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Sharmin Choksey

Cisco Systems Inc.
Technical Leader
United States
Sharmin has been working on OpenStack since the Folsom Release across various components of OpenStack and was responsible for the design, development and operations of cloud automation services for Cisco IT's private multi-provider, multi-tenant elastic cloud platform (CITEIS) focusing on end-to-end service delivery, automation and orchestration of IaaS and PaaS models.   As part of the cloud platform enablement, she has implemented various sub-systems to support integration into various corporate enterprise systems to provide hooks into the OpenStack Notification System, extended Keystone identiity drivers to support hybrid approaches to authentication and authorization. She has co-published CVDs (Cisco Validated Designs) that automates provisioning and auto-scaling of Openshift nodes on Openstack with Heat Templates. In her current role as part of Cisco Cloud Services, she is closely engaged in enablng various features of Neutron.