Dave Nielsen founded Silicon Valley Cloud Foundry Meetup on October 20, 2011. Since then, the group grew to more than 1,300 members, and laid the foundation for over 20 meetup groups in 20+ cities and 7+ countries.
Dave is a Developer Advocate at Redis Labs. Prior to that, he was co-founder of CloudCamp, and principal consultant at Platform D. With over 12 years of developer marketing experience, Dave helped companies such as PayPal, Wetpaint, Nirvanix, Strikeiron create and run their own developer programs.
Altoros became the founding sponsor of over 10 local Cloud Foundry communities in the US and Europe.
Altoros integrates solutions offered by the Cloud Foundry ecosystem. Altoros customers are among the first to create and monetize application-driven competitive advantages with Cloud Foundry. With 250+ employees across 8 countries, Altoros is behind some of the world’s largest Cloud Foundry deployments. Altoros is one of the founding members of the Cloud Foundry Foundation.