This week on the podcast, we invited a couple of OpenStack experts to help us understand what it takes to go from novice to expert when deploying and installing. Chad Morgenstern, NetApp Technical Marketing Engineer, and Pete Brey, NetApp SolidFire Product Marketing Manager, walk us through what resources to use, how to approach OpenStack as a beginner and what to expect at the upcoming OpenStack summit in Sydney, Australia.



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Justin Parisi

Justin Parisi is an ONTAP veteran, with over 10 years of experience at NetApp. He is co-host of the NetApp Tech ONTAP Podcast, Technical Advisor with the NetApp A-Team and works as a Technical Marketing Engineer at NetApp, focusing on FlexGroup volumes and all things NAS-related.