Nicholas Weaver is the Cloud Automation Architect for VMware's vCloud Hybrid Service (vCHS) platform and the primary architect behind the vCHS automation framework (Project Zombie). He is also a co-creator of the PuppetLabs Razor project and many VMware-specific free tools. He previously worked in the CTO office for EMC, in the EMC field as a vSpecialist, and as a infrastructure engineer in financial, media, and retail companies. Nick loves software-driven control, hacking prototypes together, speaking at user groups, and demonstrating automation innovation to the masses. Nick can be found on Twitter and Github as @lynxbat.
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