Conference Committee

  • Director of Open Source Engagement , Hewlett Packard Enterprise
    Mark Atwood is the Director of Open Source Engagement at Hewlett Packard Enterprise. He has been deeply involved in open standards and open source practice since the late 80s. He describes his work as "learning amazing stuff and meeting amazing people, and then introducing them all to each other".
  • Principal Architect , Percona
    Peter joined the European consulting team in May 2012. Before joining Percona, among many other things, he worked at Sun Microsystems, specialized there in performance tuning and was a DBA at Hungary's largest social networking site. He also taught many Oracle University MySQL courses. He has been using and working with open source software from early 2000s. Peter's first and foremost professional interest is performance tuning. He currently lives in Budapest, Hungary with his wife and son.
  • Openstack Community Liaison , Red Hat
  • Senior Manager, Platform Infrastructure - OpenStack , Comcast
  • Senior Director OpenStack Cloud , Time Warner Cable
    Jason Rouault is Senior Director of Engineering at Time Warner Cable where he is responsible for the ongoing development, operation, and support of the TWC Openstack Cloud. At TWC he has helped institute a DevOps culture and introduced tooling and automation to support continuous integration and deployment (CI/CD) of OpenStack. Prior to Time Warner Cable, Mr. Rouault was with Hewlett-Packard where he worked in various technical capacities over his 16 year tenure that ranged from software developer to CTO of the Identity Management business. In his last role at Hewlett-Packard he was a Director of Engineering and was one of the original 7 technologists that helped build the HP Public Cloud business from the ground up. Mr. Rouault has over 20 years of technology management and team building experience including a detailed working knowledge of Information Technologies, Software Development, Cloud Services, and the Internet & eBusiness industry.