Matt Richins manages a team of cloud architects at Rackspace where he assists customers with the adoption of cloud, DevOps, and emerging technologies. He is a 20+ year IT veteran working with companies across the globe on their enterprise architectures. As a technologist, he has developed an extensive knowledge-base of hardware, software, networking, applications and other technologies which make him a trusted advisor to his peers and customers. Prior to joining Rackspace, Matt was the director of cloud and infrastructure at a large video game company where he oversaw the management of large MMO global games and mobile applications. When not working with IT, Matt focuses his time on working with the Boy Scouts and coaching Soccer.