Ildikó started her journey with virtualization during the university years and has been in connection with this technology different ways since then. She started her career at a small research and development company in Budapest, where she was focusing on areas like system management and business process modelling and optimization. Ildikó got in touch with OpenStack when she started to work in the cloud project at Ericsson. Currently she is part of the OpenStack Foundation team and she drives NFV related feature development activities in projects like Nova and Cinder. She is one of the leaders of the OSF Edge Computing Group and is a Community Manager for the StarlingX project. Beyond code and documentation contributions she is also very passionate about on boarding and training activities, which is one of her focus areas.