OpenStack from Scratch

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If you are in the Boston area, tomorrow is the monthly gathering of the Boston Linux Unix group. Details from the BLU.org website below:

OpenStack from Scratch

Date and Time

Wednesday, August 21, 2013 from 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm

Location

MIT Building E-51, Room 335

Presenter

Federico Lucifredi – flucifredi acm org

Summary

Federico talks about OpenStack

Abstract

Details to follow

About Federico Lucifredi

Federico Lucifredi is the maintainer of the man suite, the primary documentation-delivery tool under Linux, a graduate of Boston College and Harvard University, and the Ubuntu Advantage Product Manager at Canonical. As a software engineer-turned-manager at the Novell corporation, Federico was part of the SUSE Linux team for five years, overseeing the update stack of a 150 million dollar maintenance business. Previously, Federico has been a CIO and a network software architect at technology and embedded Linux startups, and he has spent two years teaching in Boston University’s graduate and undergraduate programs, while simultaneously consulting for MIT. He is a frequent speaker at user group and conference events, notably the Linux Foundation’s LinuxCon, LinuxWorld, the O’Reilly Open Source Convention, and the IMPlanet conferences, where he was a panelist representing the Jabber community. Federico is a recognized expert in computing performance issues, and consults pro-bono with Standard and Poor’s clients interested in Free/Open Source Software technical and strategic issues. He participated in the GPL v3 drafting process in the large-corporation panel.