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Maish Saidel-Keesing is a cloud architect for Cisco and has been working in IT for 15 years, focused on virtualization and cloud for the past 9. He has been awarded the vExpert award from VMware for the past consecutive 7 years for his contributions to the Virtualization community.
Maish is the co-author of the OpenStack Design book, the VMware vSphere Design book, and has participated as a technical reviewer of the several cloud publications.
Maish has a popular blog, Technodrone, focuses on Virtualization, Architecture, Cloud and Automation and is one of the top 50 virtualization blogsfor the past 5 years
OpenStack Summit Barcelona 2016
OpenStack Summit Vancouver 2015
OpenStack Summit Paris 2014
Openstack Israel Conference 2013, 2014, 2016
DevopsDay TLV 2014
Numerous internal Cisco events
I'm involved in the following OpenStack projects: Nova,Swift,Glance,Horizon,Quantum,Cinder,Ceilometer,Heat,Ironic,Openstack-ci,Openstack-manuals