As a local, I was lucky enough to be able to walk to Moscone Center. Still, with over 20,000 people piled into the same area, and San Francisco construction seemingly encroaching on all sides, it was a journey that resulted in a tear in my jeans and still missing the in-person keynote that I’d been so excited to see (see Tweet for some additional details).
BUT I was able to nerd out in the front row of the overflow room and get some world-class photos like this one:
Yes, that’s Google Cloud’s CEO Diane Greene. She kicked off Google Cloud Next 2018 by asking a question hundreds of thousands of architects and developers around the world are also asking:
“Why Google Cloud?”
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