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Individual Speaker Profile

Nigel Kersten Back to Speakers Bureau

Date Joined: June 26, 2015
Country: United States
Home Town: Portland
Zip Code: 97202
Registered for Upcoming Summit: No
  • Puppet Labs - From 2010-10-01 (Current)
  • Puppet Labs - From 2010-10-01 (Current)
Statement of Interest

I'm interested in OpenStack for my own deployments, for integrations with Puppet, and as part of the wider industry shift it represents.

Areas Of Expertise
  • DevOps




Nigel came to Puppet Labs from Google HQ in Mountain View, where he was responsible for the design and implementation of one of the largest Puppet deployments in the world. He's been a sysadmin for Linux and Mac deployments since before Mac OS became a UNIX, and was voted one of the 25 Most Influential People in the Mac Technical Community in 2006.

Presentations from previous OpenStack Summits:

Willing to present via video conference: No
Fluent in
  • English

Contact Nigel