PLUMGrid will be presenting on the basics of Neutron Networking and how it integrates with SDN. The presentation will be led by Edgar Magana.
Edgar is currently a Sr. Member of the Technical Staff at PLUMgrid. He is in charge of the integration efforts between OpenStack Neutron and PLUMgrid Platform. Edgar worked over five years for the Chief Technology Office (CTO) of Cisco Systems as a Technical Leader and Researcher. He received his Ph.D. and M.Sc. in Computer Science from Universitat Politecnica of Catalunya, Spain. Currently, Edgar is a core member of the Neutron development team in OpenStack. He has an extensive experience on Cloud and Grid Computing, Policy-based Management Systems, Monitoring and Scheduling of network and computational resources on distributed networks. His research interest is related to Cloud Computing, Software Defined Networks (SDN), IaaS, PaaS and SaaS.
PLUMGrid is a sponsor the ONUG (Open Networking User Group) a community of IT business leaders who exchange ideas and best practices for implementing Open Networking and Software-Defined Networking (SDN) designs.