Creating Open Source Clouds
About the Author
Ken Pepple is a recognized consultant, author and speaker in the technology industry. Focusing on infrastructure architecture, Ken held technical leadership roles such as Chief Technologist and Technology Director for a variety of organizations within Sun Microsystems and Oracle. While there, he co-authored two books “Consolidation in the Data Center: Simplifying IT Environments to Reduce Total Cost of Ownership” and “Migrating to the Solaris Operating System: The Discipline of UNIX-to-UNIX Migrations” for Prentice Hall PTR. Ken is also a frequent speaker, presenting at conferences including Gartner's Data Centre Summit, TOGAF China, IDC's Asia/Pacific Cloud Computing Conferences and JavaOne. Currently, Ken focused on building cloud computing infrastructure. As part of this work, he has designed clouds for service providers and written code for the OpenStack project. You can catch up on Ken's current work at his blog (http://ken.pepple.info/) or view his author page at Amazon (http://www.amazon.com/Ken-Pepple/e/B004QQBWJW).