting platform provider cPanel, a WebPros portfolio business.

After a seven-year hiatus, the CloudFest conference, which is best known for its annual event in Europa-Park in Germany, is coming back to the United States.

Under the name World Hosting Days (WHD), CloudFest already entered the American market with conferences held here in 2015 and 2016.

CloudFest is a major conference for cloud, hosting, and Internet Service Providers (ISPs) and will be held in Austin, Texas, from May 31 to June 1. By collaborating with cPanel, CloudFest says it has made sure that guests will have a one-of-a-kind conference filled with equal parts learning, networking, and fun.

The Omni Hotel in Austin, Texas

Jesse Asklund, Chief Experience Officer at WebPros
“We are incredibly honored and excited to be the Exclusive Title Sponsor for CloudFest USA in its first year back in the States,” said Jesse Asklund, Chief Experience Officer at WebPros.

At the Omni Hotel in Austin, Texas, CloudFest USA and NamesCon Global will both take place simultaneously. Anybody with a NamesCon ticket may attend any Cloudfest USA session, and vice versa, at no additional cost. Registration for Cloudfest USA has already begun.

“CloudFest EU is something we look forward to every year,” said Jesse Asklund, Chief Experience Officer at WebPros. “We are incredibly honored and excited to be the Exclusive Title Sponsor for CloudFest USA in its first year back in the States and are looking forward to bringing back core components of past cPanel conferences.”

CloudFest is a large-scale hosting and cloud services industry conference whose main event is held annually in Germany. The conference typically features keynote speeches, panel discussions, and networking events with industry leaders and experts, as well as a wide range of exhibitors showcasing the latest products and services in the hosting and cloud computing field. CloudFest also features various workshops and training sessions, providing attendees with the opportunity to learn about the latest trends and best practices in the industry. The conference is generally attended by IT professionals, hosting and cloud service providers, and other industry stakeholders.

About Title Sponsor cPanel

With its headquarters in Houston, Texas, cPanel has more than 260 employees and clients in over 70 countries. As a well-known web hosting automation software system in the industry, cPanel was acquired by WebPros in 2019. The completely automated hosting server administration platform provides clients the opportunity to control any part of their website using straightforward point-and-click software while empowering infrastructure providers with a robust feature set.

The web-based control panel for managing web hosting services provides a user-friendly interface for managing various aspects of a web hosting account, such as creating and managing email accounts, managing databases, and setting up and managing domains and subdomains. cPanel also includes a variety of tools for website management, such as file manager, backup and restore, and web statistics. cPanel is a popular choice among web hosting companies and is widely used by website owners and developers to manage their hosting accounts.

cPanel is built on open-source technologies and runs on various Linux distributions such as RedHat, CentOS and CloudLinux. cPanel comes with a variety of plugins and add-ons that can be installed to extend its functionality. It supports various web-related technologies like Apache, PHP, and MySQL, and also supports various web languages like Perl, Python, and Ruby.

WebPros owns the hosting and server administration platforms cPanel and Plesk, as well as the automation tool WHMCS, the infrastructure management tool SolusVM, the server monitoring tool NIXStats, the Koality performance tool, the web builder tool Sitejet, and the SEO tool XOVI. Under the umbrella of WebPros, these separate businesses are always looking for synergies in an effort to meet the needs of online professionals all around the world.