Icehouse, the 9th release of OpenStack, is out! Thanks to the 1200+ contributors. OpenStack Icehouse
Promoting OpenStack as a public and private Cloud OS, enabling complementary features of NetApp to accelerate broad OpenStack adoption.
NetApp is proud to continue its sponsorship of OpenStack with membership at the Gold level, with representation by Jeff O’Neal, Senior Director in NetApp’s Solution Integration Group. Jeff has been at NetApp for five years in Strategic Planning, Solution Development and Marketing Leadership functions , including development of NetApp’s Open Solution for Hadoop. Prior to joining NetApp, Jeff held leadership roles at Sun Microsystems in professional services, engineering and marketing.
NetApp ‘s approach to Industry Board participation is consistent with NetApp’s values for team work and transparency. Jeff is supported by a strong team of Architects and Developers led by Ben Swartzlander, Rob Esker, and Jim Holl, who are known within the OpenStack community. David Dale, Director of Industry Standards in the CTO office also provides guidance in governance and marketing of the OpenStack Foundation.
I'm involved in the following OpenStack projects: Nova,Swift,Cinder,Quantum