OpenStack with OpenFlow/SDN, network solution
Takashi Torii is senior expert of OpenStack and OSS technology, now based on cloud platform division in NEC, and managed OpenStack community team about over 20 engineers in Japan and India, and also doing promotion and pre-sales about OpenStack. I have been working in NEC about 20 years, firstly starting from development of networking equipment, and move to Central Research Laboratories of NEC and doing research activities about network/storage/cloud computing. About 6 years ago, I started working about OpenStack, and after that doing many activities around OpenStack. From early stages, I have been core member of OpenStack user group in Japan, and initial member of OpenStack Days Tokyo planning committee, that is now becoming big event about 3000 attendee gathering. I have also worked about open innovation community activities, such as Okinawa Open Laboratory. That is NPO based in Okinawa Prefecture established 4 years ago, to create R&D hub of SDN and Cloud OSS. From these activities, I am now the key member of OpenStack community in Japan.
I'm involved in the following OpenStack projects: Quantum