Kendall Nelson

13 articles from Kendall Nelson

October 2022 Virtual PTG Summary

Over 700 developers, operators and community members throughout the week across the 46 teams that participated in this virtual PTG.  

Published on November 2, 2022

Contributor Q&A: A college student’s experience contributing to the OpenStack Ussuri release

Dawson Coleman, one of four students helping to add support for configuring TLS ciphers and protocols on Octavia load balancers, shares his experience collaborating with the OpenStack community on the Ussuri release.

Published on August 12, 2020

Beating the learning curve at OSCON

Tutorials, community and making a business case

Published on July 29, 2019

Takeaways from the truly awesome OpenStack Days CERN

When a place literally blows your hair back: Kendall Nelson reports on her visit to The European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN).

Published on June 13, 2019

Get your learning on at the next OpenStack Upstream Institute

An overview on the free training and how you can get involved.

Published on February 26, 2019

Learn at your own pace: How the OpenStack Upstream Institute leverages the Contributor Portal

Revamped training format features fewer lectures and more exercises with a new tool.

Published on June 13, 2018

OpenStack community updates for new contributors

Kendall Nelson offers these updates on the contributor guide, Upstream Institute and more from the Project Teams Gathering.

Published on March 19, 2018

Tips for contributing to OpenStack

OpenStack Foundation Community managers offer a ton of tips on moving forward.

Published on January 29, 2018

More opportunities for free OpenStack upstream training

The training will be offered at two events in addition to the Sydney Summit.

Published on August 24, 2017

Cross-community collaboration: strengthening ties with OPNFV

Together, OPNFV and OpenStack provide a comprehensive, innovative and constantly evolving set of NFV capabilities for end users, says Brandon Wick of The Linux Foundation.

Published on June 30, 2017

Get up to speed with the OpenStack Upstream Institute

What’s new in the free training and how to sign up.

Published on May 30, 2017

True confessions of IRC mishaps

Some of the funniest faux paus made even by experts -- plus 10 hacks to make sure your community uses IRC to its best advantage.

Published on March 2, 2017

Why do we open source again?

The bumpy road to contribution and how to smooth it over from the OpenStack Foundation's Kendall Nelson.

Published on January 9, 2017