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Individual Member Profile

Blair Bethwaite

Date Joined
August 14, 2012

Monash University From (Current)
Statement of Interest

Deployment architect and service developer




Blair has worked in distributed computing at Monash University for ten years, leading Monash's use of OpenStack in research computing for the last four. Team lead, infrastructure architect, admin, user, researcher and occasional hacker - Blair's unique (if slightly schizophrenic) perspective has helped guide the evolution of the research computing engine central to Monash's 21st Century Microscope vision.


OpenStack Summit Presentations
  • Scientific OpenStack BoF
  • Scientific Working Group - Lightning Talks
  • Advanced Instance Scheduling: Reservations and Preemption
  • Scientific Working Group Meeting
  • Future of Hypervisor Performance Tuning & Benchmarking
  • Special Hardware
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