likes things that are software defined for lowering administration overhead. Working for Cisco CTO organization, took part in Cloud Virtualication Group @ cisco, Advanced Services Cloud and Virtualization Practice, and @ several startups prior to Cisco (Not paid to work on OpenStack). Developed several orchestration products for openstack, kubernetes, googlecloudplatform and others. authored some patents. hands-on experience in design, development, administration and operation of Big Data Centers with a focus on automation and operations. Designed and supported major Cloud projects around Europe, spanning service providers, financial enterprises and other key customers. Currently develops a unique model-driven assurance solution for openstack.