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Individual Speaker Profile

Robert Starmer Back to Speakers Bureau

Date Joined: January 27, 2016
Country: United States
Home Town: Las Vegas
Zip Code: 89121
Registered for Upcoming Summit: No
  • Kumulus Technologies - From 2015-10-01 (Current)
Statement of Interest

Enable supportable automated infrastrcuture and platform services

Areas Of Expertise
  • Networking Neutron plus SDNPhysical
  • Storage SwiftManilaGlance and underlying physical systems
  • Operations
  • Deployment automation: Ansible
  • Installation and Architecture




With over 20 years of experience as a systems reliability engineer, and a focus on automating not only application deployments but the underlying infrastructure as well, Robert brings a wealth of knowledge to the full application enablement stack. He has applied this knowledge in fields from high-performance computing to high-frequency trading environments, and everything in between. Robert also holds patents in network, data center, and application performance and scale enhancements. He is a Founder and the CTO at Kumulus Technologies, a DevOps, Systems Reliability Engineering and cloud computing consultancy. Additionally, Robert is an incurable photography nerd and has been known to stay up until dawn in remote locations to capture celestial time-lapses. 

Presentations from previous OpenStack Summits:
Additional presentations:

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

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