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Getting Started with OpenStack

At Cloud Expo, Rackspace’s Kenneth Hui to provide an overview of the OpenStack components

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OpenStack continues to grow exponentially as the de facto standard for open source cloud platforms. But how can someone quickly get started with learning this exciting new technology?

In his session at 14th Cloud Expo, Kenneth Hui, a Technology Evangelist with Rackspace, will walk participants through an overview of the OpenStack components and offer practical suggestions and resources for learning OpenStack.

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Speaker Bio:
Kenneth Hui is a Technology Evangelist with Rackspace. Prior to Rackspace, Ken was a vArchitect at VCE, focused on virtualized converged infrastructure. His passion is to help IT deliver value to their customers through collaboration, automation, and cloud computing. Ken's responsibilities at Rackspace include helping to drive the adoption of OpenStack and the hybrid cloud. He is an OpenStack Ambassador and a VMware vExpert. Ken blogs about cloud computing, OpenStack, and VMware at and at He also speaks regularly at conferences and user group meetups. You can follow Ken on Twitter @hui_kenneth.

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