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Individual Speaker Profile

Date Joined: February 02, 2017
Country: United States
Home Town: Santa Clara
Zip Code: 95056
Registered for Upcoming Summit: No
  • Nokia - Nuage Networks - From 2015-08-17 (Current)
  • Permabit Technology Corp - From 2012-08-13 To 2015-08-14
  • Oracle America Inc. - From 2010-02-08 To 2012-08-10
  • Sun Microsystems - From 1995-12-18 To 2010-02-05
Statement of Interest

My objective is to understand how Neutron virtual networking can best support hyperconverged storage

Areas Of Expertise
  • OpenStack
  • neutron
  • SDN


Mark Iskra is technical Marketing Director for Nokia’s Nuage Networks with a core focus on virtual network performance and NFV for OpenStack. Mark’s vision is to broaden the horizon of SDN at Nuage Networks by working closely with strategic partners bringing disruptive technology to OpenStack.  In addition to his background in SDN and virtual networking, Mark draws from broad technical experience ranging from HPC computation physics to embedded Java in which he has been a frequent presenter.  He holds a Master of Science degree in Nuclear Engineering from Virginia Tech and has done doctoral work on applied Plasma Physics at the University of Michigan.

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Willing to present via video conference: Yes
Willing to travel to any country: Yes
Fluent in
  • English

Contact Mark