Come join us for an evening talk on “The Joys of Implementation and Operation: OpenStack in the Wild” ORGANISED BY: GuruTeam Ireland (http://www.guruteamirl.com/) and CO-SPONSORED by ICT Ireland Skillnet (finger food and refreshments). Attendees will be required to complete some basic Skillnet forms to meet funding criteria. PRESENTED BY: Edmund J Sutcliffe, GuruTeam Ireland SUMMARY OVERVIEW:A look at the implementation and operational complexities of the delivery of a production quality OpenStack Instantiation. What pitfalls await us, what did we wish we had known and why has it turned out so difficult and complex. SPEAKER BIOEdmund J. Sutcliffe of GuruTeam has a wide range of experience in building complex tightly integrated systems, in a platform and vendor neutral manner. His main interests are in building scalable distributed applications infrastructure in a secure and supportable manner. The combinations of the breadth of knowledge and communication skills have been used to mentor new project teams, during start-up phases and architecture review. Looking forward to seeing you all there!