John Dickinson presenting, "Deep Dive into Swift"

Cloud Native Silicon Valley

Sep 9, 2011, 2:00 – 5:00 AM

In-person event

About this event

Hello OpenStackers!

We are pleased to announce our next Meetup event with special guest speaker, John Dickinson of Rackspace!

John will be presenting a “ Deep-Dive into Swift .”
Learn how Swift stores, serves and replicates data and explore the application profiles and use cases that can benefit from a distributed, highly-concurrent object storage system.

About John:
John Dickinson is a technical lead at Rackspace Hosting where he works on Rackspace’s CloudFiles product. He has been active in the Openstack community since its inception and is the Project Technical Lead for Openstack Swift. John has built enormous data storage clusters that store billions of objects and petabytes of data for their customers.

Come join us on Thursday, Sept 8th at 7:00 PM at Citizen Space in San Francisco.

Citizen Space
425 2nd St, Suite 100
San Francisco, CA 94107

Parking is available nearby:



Friday, September 9, 2011
2:00 AM – 5:00 AM UTC


  • Lisa-Marie Namphy

    Director, Developer Relations

  • John Starmer

    Kumulus Technologies

    Lead Organizer