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Ciprian Popoviciu

Date Joined
February 19, 2014

Nephos6 From 2011-06-01 (Current)
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We contribute code to Openstack and we deliver training


Dr. Ciprian Popoviciu, president and CEO of Nephos6, has over 13 years of experience working for Cisco in various technical and leadership roles. Prior to starting Nephos6, Ciprian managed the architecture team of Cisco’s Engineering Infrastructure Services organization where he defined the strategy and led the execution of the internal DC consolidation and transition to cloud. He is an industry recognized domain expert in IPv6 who, over the past 10 years worked on the strategy, architecture, implementation and validation of IPv6 adoption by large service providers and enterprises Worldwide. Ciprian worked with various governments on defining national level and agency level IPv6 strategies and standards. He also worked with product and test teams on specific IPv6 features and roadmaps towards IPv6 readiness. Ciprian authored two IPv6 books: “Deploying IPv6 Networks” and “Global IPv6 Strategies”. He co-authored 5 IPv6 related IETF RFCs and multiple IPv6 related patents. Ciprian is a frequent speaker to industry events and conferences and he is an active contributor to various technology and scientific publications. He taught IPv6 classes at several Universities and leads IPv6 training events for both executives and technologists.



I'm involved in the following OpenStack projects: Nova,Horizon,Quantum,Ceilometer,Heat,QA,Deployment



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