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Evan Powell

Co-founder, CEO at StackStorm
Palo Alto, CA
Evan Powell is the CEO and Co-Founder of StackStorm a leader of event driven automation and one of the drivers of the OpenStack Mistral project.  Common use cases for StackStorm include orchestration and complex deployments of heteregeneous environments as well as auto remediation.
With 15+ years experience in infrastructure software, Evan was previously the founding CEO of Nexenta Systems, where he helped create the software defined storage market and achieved over $350M of annual partner sales.
Prior to Nexenta, Evan co-founded Clarus Systems, the leading provider of enterprise software for next generation, real time communications. Clarus is now a division of Riverbed.