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Individual Speaker Profile


Date Joined: July 11, 2015
Country: United States
Home Town: San Jose
Zip Code: 95134
Registered for Upcoming Summit: No
Affiliations
  • Cisco Systems - From 2012-06-18 (Current)
Statement of Interest

Performance & Scale

Areas Of Expertise
  • Networking
  • NFV
  • Performance
  • Kubernetes

Bio

Yichen is a technical leader at Cisco Systems. He is part of the Cisco Virtualized Infrastructure Manager (CVIM) team, and actively working on multiple fronts of the product including Advanced networking, OpenStack core, Kubernetes edge deployments, and Performance and scalability tuning. He recently started to work on the edge computing features on top of Kubernetes, specifically for 5G NFVi deployments. Prior to the experience with Kubernetes, he developed features to support VxLAN/SR with FD.io VPP on OpenStack, NUMA awareness/CPU pinning/isolation for VNF performance improvements, and also worked closely with OPNFV and Opendev community as the key contributor for developing NFVbench, the specialized benchmarking tool for NFVi cloud.


Presentations from previous OpenStack Summits:
Virtual Open Infrastructure Summit
  • Deploying Container Network Functions (CNF) on Kubernetes
Shanghai
Additional presentations:

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

Contact Yichen