Sahdev Zala

Senior Software Engineer, Durham, NC

Sahdev P. Zala is a senior software engineer in the IBM Digital Business Group Open Technology division. In his current role, Sahdev is focused on contributing to the Kubernetes, etcd and OpenStack upstream development. He is a member of Kubernetes and CoresOS github organization. He is also a founding Project Technical Lead (PTL) of OpenStack Heat Translator and TOSCA Parser projects. Previously, he worked on developing IBM software for small and medium businesses and cross-product serviceability. He is an author of IBM red books, developerWorks articles, blog posts, white papers and several other technical docs. Sahdev has been a speaker at various OpenStack summits, KubeCon, LinuxCon, IBM Think, various open source conferences and meet-ups. He was a Keynote speaker at the European Grid Infrastructure (EGI) Conference and INDIGO-DataCloud Summit 2017 in Catania, Italy.

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Cloud Computing for Better Science – Recap of EGI Conference and INDIGO-DataCloud Summit 2017

Co-Authors: Miguel Caballer, PhD @micafe77 Alvaro Lopez Garcia, PhD @alvaretas The European Grid Infrastructure (EGI) Conference 2017 and INDIGO-DataCloud (INtegrating Distributed data Infrastructures for Global...

Docker Containerized OpenStack Heat Translator

Blog authors: Sahdev P. Zala ( @sp_zala) Eduardo Patrocinio ( @patrocinio) The OpenStack Heat Translator is one of the projects under the main OpenStack Heat...

Package Cloud Workloads with TOSCA Cloud Service Archive

I have been asked many times to help understand specific TOSCA topics by novice or intermediate TOSCA users. As one can expect, the

How to move StackForge project to an existing OpenStack Program

The Heat-Translator project was born as a novel idea to expand Heat’s ecosystem through support for YAML templates defined in TOSCA.

What’s Going On With Heat-Translator

Recently I had a discussion with the team about the great progress we have made with Heat-Translator development and the vast potential that...

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Enable the Keystone LDAP back end in OpenStack

OpenStack is open source software for building public and private clouds that provide an Infrastructure…