Self-taught programmer and computer scientist. Deep experience in go to market, technical enterprise sales, sales engineering, commercial open source dynamics, distributed systems and cloud computing. More recently (late 2014) on the founding team at Kismatic (the first/original enterprise Kubernetes company, acq. by Apprenda). Founder of KubeCon (the Kubernetes community conference, donated to CNCF/Linux Foundation). ex-Mesosphere, Enstratius, TIBCO, Talend. Distributed systems entrepreneur. Very happy to help anyone in my circles of competence.