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Individual Speaker Profile

Hussein Khazaal Back to Speakers Bureau

Date Joined: February 02, 2016
Country: United States
Home Town: Mountain View
Zip Code: 94043
Registered for Upcoming Summit: No
  • Nokia, Nuage Networks - From 2014-08-01 (Current)
  • Nokia, Nuage Networks - From 2014-08-01 (Current)
Statement of Interest


Areas Of Expertise
  • SDN
  • security
  • operations
  • networking


Hussein Khazaal is responsible for the Nuage Networks Technology Partner Program that enables customer to deploy robust, scalable and high performance clouds. Mr. Khazaal has spent the 15 years designing and supporting large networks with very critical and very demanding applications. Prior to Nuage Networks, Mr. Khazaal was VP of Operations & Customer Service at a cloud services start-up that was acquired by Google and before that he was a management consultant with Alvarez & Marsal working with Fortune 1000 companies on IT transformation projects. He held a number of customer service/support and engineering roles at Alcatel-Lucent, Ciena, Cyras Systems (Acquired by Ciena) and Newbridge Networks (acquired by Alcatel).

Mr. Khazaal holds a B.Eng (EE) from Dalhousie University and an MBA from UC Berkeley. He aspirations to become a professional soccer player and snowboarder, unfortunately, he lost an ACL along the way and instead tries to be focus on being a good father and deliver high quality work on time. 

Presentations from previous OpenStack Summits:

Willing to present via video conference: No
Willing to travel to any country: Yes
Fluent in
  • English
  • Arabic

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