Large scale deployment of clouds to support scientific research
Tim is responsible for the group at CERN which manages the compute infrastructure for 13,000 physicists around the world. He previously worked as a Unix kernel developer at IBM along with managing large scale Unix production deployments and services for Deutsche Bank in Europe.
His team is running the CERN OpenStack cloud which has been in production since July 2013 and is currently around 140,000 cores. This cloud provides processing power for the physicists working on the Large Hadron Collider and its experiments which produce around 27PB a year.
I'm involved in the following OpenStack projects: Nova,Glance,Keystone,Horizon,Cinder,Ceilometer,Heat,Openstack-manuals
Tim has been nominated enough times to appear on the election ballot. You can read the answers Tim gave to the election questions below.
During the past 3 years, I have been serving as a community elected member of the OpenStack management board.
Tim has already been nominated by: