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Individual Speaker Profile

Andre Fredette Back to Speakers Bureau


Date Joined: January 29, 2016
Country: United States
Home Town: Cary
Zip Code: 27513
Registered for Upcoming Summit: No
Affiliations
  • Red Hat - From 2015-04-20 (Current)
Statement of Interest

Networking for OpenStack Deployments

Areas Of Expertise
  • Networking
  • SDN
  • OpenDaylight

IRC
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Bio

Andre Fredette is the Technical Director for Networking in the Red Hat Office of Technology. He helps set the direction for SDN for Red Hat and leads a team of engineers contributing to open source projects. He is a contributor to the OpenDaylight and OPNFV projects. Prior to joining Red Hat, Andre held senior engineering and management positions with Extreme Networks, Bay Networks, Nortel Networks and the IBM Networking Hardware Division. He has also held leadership positions in the ATM Forum, and authored numerous contributions and RFCs in the IETF and IEEE. He holds the Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Science degrees in Computer Science from North Carolina State University, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point.


Presentations from previous OpenStack Summits:
Boston Austin
  • Using OpenDaylight as an SDN Controller for OpenStack

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

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