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Individual Speaker Profile

Vikram Hosakote Back to Speakers Bureau

Date Joined: June 19, 2015
Country: United States
Home Town: Boxborough
Zip Code: 01719
Registered for Upcoming Summit: No
  • Cisco Systems Inc. - From 2010-06-01 (Current)
Statement of Interest

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Areas Of Expertise
  • Neutron
  • Kolla
  • Docker containers
  • Kubernetes
  • Highly scalable production clouds




Vikram is a Technical Leader in Cisco's cloud org working on OpenStack since 2013 delivering cloud products at Cisco.  He is currently working on neutron, kolla, kubernetes, docker, python programming, ansible, networking, Cisco UCS (Unified Computing System) and Nexus.  He has been working on software development and networking for over 13 years, and enjoys working on highly scalable production clouds, and self-healing containers.  He is a core-reviewer and a core-developer of the OpenStack Kolla and Kolla-ansible projects (deploying OpenStack in Docker containers).

In the past at Cisco, he has worked on MediaCloud, multicast, HEAT, Magnum, Kuryr, and on many other technologies like SDN, OpenFlow, IOS, NXOS, MPLS, routing, NETCONF and YANG data modeling.

Vikram is a Linux lover with a Masters in Computer Science from Syracuse University.

His OpenStack blogs are at

Presentations from previous and upcoming OpenInfra Summits:
Vancouver, BC Sydney Barcelona, Spain
  • Jumbo Mumbo in OpenStack
  • Multi-Node ZUUL Gate for Bare-Metal and Docker
Additional presentations:

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

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