The OpenStack Project and the OpenStack Foundation

A session at Open World Forum 2013

  • Eileen Evans

Friday 4th October, 2013

2:45pm to 3:30pm (PMT)

This session will examine the OpenStack Project, which is focused on developing
a cloud computing platform for private and public clouds. The session will
include the project’s history, contribution and licensing models, the formation
of the OpenStack Foundation, the changes associated with moving the project to
the OpenStack Foundation, and a more general discussion about moving an open
source project to a foundation.

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Eileen Evans

Vice President and Deputy General Counsel of Cloud & Open Source, HP

Eileen Evans is the Vice President and Deputy General Counsel of Cloud &
Open Source at HP. In her open source role, Eileen is responsible for
leading and managing teams of senior technology attorneys, engineers and
program managers responsible for HP’s open source activities.

Eileen represents HP on the Linux Foundation Board of Directors and the
OpenStack Foundation Board of Directors. Eileen actively participated as a
Founding Member of the OpenStack Foundation Drafting and Formation

Prior to joining HP three years ago, Eileen served as a lead open source
legal strategist at Sun Microsystems, where she led, managed and supported
numerous open source projects, including Java, MySQL, OpenSolaris,
OpenOffice.org and NetBeans.

Eileen has spoken on various open source topics at conferences in the
United States and in Europe and with the European Commission, Members of
the European Union Parliament and the European Union National Competition

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Open World Forum 2013

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Time 2:45pm3:30pm PMT

Date Fri 4th October 2013


Konqi (2.02), Beffroi de Montrouge

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