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.

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answered Is there a terminal command to verify if Wifi is enabled?
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awarded encryption
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awarded Yearling
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awarded Notable Question
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answered Byobu shift-arrow key shortcut
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awarded Enlightened
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awarded Nice Answer
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awarded Necromancer
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answered How to have changes in ~/.byobu/.tmux.conf take effect without restarting byobu
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awarded Revival
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awarded Custodian
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on How can I print existing ascii-art from a Bash script?
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asked How do I tell Unity to mirror my display, using the command line?
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awarded Yearling
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comment How do I get WatchESPN to work?
Still not working. Ubuntu 15.10. Chrome and Firefox.
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