The Open Data Center Alliance (ODCA) will host Forecast 2012: Shaping the Future of Cloud Computing, on June 12 in New York City. The event, held in conjunction with the 10th Annual International Cloud Expo, will be open to Alliance members, partner organizations and companies interested in addressing the most pressing challenges associated with cloud computing. Tracks at Forecast 2012 will include security in the cloud, cloud standardization, and simplified cloud management, and panels will focus on the ODCA usage models, including the latest publications from the Alliance. Intel is technical advisor to the Alliance. Get information on registration and sponsorship opportunities at Forecast 2012.