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Individual Speaker Profile

Date Joined: July 13, 2015
Country: United States
Home Town: Mountain View
Zip Code: 94043
Registered for Upcoming Summit: No
  • Aarna Networks, Inc. - From 2017-10-01 (Current)
  • Mirantis, Inc. - From 2015-01-01 To 2017-01-15
Statement of Interest

Product Marketing

Areas Of Expertise
  • OpenStack
  • Total-cost-of-ownership analysis
  • OpenStack use-cases
  • opnfv
  • onap


Amar Kapadia is a NFVI specialist and co-founder at Aarna Networks, an open source NFV company and an author of the Understanding OPNFV book. Previously, he was head of product marketing at Mirantis, the pure-play OpenStack company and an author of the OpenStack Object Storage (Swift) Essentials book. Before Mirantis, Amar was at EVault, where he helped build EVault's public cloud storage, called Long-Term Storage Service (LTS2) using OpenStack Swift. He has also worked at Emulex, VLSI, and HP on data center infrastructure technologies. Amar has an  MS in EE from UC Berkeley. Amar has also spoken at conferences such as OpenStack Summit and VMWorld.

Presentations from previous OpenStack Summits:
Additional presentations:

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

Contact Amar