Tom has been marketing open source technologies for over 15 years. Formerly Marketing Director at MariaDB and Director of Cloud Marketing at Ubuntu, he has a broad knowledge of IT operations with expertise in public & private cloud; system modelling, configuration management & monitoring; NFV & SDN; IaaS, PaaS, SaaS; open source, Linux, OpenStack; Kubernetes and Docker. Tom lives in Twickenham, London where he spends his free time tending his allotment or hanging out with his wife, two kids and miniature Schnauzer.