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Maish Saidel-Keesing Back to Speakers Bureau

Date Joined: July 12, 2015
Country: Israel
Home Town: Efrat
Zip Code: 9043500
Registered for Upcoming Summit: No
  • Cisco Systems - From 2013-07-01 (Current)
Statement of Interest

Contributing and learning from the community

Areas Of Expertise
  • OpenStack
  • Cloud
  • DevOps
  • Cultural change




Maish Saidel-Keesing is a cloud architect for Cisco and has been working in IT for 15 years, focused on virtualization and cloud for the past 9. He has been awarded the vExpert award from VMware for the past consecutive 7 years for his contributions to the Virtualization community.

Maish is the co-author of the OpenStack Design book, the VMware vSphere Design book,  and has participated as a technical reviewer of the several cloud publications.

Maish has a popular blog, Technodrone, focuses on Virtualization, Architecture, Cloud and Automation and is one of the top 50 virtualization blogsfor the past 5 years

Speaker History

OpenStack Summit Barcelona 2016
OpenStack Summit Vancouver 2015
OpenStack Summit Paris 2014
Openstack Israel Conference 2013, 2014, 2016
DevopsDay TLV 2014
VMworld 2014
Numerous internal Cisco events

Presentations from previous OpenStack Summits:
Additional presentations:

Willing to present via video conference: No
Willing to travel to any country: Yes
Fluent in
  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Dutch

Contact Maish