User, developer, packager and operator of OpenStack
David is a Senior Software Engineer in the RDO (https://www.rdoproject.org/) team at Red Hat where his efforts are around empowering the community to deliver a reliable OpenStack distribution.
Previously, he was at iWeb, a server and datacenter infrastructure provider where he held various technical and leadership roles in the span of almost 10 years. In the last years, his focus was around deploying and supporting a highly available multi-region OpenStack public cloud in different datacenters around the world.
Other than OpenStack, Infrastructure and Operations, David is also a fan of Ceph, Ansible and a myriad of Linux distros.
He holds a blog on https://dmsimard.com where he shares articles about his interests.
I'm involved in the following OpenStack projects: Nova,Swift,Glance,Keystone,Horizon,Quantum,Cinder,Ceilometer,Heat,Trove,Queue,DataProcessing,Oslo,Deployment