Dustin Kirkland is Canonical's Cloud Solutions Product Manager, leading the technical product strategy, road map, and life cycle of the Ubuntu Cloud commercial offerings.

Formerly the CTO of Gazzang, a venture funded start-up acquired by Cloudera, Dustin designed and implemented an innovative key management system for the cloud, called zTrustee, and delivered comprehensive security for cloud and big data platforms with eCryptfs and other encryption technologies.

Dustin is an active Core Developer of the Ubuntu Linux distribution, maintainer of 20+ open source projects, and the creator of Byobu, DivItUp.com, and LinuxSearch.org.

A Fightin' Texas Aggie Class of 2001 graduate, Dustin lives in Austin, Texas, with his wife Kim, daughters, and his Australian Shepherds, Aggie and Tiger. Dustin is also an avid home brewer.

Dec
19
answered Byobu: Disable Shift+Arrow keys when in zoomed mode
Dec
17
awarded Supporter
Dec
17
awarded Autobiographer
Dec
17
asked Can my Nest test for presence of a local device, to determine if I'm home or not?
Dec
11
awarded Populist
Dec
2
answered How do I disconnect from Byobu in a console?
Nov
27
awarded Nice Answer
Nov
11
answered Connecting Multiple Ubuntu Orange Boxes
Oct
25
awarded Yearling
Oct
25
awarded Yearling
Oct
25
answered How can I force Google Calendar to sync/update my Tripit iCal feed?
Oct
20
awarded Yearling
Oct
20
comment How can I force Google Calendar to sync/update my Tripit iCal feed?
I saw that question, but it hasn't helped me solve the actual problem, unfortunately. This trip has been untouched in TripIt for 2 weeks, but still hasn't shown up.
Oct
20
awarded Student
Oct
20
asked How can I force Google Calendar to sync/update my Tripit iCal feed?
Oct
9
answered Alternatives to Gazzang ztrustee and zncrypt for encryption and key management (mongodb)?
Sep
30
awarded Explainer
Sep
30
awarded Explainer
Sep
30
revised How to send one bash command to multiple byobu windows?
add link to example videos
Sep
19
awarded Great Answer
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