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Eric Lopez

Date Joined
November 07, 2013

Akanda, Inc. From 2015-09-15 (Current)
VMware, Inc. From 2012-08-27 To 2015-09-11
Nicira, Inc. From 2011-06-06 To 2012-08-24
Statement of Interest

Installation, Deployment and Operations of Openstack for Community and Private entities




Eric has over 15 years of experience in information security, distributed systems, networking and virtualization technologies. Eric is a Solution Architect in VMware's Networking and Security Business Unit helping customers implement and integrate VMware's Network Virtualization Platform and Openstack.

Prior to joining VMware via Nicira, Eric provided I.T. technical and consulting services to end-customers at Q1 Labs, Symantec, Vontu, Brightmail and Sun Microsystems. Eric holds Master’s degree in Business Administration from University of San Francisco and Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering & Computer Science and Nuclear Engineering from University of California, Berkeley.  Eric is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional



I'm involved in the following OpenStack projects: Quantum,Openstack-manuals