OpenInfra Live: Keynotes

Rewatch the global event! Exclusive Announcements. Live Demos. OpenStack + Kubernetes. Hybrid Cloud Economics.

The biggest OpenInfra users, developers and operators from around the world!

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If you miss the OpenInfra Summit, this two day special edition of OpenInfra Live is your only opportunity to meet the newest players to the OpenInfra space, interact with leaders of open source projects like OpenStack and Kubernetes to hear how the projects are supporting OpenInfra use cases like hybrid cloud, gain insight into public cloud economics and the role open source technologies play, and celebrate as we announce this year’s Superuser Awards winner. This will be the one time everyone will be coming together this year. Come interact with the global OpenInfra community—Live!


OpenInfra Live: Keynotes will cover open source project production use cases, how to get started contributing and the role vendors play in the community.

  • Exclusive announcements from the OpenInfra Foundation
  • Users deploying hybrid cloud scenarios in production and how open source projects like OpenStack and Kubernetes make them scale
  • OpenInfra production deployments growing by up to 200%

Keynotes Schedule

November 17, Day One
Time (CST)Speaker(s)Topic
9:00 AMJonathan Bryce
Mark Collier
One Year into a Decade Long OpenInfra Mission
9:17 AMBalaji SrinivasanThe Role and Impact of Decentralization
9:32 AMAeva BlackBuilding a Successful Open Source Community with the Four Opens
9:38 AMAllison Randal
Tom Callaway
Stefano Maffulli
Benefits and Impacts of Open Source Licensing
9:52 AMSarah NovotnyWhy Organizations should Contribute to Open Source
10:00 AMSean CohenThe Hybrid Cloud Foundation
10:09 AMHao Wang
Haoyang Li
Introducing Taibai, the Newest Addition to OpenInfra Labs
10:16 AMKendall NelsonOpenSnacks: How to Contribute to Open Source Projects
10:17 AMMichael DaitzmanHow to Contribute to OpenInfra Labs
10:30 AMJim ZemlinCelebrating 30 Years of Linux: The Open Source Operating System Standard
10:33 AMJimmy McArthur
Dr. Abhisak Chulya
Understanding the OpenStack Momentum in Thailand
10:40 AMChina Mobile
Walmart Global Tech
Celebration of OpenStack Users at Scale
10:47 AMAllison Price
Imtiaz Chowdhury
Explosive OpenStack Growth: Why Workday Doubled their Private Cloud Footprint in a Year
10:57 AMAmy MarrichHow to Contribute to OpenStack
11:01 AMChristoph BleckerHow to Contribute to Kubernetes
11:03 AMJonathan Bryce
Mark Collier
Day One Wrap up
November 18, Day Two
Time (CST)Speaker(s)Topic
9:00 AMJonathan Bryce
Mark Collier
Day Two Kick Off
9:03 AMThierry CarrezState of OpenInfra
9:11 AMKyle DavisA Little about OpenSearch
9:17 AMHaoyang LiState of OpenInfra in China
9:29 AMMartin Casado
Jonathan Bryce
Mark Collier
Diving into the Cost of Cloud, a Trillion Dollar Paradox
9:44 AMJimmy McArthur
Johan Christenson
Victor Souza
OpenStack Powered Public Cloud Momentum
9:59 AMAllison Price
Meltem Kocabaş
Hybrid Cloud in Production: Trendyol
10:07 AMJim BlairZuul in Hybrid Environments
10:13 AMSunny Cai
Tao Peng
Kata Containers in Production: Ant Group
10:30 AMAshlee FergusonHow to Contribute to Airship
10:33 AMIldiko Vansca
Andy Dunkin
Muhammed Gil
John McCready
Deploying vRAN and OpenRAN with StarlingX
10:52 AMGreg WainesHow to Contribute to StarlingX
10:56 AMReg OrtonConnecting Africa to the Internet: How BRCK is running Magma in Production
11:01 AMShubham TatvamasiHow to Contribute to Magma
11:04 AMMr. Duan XiaodongChina Mobile’s Strategy on the Next Generation Network and Open Source
11:13 AMSunny CaiSuperuser Awards
11:18 AMKendall Nelson
Alex Song
Hardware Enablement Advancements in OpenStack Cyborg
11:26 AMPeter Pouliot
Laurent Bernou-Mazars
Zac Smith
John Miranda
Tackling Sustainability with Eco-friendly, Green Hardware
11:33 AMJonathan Bryce
Mark Collier
Day Two Wrap up