We’re interviewing Build a Cloud Day speakers ahead of some of the Build a Cloud Day events that we’re doing in conjunction with PuppetConf, Ohio LinuxFest, and CloudCon Expo. Today’s cloud builder is Mo Morsi, an engineer at Red Hat who works on the Aeolus project.
You can catch Mo’s talk on Friday in Columbus, Ohio ahead of Ohio LinuxFest. It’s free to attend, but you do need to register.
Q: Can you tell us a bit about your background, and your current job?
Mo Morsi: I’m a software engineer at Red Hat where I work on the Aeolus project, a suite of utilities aimed at providing an open source abstract interface for cloud infrastructure services.
I’ve been a tech enthusiast my whole life, I started programming in middle school and throughout my entire academic and professional career have pursued may various technical interests and projects. I graduated from Syracuse University, first in 2006 with a Bachelors in Computer Engineering and a Minor in Mathematics and then in 2008 with a Masters in the same field. I was also cofounder and first vice-president of the Syracuse Innovators Guild, Syracuse NY’s non-profit hackerspace. I’ve since stepped down to pursue other goals though am still highly active with the group....