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Individual Member Profile

Shamail Tahir COA Certified

Date Joined
August 30, 2013

IBM From 2015-09-30 (Current)
EMC From 2004-10-01 To 2015-09-25
Statement of Interest

Project submissions, blueprint authoring, code contributions




I am an Offering Manager for OpenStack Initiatives at IBM Cloud and enthusiastic about technology.  In my current role, I am focused on open-source and product strategy.  I have been in the OpenStack community since 2013 and I am currently participating in the Product and Enterprise working groups along with Superuser.TV.   My background includes server/network operations, pre and post-sales engineering, as well as being a technologist focused on cloud and cloud-related eco-systems (Containers, CloudFoundry, Mesos, K8s, etc.)

I am passionate about OpenStack, emerging technologies, implications of technology shifts on datacenter architectures, and driving technology adoption. You can follow me on twitter: @ShamailXD




I'm involved in the following OpenStack projects: Cinder