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Individual Member Profile

Thierry Carrez

Date Joined
July 19, 2012

OpenStack Foundation From (Current)
Statement of Interest

Interested in building a successful Open Innovation community, by bringing Open Source project management expertise to help coordinating the technical side of the project.




Thierry Carrez is the Vice-President of Engineering at the OpenStack Foundation, helping ensure the long-term health of the OpenStack upstream open source project. He has been the Release Manager for the OpenStack project since its inception, coordinating the effort and facilitating collaboration between contributors. He is the elected chair of the OpenStack Technical Committee, which is in charge of the technical direction of the project.

Thierry spoke about OpenStack, open innovation and open source project management at various conferences around the world, including OSCON, LinuxCon, and FOSDEM. A Python Software Foundation fellow, he was previously the Technical lead for Ubuntu Server at Canonical, an operational manager for the Gentoo Linux Security Team, and an IT manager in various companies.



I'm involved in the following OpenStack projects: Nova,Quantum,Cinder,Oslo,Openstack-ci,QA,Release

OpenStack Summit Presentations
Vancouver, BC
  • Beyond datacenter cloud: the future of the OpenStack Foundation
  • Forum 101
  • The definitive OpenStack Map
  • Technical Committee in-person office hour
  • Making OpenStack more palatable to part-time contributors
  • SIGs II: to infinity and beyond...
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