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Dan Wendlandt

OpenStack Product Lead
Dan has contributed to several OpenStack projects, including serving as the Project Technical Lead (PTL) and a core developer for the OpenStack Networking Project Neutron (formerly Quantum). As part of the team at Nicira, the pioneering start-up in the software-defined networking space, he cut his teeth on OpenStack deployments using everything from Diablo to Icehouse and leveraging a variety of hypervisors from KVM, to XenServer, to VMware vSphere.
Dan is now leads VMware's overall OpenStack strategy and product development, which includes a team making contributions to Nova, Neutron, Cinder, Glance, Tempest and other OpenStack projects. He works with VMware's enterprise customers to help them understand how they can easily provide their developers with OpenStack APIs + tools on top of VMware's industry-leading virtualization technologies.