Kapil Arora is a Cloud Solution Architect at NetApp in the EMEA region.He helps customers with OpenStack and Kubernetes/OpenShift proof of concept implementations and production deployments and focusses on innovation, evangelization, and promoting the benefits of NetApp storage and software in cloud computing environments. Kapil works with many big companies in Europe and is an active speaker at OpenStack and Kubernetes events. He is very interested in topics like File-share services, Backup and Recovery, Database Applications in the Cloud, and Persistent Storage for Containers. He has 10 years of IT indsustry experience including 8+ years in the Storage industry. Kapil is also a Java and Python programmer and has a Bachelors degree in Information Technology.