Brian Sparks is a co-founder of the Council and responsible for the Council’s worldwide operations and activities. As an avid open source and developer community organizer, Brian has helped create and foster multiple open, developer communities, including the Open, Domain-Specific Architecture Workgroup (ODSA) which soon merged into the Open Compute Project (OCP), and Open-NFP, a community-driven organization that empowered open and collaborative research in the area of network function processing. Brian has also held Marketing Working Group Chair positions in the InfiniBand Trade Association (IBTA) and the OpenFabrics Alliance (OFA). Brian holds a B.A. degree in Communications from San Jose State University.
Education, Training and Outreach
HPC Center Planning and Operations
HPC Training and Education