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Graham Hayes

Date Joined
August 26, 2013

Verizon Cloud Platform VCP - Verizon Wireless From 2017-09-01 (Current)
SUSE From 2017-03-27 To 2017-08-31
Hewlett Packard Enterprise From 2013-08-26 To 2017-03-09
Statement of Interest

Upstream Software Engineer




Graham is the PTL of Designate.

Graham worked previously as part of the DNSaaS team in HP Helion, and the DNSaaS team in HP Public Cloud before that. As part of this team he was responsible for operating a publicly accessible deployment of Designate, while working on new features for Designate, and developing a Designate in a box product for private cloud use.

Graham then worked on the Kubernetes HA, Scale and Performance Team at SUSE.

He is now working for Verizon Wireless as a DMTS, working on upstream projects.

He has been working on Designate for over four years, and previously has experience in both startup and enterprise software development.



I'm involved in the following OpenStack projects: DNS Service (Designate),Ansible Playbooks for OpenStack (OpenStack-Ansible),Load Balancer (Octavia)

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