Matthew is a software engineer working at Rackspace Australia, more specifically Rackspace Private Cloud where he primarily works on upstream OpenStack as a Swift core. Based on the south coast of NSW, he spends his time hacking on Swift. Matthew was the co-founder of the Kororaa Linux distribution which has given him careers in both Linux system administration and software development. During his time with Rackspace he has worked both as an Enterprise Linux Sysadmin based in the UK and is now back at his roots as software developer in Australia.
- Challenges when Scaling: Continued adventures in Swift's sharding – Wednesday 3:40 p.m.–4:25 p.m. in Tasman Hall A