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Leonardo (Leo) Vaz
Leonardo (Leo) Vaz
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Home: Sao Paulo, Brazil
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Who is Leo?

Hi there! My name is Leonardo Vaz, and currently I'm living in Sao Paulo, Brazil where I work as Software Maintenance Engineer specializing on local filesystems for Red Hat.

My first contact with Open Source was back in 1998 when he got Red Hat Linux 5.1 (Manhatthan) installed in my old PC, and in last 15 years I've been involved in several activities related to FOSS, both professionally as well voluntarily. I have a large experience in deploy and management of large infrastructures, consultancy, development and training. I'm a former Conectiva employee and was responsible for Tchelinux LUG between middle 2006 to early 2010.

Activities in Open Source

  • Volunteer in Tchelinux LUG from 2006 to 2010, and from 2013 to current

Activities within Fedora

  • Currently I'm a Fedora Ambassador focused in promote Fedora Project in Sao Paulo area, Brazil
  • I'm managing time to get involved on development and QA activities

Events I was a volunteer in organization

  • Over 35 conferences in Tchelinux
  • Red Hat Cloud Projects at FISL13
  • Fedora Activity Day in Sao Paulo
  • Fedora at FISL14 and Red Hat Cloud Projects at FISL14