Cisco, Director of Product Management
Mike Cohen is Director of Product Management at Cisco Systems where leads open source development for the Insieme business unit. Mike began his career as an early engineer on VMware's hypervisor team and subsequently worked in infrastructure product management on Google and Big Switch Networks. Mike holds a BSE in Electrical Engineering from Princeton University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Principal RPC Engineer, Rackspace
I've been using OpenStack since the first release in 2010, and have been working at Rackspace as an OpenStack Specialist within EMEA for 4 years where I am involved in architecting, assisting support, training and professional services engagements. More information can be found at http://about.me/kevjackson I'm also the co-author of the hugely successful book, the OpenStack Cloud Computing Cookbook (http://about.me/openstackcookbook).
VP, Technology Consulting, Persistent Systems
Shriram is a senior technology and software engineering executive with a terrific record of success in software architecture, technical and operational management, product development, and delivery. He has been instrumental enabling Persistent customers to move their product infrastructure from traditional models to the new world. He helped in selecting the right vendors, making the right technology choices, and driving cloud/mobility adoption... Read More →
Principal Architect, Yahoo!
From ticket monkey to architect, James's boots have been on the ground in nearly all aspects of large scale production engineering. James is passionate about automation, security, resiliency, and designing for scale. No stranger to 2am emergencies, he's also passionate about BCP. In his spare time James enjoys riding motorcycles and annoying his cat.
Searchlight PTL, Horizon Core Reviewer, HP Master Techn, HP
Travis is the OpenStack Searchlight PTL, a Horizon core reviewer, an OpenStack User Experience core reviewer, and an architect for HP Helion where he is currently focusing on improving the OpenStack user experience by leveraging technologies such as AngularJS and Elasticsearch while working closely with the community on new UX designs and interaction patterns. He's led multiple cloud software products intermingling between lead product... Read More →