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Individual Speaker Profile

Date Joined: July 13, 2015
Country: United States
Zip Code: 85254
Registered for Upcoming Summit: No
  • Cisco Systems, Inc - From 2015-02-02 To 2018-12-07
  • Red Hat - From 2012-03-01 To 2015-01-30
Statement of Interest

adjacent community integration, governance

Areas Of Expertise
  • Emerging Technologies
  • Machine Learning
  • The Esoterica
  • Invention and Innovation
  • Leadership




Steve has been involved in open source for the entirety of his career. Steve served as an elected member of the board of directions of the OpenStack foundation, invented OpenStack Kolla, invented OpenStack Heat, designed and co-led OpenStack Magnum, invented the Corosync cluster engine, and served as a working group leader within the Istio community.

Steve is now leading the next generation of machine learning tools developed in Rust. He is the creator of the XertAI community and co-inventor of SDAC, or Software Defined Accelerated Compute, project.

Steve is into hi-fidelity analog and digital audio, and his younger self spent every weekend hiking with his wife, daughter, and son while living in beautiful Flagstaff, Arizona.

Presentations from previous and upcoming OpenInfra Summits:
Additional presentations:

Willing to present via video conference: No
Willing to travel to any country: Yes
Fluent in
  • English

Contact Steven