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Individual Member Profile


Arun Maskey

Date Joined
December 13, 2012

Apex Consultancy Services Pvt Ltd From (Current)
Statement of Interest

Development and Integration


More than a decade experience on various technology.

Worked as System Integrator for almost 5 years and system program for more than 3 years. 

Currently Managing team of around 35 people at Apex Consultancy Services Pvt Ltd.





I'm involved in the following OpenStack projects: Nova,Swift,Glance,Keystone,Horizon,Quantum,Openstack-manuals


Arun is a candidate in the 2014 Board Election.


What is your relationship to OpenStack, and why is its success important to you? What would you say is your biggest contribution to OpenStack's success to date?


I've been giving Cloud support to various educational institutes. There is a huge need of project like open-stack in educational field. We hope to have a best colaboration in colleges over the globe which is possible via cloud. 

Therefore OpenStack plays a big role to complete my vision. 


Describe your experience with other non profits or serving as a board member. How does your experience prepare you for the role of a board member?


Being a advisor and consultant for various colleges in many countries. I really believe that there is a need of a driver for such technology for huge community base. 

It is like "Community for Community". That is all what I can be prepare for to give such technologies in the mass. 


What do you see as the Board's role in OpenStack's success?


Taking this project to various community around the globe and make it more robust which will surely change the "Tomorrow" of our current technologies. 


What do you think the top priority of the Board should be in 2014?


There has been really good work on the back-end infrastructure. Now I believe the User Experience "UI" and security of the application is really very important. which should be the focus point of 2014. It has to be as simple as having tea for user to manage and security as the wall. 

Arun has already been nominated by:

  • Banshroop Kushwaha
  • Arunesh Dubey