Randy Perryman is a principle architect of Service Provider Cloud Platform Engineering at Dell EMC. He started working with OpenStack in the Cactus release time frame and attended his first Summit in 2011 in Boston. Randy has published several OpenStack Reference Architectures, the first based on Diablo and the latest based on Newton with NFV features. He has also contributed in the past to OpenStack documentation, and has been part of various working groups. Continuing as an active contributor to the OpenStack community, Randy has spoken at, moderated and been a part of panels at several Summits and Conferences. Randy's focus over the years is easing cloud deployments by creating tools and procedures that enable efficiency, reliability and repeatability. Currently, Randy is focused on enhancing OpenStack for Edge Computing applications.