Lee Calcote

I management software for clouds, containers, infrastructure and applications. I am an innovative thought leader, passionate about building best-in-class teams and offerings, with a solid record of leveraging advanced and emerging technologies for competitive advantage, improving processes and speed of delivery on the way to driving revenue and market share.

With nearly 20 years of combined technical, management and leadership experience with globally distributed, agile teams throughout full software development lifecycle. I look to profoundly impact by leading strategy and development of product and delivery of services at the intersection of clouds, containers, networks, systems and applications.

I’m an organizer of Microservices and Container Austin and Docker Austin meetups and Container Summit Austin and Container Days Austin conferences.

I write/podcast/analyze for The New StackNetwork World, O’Reilly (webcasts and posts), Canonical, The Linux Foundation and the Cloud Native Computing Foundation. Also, I have a book in-progress titled Developer Defined Infrastructure using Tectonic and Kubernetes via Packt Publishing.

I’m a Docker Captain. Also, I’m a CNCF Ambassador and am active in its governed projects. I’m a member of ONUG, working within Monitoring & Analytics and a member of the Center for Internet Security, where I help advance the Docker Benchmark. I’m formerly a member of the DMTF, where I helped deliver the Redfish 1.0 specification.

I advise a few startups, including Twistlock and occasionally podcast and speak.



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