Andy works as a software developer at Rackspace, with the Rackspace Private Cloud team. He's currently working on Ceph deployments, and integration with OpenStack. Andy was previously the project technical lead for the OpenStack-Ansible project for the Ocata and Pike cycles. Andy began his career in 2007 at Rackspace as a Linux Systems Administrator after completing a Masters of Engineering, majoring Computer Science at University College London.
Before becoming OpenStack-Ansible PTL, Andy specialized in Swift (Object Storage), and OpenStack deployments. He was previously a core reviewer on the Chef-OpenStack project.