[openstack-dev] [Climate] PTL Candidacy
sylvain.bauza at bull.net
Thu Dec 19 16:39:29 UTC 2013
I hereby would like to announce my candidacy for the Climate
A brief history about me : I'm playing with Software Engineering and
Operations since more than 10 years, with a special focus on Openstack
since the Essex release. I promoted Openstack in my previous company as
the top solution for our internal cloud solution, and now I'm working as
Software Engineer at Bull within the open-source XLCloud  project
which is an international collaborative project.
I joined the Climate project in the early stages from the idea of having
a resource planner in Nova . I also led the subteam responsible for
delivering physical hosts reservations in Climate and dedicated long
time about spec'ing what would be a global resource planner for both
virtual and physical reservations. I also engaged and delivered
important core features like unittesting framework or policies
management. You can see my reviews  and my commits  for appreciation.
About Climate visibility, I also engaged the initiative of having weekly
meetings and now I'm chair of the meetings half time, with respect to
the virtual reservations subteam. I also copresented Climate during the
Openstack Icehouse Summit in HK.
I see the PTL position as a communication point for the development of
the community around Climate and its integration within the Openstack
ecosystem, not only focusing to the code but also listening to the users
point of view. As a corollary to this, his duties also include to be the
interface in between Openstack developers community and Climate
stakeholders for defining the good path of leveraging Openstack with
Climate. Last but not least, I'm convinced that the PTL position should
be rotating in order to express all the variations of our team
contributors, subteams and sponsors.
For the Icehouse release, I'm seeing the next steps for Climate as
having its first release end of January, the discussions with the
Technical Committee about an project incubation and a new Program about
Reservations. I'm also seeing a tighter interaction with Nova, Heat and
Horizon for the end of this cycle. In particular about Nova, there are
various aspects that have to be addressed and have already been
presented during a Nova design unconference session .
Anyway, I know we do a great job, and I'm having pleasure with working
with you all guys !
 : http://www.xlcloud.org
 : https://etherpad.openstack.org/p/NovaIcehouse-ClimateInteractions
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