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Individual Member Profile


Shane Wang

Date Joined
August 15, 2012



Statement of Interest



Shane Wang is an Engineering Director of Cloud Software at Intel's System Software Products. He has participated in or led his team on research and development of open source software projects such as Xen, tboot, Yocto and OpenStack. He has been serving as an Individual Director of OpenStack Foundation Board since 2015, with years of commitment to community development and building. Currently he is focusing on software-defined networking (SDN) and software-defined storage (SDS) technologies, edge computing, and NFV-related domains, including OpenStack, Ceph, SODA (also known as OpenSDS), ONAP, Akraino, StarlingX, OpenDaylight, OPNFV, DPDK, and so forth. He is interested in edge computing much so he is engaged in other open source solutions such as EdgeX, CORD, OpenEdge, KubeEdge, and ioFog. Right now he is also chairing the APAC session of OSF Edge Computing Working Group.

He got his PhD degree on Computer Science from Fudan University at Shanghai in 2004, and joined Intel after graduating from the school.

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OpenStack Summit Presentations

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Shane is a candidate in the January 2023 Board Elections .


What is your relationship to OpenStack Foundation (OSF), and why is its success important to you? What would you say is your biggest contribution to the OSF and the success of its projects to date?


My team and I have been working on OpenStack for many years, my team name is cloud infrastructure software, OpenInfra is the home of open source cloud infrastructure software. I  have serve as an individual director for 8+ years. With my team's effort together, code maturity, project landing and community growth, especially in China, is my biggest contribution to OpenInfra.


Describe your experience with other non-profits or serving as a board member. How does your experience prepare you for the role of a board member?


I have serve as an individual director for 8+ years in OpenInfra. I also participate into few open source communities as a key position, which is listed in my bio. That experience proves my qualification.


What do you see as the Board's role in OpenStack's success?


At this period, OpenInfra's success is to embrace more and more cloud projects, on the basis of offering better services to existing OpenInfra projects and following the trends of cloud development.


What do you think the top priority of the Board should be over the next year?


The top priority of the board is to incubate the existing projects in OpenInfra, encourage members' innovations and embrace more cloud projects, build more value to OpenInfra members in the disconnected world during the hard time of world economy.

Shane has already been nominated by:

  • Horace Li
  • Jonathan Bryce
  • Josh Lohse
  • Carlos Stratisimo
  • Jason Cirrus
  • Jethro Stratus
  • Allen Altostratus
  • Sebastian German Marcet Gomez 1
  • Tomás Castillo
  • Mark Collier