Thomas Goirand (aka: Zigo)

Debian Activity

Zigo, aka Thomas Goirand, is a French DD that lives in the french Alpes region. He is the main person behind the OpenStack packages.

Professional activity

Thomas is also the founder, and was the main owner of GPLHost. This company, created in 2003, provides both shared hosting, Xen based VPS, and dedicated servers still lives on, but Thomas isn't involved in it anymore. His time is fully dedicated to maintaining OpenStack packages and software in Debian, and maintaining online deployment of OpenStack (running Debian) for his employer (currently, Infomaniak Network, in Geneva). He also wrote a openstack cluster installer/manager solution which is fully in Debian.