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209 Posts
Andrew Hickey
Chief Blog Editor
Andrew Hickey is chief blog editor at Rackspace, a role in which he helps Rackers, customers and partners tell their stories. Andrew comes to Rackspace following many years as a journalist, more than half of which were spent covering high tech and Rackspace. When not writing, Andrew enjoys spending time with his wife and his dog, and spinning punk rock vinyl. If you have an idea for the Rackspace Blog, track down Andrew at andrew.hickey@rackspace.com.
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37 Posts
John Engates
Chief Technology Officer
John Engates joined Rackspace in August 2000, just a year after the company was founded, as Vice President of Operations, managing the datacenter operations and customer-service teams. Most recentl....
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28 Posts
Lew Moorman
Senior Consultant for Strategy and Product, and Board Member
Lew Moorman is a senior consultant to the top executives of Rackspace, focusing on strategy and product issues. He also serves as a member of the Board of Directors. Lew joined Rackspace in Apri....
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17 Posts
Lanham Napier
Consultant and Former CEO
Lanham Napier was the CEO of Rackspace from 2006 to February 2014, and now serves as a consultant to the company's leaders. As CEO, he avidly promoted the workplace culture that drives the companyâ....
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285 Posts
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210 Posts
John McKenna
Startup Program
John McKenna loves startups and is a Space Cowboy with the Rackspace Startup Program. He also crafts customer stories and produces really cool videos for the Customer Reference Program.
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129 Posts
Lizetta Staplefoote
Copywriter III, Rackspace Hosting
Lizetta Staplefoote is a Rackspace Marketing Copywriter with a decade of experience writing about small business challenges for healthcare, real estate, and technology. Her passion is researching a....
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66 Posts
Garrett Heath
Content Marketing
Garrett Heath is a Racker who works in Rackspace Marketing and has had experience as a technical project manager in the Cloud. He enjoys writing about how the cloud is spurring innovation for start....
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44 Posts
Joseph Palumbo
Team Lead Cloud Onboarding
As a founding member of Rackspace's Managed Cloud Support Team, Joseph spends half of his time teaching customers about the Cloud and the other half learning about the Cloud from them. When he's no....
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32 Posts
Tarun Bhatti
Founding Member, DevOps Service
As a founding member and marketing lead for Rackspace's DevOps Automation Service, Tarun enjoys spending half of his time talking to customers about about their DevOps needs and other half working ....
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28 Posts
Alan Schoenbaum
Special Counsel
Alan Schoenbaum is Special Counsel for Rackspace. Prior to joining Rackspace in 2005, he was a partner at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP in San Antonio, Texas. Alan has more than 25 year....
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25 Posts
Alan Bush
Cloud Launch Manager, Rackspace Cloud
Alan Bush is a founding member & architect of Rackspace's Cloud Launch Team. Before Rackspace, Alan helped create the Stevie Award winning onboarding program for Central Desktop - a really ....
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22 Posts
J.R. Arredondo
Cloud Storage and Databases
J.R. Arredondo joined Rackspace in February 2012 in the areas of Cloud storage and Cloud databases.
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15 Posts
Major Hayden
Chief Security Architect and Linux Engineer
Major Hayden is Chief Security Architect and a Linux engineer who has experience working on large-scale OpenStack deployments and automation in Rackspace Cloud. He enjoys writing posts about Linux ....
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15 Posts
Rachel Romoff
Sustainability Manager
As Rackspace’s Sustainability Manager, Rachel Romoff drives and measures efficiencies for the way Rackers buy, build and operate. Additionally, Rachel chairs Rackspace’s Global Electronic Waste....
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14 Posts
Brooke Jackson
Email & Apps Product Manager
Brooke Jackson is an Email & Apps Product Manager for Hosted Exchange and Directory Sync residing in Blacksburg, Va. She has been a Racker for four years and is passionate and fanatical about e....
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13 Posts
Adrian Otto
Principal Architect
Adrian serves as a Principal Architect for Rackspace, focusing on cloud services. He cares deeply about the future of cloud technology, and important projects like OpenStack.
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12 Posts
Sean Anderson
Product Marketing for Data Services
Sean is a tenured infrastructure scaling and cloud strategy consultant with a strong focus on strategic partnerships and innovative hybrid technology. A five-year Racker; Sean is focused on develop....
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12 Posts
Cole Humphreys
Product Marketing Manager
Cole Humphreys joined Rackspace in February 2012 in the area of Cloud Servers. Cole came to Rackspace from Hewlett Packard where he worked in the Personal Systems Group from 2000 to 2012.
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12 Posts
Dominic Smith
Writer & Content Strategist
Dominic Smith is a writer and content strategist. Before joining Rackspace Marketing, he worked for many years as a technical writer and freelance copywriter, covering software, innovation and cust....
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11 Posts
Van Lindberg
Vice President of Intellectual Property
Van Lindberg is Vice President of Intellectual Property at Rackspace. He is trained as a computer engineer and lawyer, but what he does best is “translate” to help businesses, techies and attor....
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11 Posts
Vyjayanthi Vadrevu
Developer Anthropologist
Vyjayanthi Vadrevu is part of the developer marketing team at Rackspace, and provides the anthropologist angle in making sure developers’ needs are understood and met. Prior to this, she was in e....
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9 Posts
Shane Young
Director, SharePoint Product and Marketing
Shane has over 15 years of experience architecting and administering large-scale server farms using Microsoft enterprise technologies. For the past seven years, he has been working exclusively with....
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9 Posts
Kevin Jackson
Senior Solutions Architect
Kevin Jackson, the author of OpenStack Cloud Computing Cookbook, is part of the Rackspace Private Cloud Team and focuse....
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9 Posts
Drew Cox
Cloud Launch Manager
Drew Cox is an original member of the Rackspace Managed Cloud support team who pioneered both the Technical Account Management position for the Rackspace Cloud and Rackspace's approach to Cloud Cus....
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9 Posts
Manny DeJesus
Director, Rackspace Email & Webmail
Manny DeJesus manages our Rackspace Email & Webmail business. He's a seven-year Racker and is located in the Blacksburg, Va.
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9 Posts
Ev Kontsevoy
Director of Product
Ev is Director of Product at Rackspace Hosting. Prior to his current job, Ev was CEO and co-founder of Mailgun which Rackspace acquired in August 2012..
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8 Posts
Harry Max
Vice President, Experience Design
Harry Max is Vice President of Experience Design for Rackspace. Harry’s role includes responsibility for everything experience: from product design to customer service tools to the employee exper....
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8 Posts
Troy Toman
Cloud Architect
Troy Toman oversees Rackspace’s OpenStack strategy and works closely with internal teams to develop the company’s open source efforts. In more than seven years as a Racker, Troy has served in a....
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8 Posts
Brent Scotten
Senior Product Marketing Manager
Brent does product marketing for Rackspace Managed Virtualization. He hails from Southern California, but currently lives in San Antonio. ....
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8 Posts
Kenneth Hui
Technology Evangelist
Kenneth Hui is a Technology Evangelist with Rackspace. Prior to Rackspace, Ken was a vArchitect at VCE, focused on virtualized converged infrastructure.
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8 Posts
Toby Owen
Head of Product Strategy, Rackspace International
As the Head of Product Strategy for Rackspace International, Toby provides thought leadership and strategic direction around new technologies and product offerings, including Big Data, Cloud Federa....
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7 Posts
RJ Rowntree
Commerce Channel Manager
A Racker since 2007, RJ is part of the Rackspace Commerce Vertical partnering with solutions integrators and some of the top commerce platforms in the industry. His primary focus is business develo....
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6 Posts
Andre Lenartowicz
PR Specialist
Andre Lenartowicz is a PR Specialist at Rackspace Hosting, a position he’s held since May 2011. Before joining Rackspace, Andre worked in government relations for a public relations agency in Aus....
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6 Posts
Alexander Haislip
Executive Communications Specialist
Alexander Haislip is a Rackspace Executive Communications Specialist and the author of .
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6 Posts
Paul Rad
Vice President of Private Cloud Certification Programs
As Vice President of Private Cloud Certification Programs, Paul is responsible for building an enterprise ready computing platform based on Rackspace Private Cloud Software. Paul started his car....
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6 Posts
Tony Campbell
Director of Training and Certification
Tony Campbell joined Rackspace in April of 2003 and currently serves as Rackspace's Director of Training and Certification. Tony and his team are responsible for educating Rackers and the public on....
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6 Posts
Ken Wronkiewicz
Software Developer
Ken works to make the cloud better through new services and features. He’s worked on cloud monitoring as a service and is in the process of developing exciting new features for the Rackspace Open....
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6 Posts
Raghavan "Rags" Srinivas
Solutions Architect
Raghavan "Rags" Srinivas works as a solutions architect at Rackspace where he finds himself constantly challenged from low level networking to high level application issues. His general focus area ....
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5 Posts
Neha Verma
Product Manager, Cloud Databases
Neha is a proud Austin Racker working as a Product Manager for Cloud Databases focusing on My SQL. She has over six years of experience in the technology industry where she has played different bus....
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5 Posts
Taylor Wakefield
Director of Business Operations
Taylor is Director of Business Operations at Rackspace Hosting in charge of keeping the Mailgun ship sailing smoothly. Prior to his current job, Taylor was COO and co-founder of Mailgun which Racks....
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5 Posts
Alexander Scammon
Senior Manager, Quality Engineering
For the past 15 or so years, Alex has been gently guiding companies towards better testing and better development practices. What normally begins as an innocent desire to write a few tests usually ....
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5 Posts
Melissa Gray
Senior Director of Corporate Social Responsibility
Melissa Gray is Rackspace’s Senior Director of Corporate Social Responsibility. She is responsible for defining and guiding the company’s sustainability strategy and activities around the globe....
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5 Posts
Taylor Rhodes
President
Taylor Rhodes is President of Rackspace, responsible for all of the company’s operations in the U.S. and abroad.
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4 Posts
Christina Weaver
PR Specialist
Christina Weaver is a public relations specialist at Rackspace. The PR team helps tell the world about Rackspace and how it is driving the charge as the service leader in cloud computing.
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4 Posts
Jeff DeVerter
SharePoint Architect
Jeff has been working with SharePoint since the early 2003 product year and is the architect and builder of Rackspace’s SharePoint support offering. Jeff has designed and installed over 150 Share....
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4 Posts
Steven Villarreal
Instructional Strategist for CloudU
As Instructional Strategist for CloudU, Steven spends his time collaborating with content contributors inside and outside of Rackspace developing vendor neutral content for the CloudU program. When....
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4 Posts
Paul Voccio
Senior Director, Product Software Engineering
Paul Voccio is Senior Director of Product Software Engineering who has worked in operations and development for Rackspace Cloud. His current mission is to work on OpenStack and public clouds and wa....
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3 Posts
Tyler Johnson
Senior Product Manager
Tyler Johnson is a Senior Product Manager at Rackspace in San Antonio responsible for VMware based service offerings. A holder of more than two dozen US and international patents, Tyler has held po....
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3 Posts
Rena Van de Putte
Marketing Analyst
Rena has been part of the Rackspace marketing team since 2011 with a focus on verticals. Currently she leads our commerce integrated marketing efforts, working with customers, partners and prospect....
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3 Posts
Elizabeth Jurewicz
Social Media Specialist
Elizabeth's passion for connecting with people knows no boundaries. In college, she seized the opportunity to intern in Sevilla, Spain with only an elementary level of Spanish.
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3 Posts
Graham Weston
Co-Founder, Chairman and CEO
Graham Weston is one of the founders of Rackspace and now serves as Chairman of the Board and CEO. Born and raised in the San Antonio area, Graham from an early age saw entrepreneurial opportuni....
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3 Posts
Jonathan Kelly
olutions Architect, Rackspace Private Cloud
Jonathan Kelly joined Rackspace in 2004 as a Datacenter Operations Engineer. He has since held a variety of engineering and architectural roles, and now works as a Solutions Architect for the Racks....
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3 Posts
Will Knight
Vice President, Partner Sales
Will Knight is an international business leader with over 20 year of experience in the IT industry with extensive experience in sales & marketing, Asia Geo expansion, channel strategies, and ch....
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3 Posts
Franklin Morris
Senior Content Writer
Franklin Morris is a Senior Content Writer at Rackspace. Before becoming a Racker, he led the copywriting team for Dell’s in-house creative agency and worked as a content strategist for gaming gi....
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3 Posts
Duane LaBom
Director of Learning and Development
Duane La Bom is the Director of Learning and Development at Rackspace based in San Antonio, Texas. Rackspace is a global Cloud Computing provider with annual revenues in excess of $1B and over 5000....
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3 Posts
Andrew Gazdecki
Founder & CEO, Buzness Apps
Andrew Gazdecki is founder and CEO of Bizness Apps, a Rackspace Customer and mobile app maker for small businesses..
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3 Posts
Guillaume Aubuchon
CTO, DigitalFilm Tree
Guillaume Aubuchon has spent the past decade melding the latest in technological innovation with the century old tradition of filmmaking. From television such as Nip/Tuck, The Sarah Silverman Progr....
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3 Posts
Angus Dorney
Director and General Manager, Australia and New Zealand
Angus is Director and General Manager for Rackspace in Australia and New Zealand. Based in Sydney, he is responsible for driving Rackspace’s growth in the region and establishing local teams to e....
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3 Posts
Alan Perkins
Director of Product and Technology, Asia Pacific
Alan Perkins is Rackspace's Director of Product and Technology, Asia Pacific. Based in Sydney, he is responsible for driving continued growth and technological innovation in the region.
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3 Posts
Hassan Malik
Product Manager for Lync and Directory Sync
Hassan is a two-year Racker. He's currently a Product Manager for Lync and Directory Sync at the Rack.
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3 Posts
Jose Malacara
Product Manager
Jose Malacara is a Product Manager on the Big Data team at Rackspace. Jose has 12 years of broad IT experience working in various engineering, sales and product roles.
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3 Posts
Jaret Chiles
Architect, Enterprise Cloud Solutions
Jaret Chiles has over 15 years of experience designing, implementing and supporting technical solutions for enterprise clientele. His expertise in this area has helped hundreds of companies promote....
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2 Posts
Nicholas Wagner
Cloud Files Product Manager
Nicholas Wagner is the Product Manager for Cloud Files, Rackspace’s cloud object storage. He has been a Racker since 2011 and loves discovering ways to make the cloud easier to use and more valua....
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2 Posts
Chris Nagele
Wildbit Founder
Chris Nagele is the founder of Wildbit, a small software company in Philadelphia, which he runs with his wife, Natalie. At work he spends his time with the Wildbit team on their two products, Postm....
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2 Posts
Decoa Parker
rivate Cloud Partner Manager
Decoa Parker is Private Cloud Partner Manager at Rackspace..
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2 Posts
Priyanka Sahay
Product Marketing Manager, Cloud Compute
Priyanka Sahay is a Product Marketing Manager at Rackspace focusing on the Cloud Compute portfolio. Prior to joining Rackspace, she worked in the Corporate Strategy group at Dell driving strategic ....
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2 Posts
Chris Jackson
Chief Technologist, Rackspace EMEA
Chris Jackson is the Chief Technologist for Rackspace EMEA. He has over a decade of IT experience in technical support, solution design, account management and web application development.
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2 Posts
Greg Hill
Software Developer
Greg has 15 years of industry experience as a software developer. He was a core contributor to LiquidWeb's cloud product, Storm On Demand.
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2 Posts
Egle Sigler
Private Cloud Architect
Egle Sigler is a Private Cloud Architect, who started working at Rackspace in 2008. She was one of the first to receive Rackspace OpenStack certification.
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2 Posts
Ellie Cooper
Communications Manager, Rackspace Private Cloud
Ellie Cooper is a Communications Manager for Rackspace Private Cloud. Ellie joined Rackspace in 2010 and spent three years helping her customers adapt to the cloud revolution as an Account Manager.....
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2 Posts
Luke Huckaba
Virtualization Architect
Luke Huckaba is a Virtualization Architect specializing in VMware products and working heavily in the Site Recovery Manager (SRM) product. He is a VMware Certified Professional (VCP), writes custom....
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2 Posts
Jesse Noller
Developer & Community Advocate
Jesse Noller is a core developer and advocate of the Python language. Additionally he is a member, director, and officer of the Python Software Foundation as well as Python community organizer and ....
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2 Posts
Ryan Bonifacino
Vice President of Digital Strategy, Alex and Ani
Ryan Bonifacino oversees digital marketing, online advertising, social media and e-commerce as the Vice President of Digital Strategy at Rhode Island-based lifestyle brand Alex and Ani, previously ....
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2 Posts
Michelle Ramirez
Product Marketing Manager
Michelle is a Product Marketing Manager focusing on Rackspace's Email & Apps portfolios. She joined Rackspace in 2009 as a sales rep for our hosted email solutions before joining the Product Ma....
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2 Posts
Celeste Steele
Program Manager
Celeste is a communications major with a background in marketing focused on developers and startups. Outside of Rackspace she is a lover of sweets, master of single snap shot photos and a dancing f....
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2 Posts
Sriram Rajan
Principal Engineer
Sriram (Sri) Rajan is a Principal Engineer at Rackspace and has been a Racker for over four years. He has more than nine years of hands-on experience in computer systems, networks, programming and ....
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2 Posts
David Borin
Software Developer in Test
David Borin is a Software Developer in Test in the San Francisco Quality Engineering team. He enjoys the challenges of finding new and improved ways to break other people's software.
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2 Posts
John Igoe
Vice President, Private Cloud
John Igoe serves as VP of Private Cloud at Rackspace. In this capacity he leads business development, training, partner alliances and technology initiatives focused around bringing world class Open....
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2 Posts
Matt Wilbanks
Social Media Specialists; CEO & Co-Founder, HelpSocial
Matt is a seven-plus year Racker, with the last three-plus years devoted to building the Rackspace social media support strategy and the tools to help provide the service. Now, he's CEO and Co-Foun....
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2 Posts
Sanjay Sohoni
Senior Product Manager
Sanjay Sohoni is an SFO Racker and Senior Product Manager who works in the Rackspace product organization focusing on cloud platform services. He has always been passionate about building great sof....
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2 Posts
Jereme Hancock
Automation Engineer
Jereme Hancock is a Rackspace Cloud Sites Automation Engineer. He lives in San Antonio with his wonderful wife and two sons.
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2 Posts
Jon Hyman
Rackspace Blogger
Jon Hyman is the co-founder and CIO of Appboy, a customer engagement platform for mobile apps. He is in charge of building Appboy’s technical systems and infr....
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2 Posts
Stephen Slattery
Cloud Specialist
As a member for the Cloud Specialist Team, Stephen “Slatts” Slattery spends most of his time teaching customers about Rackspace Public Cloud and creating and presenting cloud product knowledge ....
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1 Posts
Roland Schmidt
Senior Director of Business Development, Clustrix
Rollie is the Senior Director of Business Development of Clustrix in San Francisco, where he is responsible for defining and growing strategic industry partnerships. As a technology industry execut....
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1 Posts
Kim Tryce
Cloud Engineering Manager
Kim Tryce started hacking around with computers when she was 11 and AOL was charged by the hour. She feels very fortunate to call her work home of Rackspace since Feb 2011.
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Reuben Katz
Founder & CEO, Geeklist
Reuben is the original entrepreneur, hustler and visionary. He focuses his time on building Geeklist, the product, the brand, driving revenues, herding cats and rallying everyone around us to belie....
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1 Posts
Craig Dalton
Senior Vice President of Customer Success at Troux Technologies
Craig founded Troux Technologies' professional services team in 2002, and has been responsible for every customer engagement at Troux. Craig came to Troux from Austin Ventures Labs where he was ....
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1 Posts
Nirmal Ranganathan
Senior Software Engineer
Nirmal is a Senior Software Engineer at Rackspace building Rackspace's Cloud Big Data Platform offering built on top of OpenStack. Nirmal was one of the founding members of Trove (OpenStack’s Dat....
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1 Posts
Shane Helm
Global Chairman of Rip Curl Watches and Equipment Division
Shane Helm is Global Chairman of Rip Curl Watches and Equipment Division. Helm lives a stones throw from Bells Beach and works out of Rip Curl's International head office, in the surfing mecca o....
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1 Posts
Gary Boyd
Senior Director of Project Engineering at Rackspace
Gary Boyd is Senior Director of Project Engineering at Rackspace, responsible for the design and construction of Rackspace's Data Centers and network infrastructure. He joined Rackspace in March ....
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1 Posts
Lee Kimber
Senior Product Technologist
Lee has worked as a hands-on Linux SysAdmin for Rackspace's Intensive customers, supported Rackspace's highly automated Cloud products and now develops training material in Cloud and API usage. Rec....
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1 Posts
Abhi Kalakuntla
SFO Intern
Abhi Kalakuntla is an intern for the Autoscaling team at Rackspace SFO. Currently, he is a third year Computer Science student from the University of California, Berkeley.
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1 Posts
Nigel Kersten
CTO, Puppet Labs
Nigel came to Puppet Labs from Google HQ in Mountain View, where he was responsible for the design and implementation of one of the largest Puppet deployments in the world. He's been a sysadmin for....
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1 Posts
Todd Vernon
CEO & Founder, VictorOps
Todd Vernon, CEO and founder of VictorOps, has 20 years of DevOps experience. He was CTO at Raindance Communications and helped to take the company public.
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Jason Perry
President & CEO, Engagency
Jason Perry has helped hundreds of clients create engaging digital experiences across channels. An industry veteran with 15 years of experience, Jason got his start managing email marketing initiat....
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1 Posts
John Peluso
Vice President of Product Management, AvePoint
With more than 17 years of experience helping organizations understand how they can drive secure collaboration and business productivity through an effective use of technology, John has held both t....
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1 Posts
Stephanie Kristek
Email & Apps Product Manager, Migration Services
Stephanie Kristek is an Email & Apps Product Manager for Migration Services. She has been a Racker for six years and is passionate and fanatical about our email business..
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1 Posts
Carina C. Zona
ZeroVM Community Manager
Carina C. Zona is ZeroVM's Community Manager.
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1 Posts
Bill Clerico
CEO & Co-Founder, WePay
Bill Clerico is CEO and Co-Founder at WePay. He was a CS major at Boston College and former investment banker.
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1 Posts
Barry Klawans
Software Architect, Glassdoor
Barry Klawans splits his time between his Architect and DevOps roles at Glassdoor. Barry has nearly 30 years of experience in high tech, specializing in helping turn data into information.
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1 Posts
Andrew Wing
Senior Product Manager, Rackspace International
Andrew is Senior Product Manager at Rackspace International responsible for Dedicated Hosting services. During his almost three years at Rackspace he’s successfully launched several new products ....
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1 Posts
Terri Schlosser
Senior Marketing Manager, Rackspace Private Cloud
Terri Schlosser recently joined Rackspace as a Senior Marketing Manager for Rackspace Private Cloud. Terri has worked in the IT industry for more than 16 years with experience in marketing, product....
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Carla Crull
Senior Technical Recruiter
Ex hardware design engineer for NASA, IBM, and Lockheed who discovered a passion for mentoring technical talent in our communities. Followed my passion and now have 17 years of finding/promoting/hi....
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1 Posts
Kenny Gorman
ObjectRocket Founder and Chief Architect
Kenny has 15 years of experience with various database platforms behind some of the busiest websites in the world. He has had roles as Architect, Director, Manager, Developer, and DBA.
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1 Posts
Annabel Youens
CMO, The Appreciation Engine
Annabel Youens is the CMO at the Appreciation Engine. The Appreciation Engine tracks private consumer behavior on every major social network.
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1 Posts
Rajat Bhargava
CEO & Co-Founder, JumpCloud Inc.
Rajat Bhargava is co-founder and CEO of JumpCloud Inc., a provider of server management and security tools for DevOps and IT professionals. An MIT graduate with two decades of experience in industr....
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1 Posts
John Graham-Cumming
Programmer, CloudFlare
John Graham-Cumming is a computer programmer and author. He studied mathematics and computation at Oxford and stayed for a doctorate in computer security.
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1 Posts
Jesse Gambetti
Cloud Consultant, CommVault
Jesse Gambetti is a Cloud Consultant with CommVault. In his role in CommVault’s cloud solutions group, Jesse helps service provider partners develop efficient and scalable cloud/managed solutions....
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1 Posts
Rob Emanuele and Justin Phelps
Engineers
Rob Emanuele is an Engineer in Rackspace Monitoring. Previously he worked in embedded software, hardware design, game programming, and telephony.
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1 Posts
Ben Arent
Product Manager for Airbrake, Exceptional & RedisToGo
Ben Arent is the co-founder of Exceptional Cloud Services and served as Head of Product until its acquisition in 2013 by Rackspace, the open cloud company. As a Racker, Ben runs the product line fo....
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1 Posts
Michael Basnight
Principal Engineer
Michael Basnight is a Principal Engineer at Rackspace, works on OpenStack 24/7 and is the former PTL on the Trove database as a service project. He has been at Rackspace for over seven years.
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1 Posts
Tiffany Lathe
Vice President & General Counsel, International
Tiffany has been a Racker since November 2007, when she became our first in-house counsel, bringing with her a pedigree of legal experience from Martineau Johnson Solicitors and over a decade of ad....
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1 Posts
Matt Barlow
Director, DevOps Automation Service
Matt is the Director of the DevOps Automation Service at Rackspace, which is an Engineering team that automates customer infrastructure using Chef and Ansible and monitors performance using tools....
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1 Posts
Suraj Sanchit
Creative Director, Gracious Studios
Suraj Sanchit is Creative Director at Gracious Studios. Suraj is a genuine generalist.
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1 Posts
Chadwick Meyer
Founder & CEO, Gutensite
Chadwick is co-founder and CEO at Gutensite, where he is passionately working to provide small businesses and nonprofits with high quality design, innovative website management and strategic online....
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1 Posts
Roshan Agrawal
Product Manager
Roshan has 18 years of experience in product management and engineering leadership. He has deep experience in the cloud computing space, working previously for Microsoft's cloud division as an engi....
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1 Posts
John Baranowski
Co-Founder & CIO, LoveBook LLC
John is one of the Co-Founder and CIO of LoveBook LLC. LoveBook Online creates personalized gift books that let its customers list all the reasons they ....
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1 Posts
Justin Gallardo
Software Developer
Justin is a Racker based out of the San Francisco Rackspace Office. He spends most of his time in the office working as an engineer on Cloud Monitoring.
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1 Posts
Kalpesh Raval
CTO & Co-Founder, VitusVet.com
Kalpesh is originally from Mumbai, India where he obtained his Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science from the Mumbai University. He earned his Executive MBA from the Robert.
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1 Posts
Giacomo Orizzonte
Rackspace Blogger
Giacomo Orizzonte is head of production at TeamSourcing..
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1 Posts
Nicole Hairston
Product Manager
Nicole is Product Manager of Cloud DNS. She started at Rackspace in 2006 as a Tech Writer and has held several roles within the company, including Technical Product Manager for Cloud Databases and....
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1 Posts
Marty Hansen
Executive Vice President of Technology, Jordan Lawrence
Marty Hansen is Executive Vice President of Technology at Jordan Lawrence, a leading solution provider for records retention, data privacy and information governance. He has over 15 years of experi....
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1 Posts
Blake Haggerty
Startup & Developer Attractor
Blake Haggerty is a Racker based out of the San Francisco Rackspace Office. He focuses his time working with Startups and helping them utilize Rackspace Cloud Resources.
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1 Posts
Michael Shearer
Director of Marketing, mShopper
Michael brings more than a decade of digital marketing, analytics, and eCommerce experience to mShopper. He first started with eCommerce pioneer, Digital River, and over the next 15 years, worked i....
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1 Posts
Nachiket Torwekar
Software Developer
Nachiket has 8 years of industry experience as a software developer and software developer in test. He was a core contributor to the Yahoo! Fantasy Sports backend engineering team and has extensive....
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1 Posts
Jesse Demmel
Vice President, Engineering at MapMyFitness
Jesse is the Vice President, Engineering and is responsible for all engineering development at MapMyFitness. He’s been with MapMyFitness since September 2010.
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1 Posts
Brett Ryckman
Founder & CEO, HelpIQ
Brett Ryckman is founder and CEO of HelpIQ. HelpIQ makes it easy for companies to create an online knowledge base for their products and services.
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1 Posts
Ajit Melarkode
Managing Director, Asia Pacific
Ajit leads our Asia Pacific team and is based out of our regional headquarters in Hong Kong. He and his team are committed to making a huge difference to organisations and individuals in the region....
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1 Posts
Matt Juszczak
Founder, Bitlancer
Matt Juszczak is Founder of Bitlancer. Bitlancer helps businesses move to and grow in cloud environments.
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1 Posts
Hounsou Dansou
Cloud Systems Administrator
Hounsou Dansou is a Racker who works in Managed Cloud as a Cloud Systems Administrator. His background includes project management and process optimization.
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1 Posts
Justin Malvin
President, Slingr
Justin serves as President of Slingr. Born a child of the Los Angeles entertainment industry, Justin has been around marketing and PR since as early as he can ....
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Pippa Irvine
passion for the creative and cultural industries. In her current role as Digital Communications Manager at BAFTA
Pippa is a digital project manager and online editor with a particular passion for the creative and cultural industries. In her current role as Digital Communications Manager at BAFTA, she is respo....
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Rob Hirschfeld, Michael Still and Joshua McKenty
Rackspace Blogger
Rob Hirschfeld sits on the OpenStack Board and is co-chair of the Core Definition Committed (DefCore). He has been involved in cloud for over 14 years and launched some of the earliest cloud....
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Monica Jacob
Public Relations Specialist
Monica Jacob is a public relations specialist at Rackspace Hosting. She holds a BA in communication and marketing from The University of Texas at San Antonio.
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Mike Metral
Solution Architect
Mike is a Solution Architect at Rackspace in the Private Cloud Product organization. Mike joined Rackspace in 2012 with the intent of helping OpenStack become the open standard for cloud management....
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Alex Ezell
Manager of Software Development
Alex is a software developer with an English teacher's soul..
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Joanne Schofield
Head of Marketing, Rackspace Australia
Joanne is head of marketing for Rackspace Australia..
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Paul Campaniello
Vice President of Global Marketing, ScaleBase
Paul is responsible for Marketing at ScaleBase, where we have developed a modern, distributed MySQL database optimized for the cloud. ScaleBase deploys in minutes and enables applications to scale....
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Shanti Subramanyam
Co-Founder & CEO, Orzota
Shanti Subramanyam is co-founder and CEO of Orzota. Shanti is a technology veteran and is a performance, benchmark and scalability expert.
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Kenan Rappuchi
Managing Partner & Chief Revenue Officer, Website Movers International (WSM)
Kenan Rappuchi is a Managing Partner and Chief Revenue Officer for WSM - Website Movers International, the pioneer and global leader in web and data server migrations. Kenan has three decades of ex....
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Dux Raymond Sy
CTO, AvePoint Public Sector
As a thought leader in maximizing technology to facilitate business transformation, Dux is the author of SharePoint for Project Management. A sought after and trusted advisor, Dux is a Project Mana....
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Dave Fowler
Founder & CEO, Chartio
Dave Fowler is the founder of Chartio, an award-winning cloud business intelligence solution. Dave moved to the Bay Area to join Y Combinator and pursue his startup idea of giving a face to data.
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Rackspace Blogger
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Zack Rosen
CEO & Co-Founder, Pantheon
As CEO & Co-Founder, Zack leads the charge to define what developers need now, and what they and their clients will need 5 years from now—and beyond. Zack pioneered the first large-scale D....
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Korey Lee
CIO, SumAll
Korey Lee is CIO of SumAll and also serves on the board of SumAll's philanthropic arm, SumAll.org, which helps non-profits and foundations better leverage their da....
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Kelsey Hightower
Developer Advocate and Toolsmith at CoreOS
Kelsey has worn every hat possible throughout his career in tech and enjoys leadership roles focused on making things happen and shipping software. Kelsey is a strong open source advocate focuse....
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Charles Bikhazi
Head of Development, Help for Heroes
Charles Bikhazi is head of development at Help for Heroes..
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Premesh Purayil
CTO at Ranker
Premesh Purayil is CTO at Ranker..
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Dave Walker
CTO, Kabbee
Dave is CTO at Kabbee, a mobile application here to make life easier for Londoners by ensuring they save money getting the cab they need..
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Harry Thompson
CTO, Kurtosys
As a founder, board director and executive team member, Harry Thompson has driven technology strategy at Kurtosys since its inception in 2002. As Chief Technology Officer, Harry manages the infrast....
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Jay Smith
CTO & Co-Founder, Lagrange Systems
Jay Smith co-founded Lagrange Systems in 2012 and currently serves as the Chief Technical Officer of the Company. Jay received his Ph.D.
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Brian Rosmaita
Product Manager, Cloud Images
Brian Rosmaita is Cloud Images Product Manager at Rackspace and an Active Technical Contributor to OpenStack. He's had a long and varied career including stints as a software developer on the First....
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Tony Barrera
Manager, Cloud Sites Operations
Tony Barrera attended ITT Technical Institute with a focus in Computer Networking Systems. He is a RedHat certified engineer and has been a dedicated Racker for 10 years.
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Alex Polvi
CEO, CoreOS
Alex Polvi is the CEO of CoreOS, a minimal operating system that provides warehouse scale computing. Prior to CoreOS, Alex was GM for Rackspace Hosting, Bay Area, overseeing cloud product developme....
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Chris Laco
Manager of Software Development
Racker. Rails lover.
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Lana Brindley
Software Developer
Lana Brindley has been playing with technology since that summer in the 80s when she got eaten by a grue. She has been writing since she could hold a pencil, and is currently writing technical docu....
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Greg Matz
Sales Manager, Digital Options
Greg Matz is sales manager at Digital Options, a family-owned business based in Shakopee, Minnesota, that has provided innovative solutions to businesses of all sizes on new and refurbished product....
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Darren Norfolk
Managing Director, UK
Darren is a veteran Racker of seven years with experience across finance, strategy, service delivery and sales. He leads by example and his greatest quality is complete commitment in doing the best....
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John Hodges
Vice President, Global Account Product Management at AvePoint
John is Vice President, Global Account Product Management at AvePoint, and works directly with the company’s product management and research & development teams in the design and implementati....
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Kristin Waldrop
Product Marketing Manager, Managed Storage & Data Protection Solutions
Kristin Waldrop joined Rackspace in April 2012 with nearly 10 years of enterprise-level technology strategy, consulting, and project management experience. Prior to joining Rackspace, Kristin worke....
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Amy Truong
Software Development Manager
Amy Truong is a software development manager at Rackspace. One of her passions is developing technical women.
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Lucy Mendel
Software Development Lead
Lucy Mendel is a community leader at Rackspace, San Francisco, where she provides technical growth opportunities and runs the summer internship and mentoring program. When she's not helping Rackers....
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Japhet PĂ©rez Atristain
CTO, Dafiti
Japhet is CTO of Dafiti. He is responsible for the administration of the development team of web and mobile software, www.dafiti.com.mx site management , ser....
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Charlie Minesinger
Director of Sales, Distil Networks
Charlie Minesinger is Director of Sales at Distil Networks and headquartered in Virgnia. Charlie works with Rackers who need to protect their clients’ websites from the various challenges of mali....
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Chris Caillouet
Technical Trainer
Here's a little about Chris: -Rackspace University Senior Technical Instructor for Linux and DevOps curriculum -Racker since 2007 -Cajun -Goofball -Open Cloud Academy Instructor -CyberPat....
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Stephen Coty
Chief Security Evangelist, Alert Logic
Stephen Coty is the Chief Security Evangelist at Alert Logic in Houston, Texas and a member of ISSA, Infragard and the HTCIA. Before coming to Alert Logic, he was the Manager of Cyber Security for ....
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