Wayne Walls is a Solution Architect at Rackspace, the open cloud company, where he evangelizes global strategy and product portfolio. A tenured thought leader in the technology industry, Wayne has engineered complex technical solutions, delivered cloud transformation plans, and implemented multiple training initiatives. Co-maintainer of the Rackspace DevOps blog, Wayne is helping developers, engineers, and business executives understand cloud technologies and how to turn that knowledge into tangible returns. For more than two years, Wayne has focused his efforts on OpenStack integration efforts for Rackspace's largest customers and is heavily involved with cloud strategy. He holds a B.S. of Information Systems and a B.A. of Economics from the University of Oklahoma.