Ken Pepple is the co-founder and Chief Technology Officer of Solinea, which helps enterprises and service providers build cloud infrastructure. Prior to founding Solinea, Ken was Vice President for Cloud Technology Partner's OpenStack Practice. Before that, he led the creation of Internap's OpenStack based public cloud services while serving as their Director of Cloud Development. In the distant past, he also served as Chief Technologist for Sun Microsystem's Server Line of Business as well as other Director level roles at Sun and Oracle.
Ken is also an OpenStack code and documentation contributor, blogger and frequent book author. His most recent book is Deploying OpenStack for O'Reilly Media. You can read his shorter form work on his blog (http://ken.pepple.info).