Donate to Mayo Clinic and I’ll share from my experience with you.

Short Quiv
A Short Quiv is a one sentence question, followed by a one sentence answer. Quick, simple, and to the point.
Ask me
Quiv
You may ask any question (within reason). It should be limited to what you believe the Giver is able to answer.
Ask me
Phone call
You can have a short, up to 15 minute phone call with the Giver, at a time convenient to both of you.
Call me
... Short Quiv Donate $25
Learn more about Mayo Clinic
Giver

Mr. Steve Noble

Tech
OperationsOpen Source SoftwarestartupsNetworkingProject ManagementIntegrationWirelessRuby on RailsTeam ManagementBusiness PlanningData CenterNetwork AdministrationVirtualizationCloud ComputingVoIPTCP/IPIPCisco TechnologiesNetwork Architecture

Open Networking Evangelist at Big Switch Networks

San Francisco Bay AreaComputer Networking
Current
  • Open Networking Evangelist @ Big Switch Networks
  • President - Board of Trustees @ Network Device Education Foundation (NetDEF)
  • Technical Advisor @ Router Analyisis
  • Advisor @ SONN LLC

Summary

As an Open Networking Evangelist for Big Switch Networks, Steven works on the Open Network Linux project https://opennetlinux.org. Steven is responsible for maintaining the code, managing support requests and evangelizing on the subjects of Open Network Linux and Open Networking.

As the President of the board of the Network Device Education Foundation, Inc (NetDEF), Steven is part of a team focusing on supporting open source projects (Quagga, RouteFlow, OpenFlow) and open networking.

In his previous position as the CTO of Sideband Networks, Steven worked with an amazing team building the next generation of network tools.

Steven has spent over 20 years in the networking industry working for companies such as Cisco Systems, Procket Networks, 3Crowd, Exodus Communications and Foundation Health.

Steven provides advisory services for corporations and executives on the subjects of network architecture, test design/execution, network virtualization and datacenter design. Steven also provides consulting for projects involving network architecture, network function virtualization (NFV), Software-Led Networks and OpenFlow.

Specialties: network architecture, network administration, systems testing, project management, high level customer support, team management, company building, technical adviser, IPv6 transition technologies, product direction. virtualization. NFV, SDN (OpenDaylight, ONOS, OpenContrail, OpenFlow) along with and OpenStack and CloudFoundry.

Read more

Please choose how we can both help the cause

Short Quiv
A Short Quiv is a one sentence question, followed by a one sentence answer. Quick, simple, and to the point.
EXAMPLE: In your experience, what are the top 3 PR agencies for early-stage mobile startups?
Ask me
Quiv
You may ask any question (within reason). It should be limited to what you believe the Giver is able to answer.
EXAMPLE: As a photographer - can you provide some guidance on what type of camera equipment you would recommend for indoor stills?
Ask me
Phone call
You can have a short, up to 15 minute phone call with the Giver, at a time convenient to both of you.
EXAMPLE: I'd like to discuss your experience in replace an engine on a 1967 Ford Mustang.
Call me
Video chat
You can have a short, up to 30 minute video conversation with the Giver, at a time convenient to both of you.
EXAMPLE: Before I go on a 6 months trek in the Amazon, I’d like to learn from your experiences there.
Coming soon...
Meet for a coffee
You can set up a meeting, up to 45 minute long with the Quiver. You will need to buy the coffee :-)
EXAMPLE: You've had a lot of experience scaling companies. I'd like to spend some time with you to learn from your experience.
Coming soon...

Mayo Clinic

General Health

Mayo Clinic is a medical practice and research group specializing in treating difficult cases.