Phil Robb’s experience spans more than 30 years of work on the leading edge of software and networking technology, beginning with the launch of the personal computer in the early 1980s. He began working with open source in 2001 at Hewlett Packard, where he formed and led the company’s open source program office to create and guide the open source strategy and processes for the company.
Today, as Vice President of Operations, Networking & Orchestration, for The Linux Foundation, Phil uses his breadth of business, technical, and open source experience to guide leading networking and telecom organizations to participate in and leverage open source projects to deliver rapid, disruptive innovation to their customers.
After joining The Linux Foundation in 2013, Phil launched the OpenDaylight project. He also was instrumental in the formation and launch of OPNFV. Most recently, he was responsible for the formation and operational oversight of the ONAP technical community.
In this presentation, Phil Robb will give an overview of LF Networking and the open source networking landscape. You'll learn the LF's vision for the industry, where things are going, and how to get involved in the various projects.