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Individual Speaker Profile

Bryan Stephenson Back to Speakers Bureau

Date Joined: July 13, 2017
Country: United States
Home Town: Sunnyvale
Zip Code: 94089
Registered for Upcoming Summit: No
  • SUSE - From 2017-03-09 (Current)
  • HPE - From 2015-11-01 To 2017-03-08
  • HP - From 1988-06-13 To 2015-10-31
Statement of Interest

Make OpenStack more secure and help to create new security features

Areas Of Expertise
  • OpenStack Security
  • secure coding


Bryan has held many roles and created many products, services, and research prototypes during his 30 year career in Silicon Valley R&D. He is currently the Security Architect for SUSE OpenStack Cloud where he performs a variety of security assurance activities including vulnerability management, architectural threat analysis, code reviews, penetration tests, running code scanning tools, and consulting with developers and customers. He was the R&D Lead Architect for Enterprise Cloud Services in HPE. For seven years he was a researcher in HP Labs, where he was the technical lead for the team which created HP’s Flexible Computing Services business which provided on-demand access to hardware, storage, and software applications. He is an author of and reviewer for conference papers, journal papers, and book chapters. He graduated in Computer Science from Iowa State University. He holds 13 US and 3 international patents with 9 US and 11 international patents in application.

Presentations from previous OpenStack Summits:
  • Introduction to Secure Coding Principles
Additional presentations:

Willing to present via video conference: Yes
Willing to travel to any country: Yes
Fluent in
  • English

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