hris Morgan is Technical Director for the OpenShift Partner Ecosystem responsible for the technical strategy and enablement across all partner types (SI, ISV, Provider, et. al.) with OpenShift. He has more than 20 years of experience in various areas of cloud and systems management technologies with the last 9 years being at Red Hat focused solely on cloud initiatives. Prior to Red Hat, Chris spent a large portion of his early career at IBM, where he worked on cross-brand initiatives to bring the various IBM software products together as cohesive solutions. His experience has spanned many roles allowing him to research and work on ideas and solutions to address next-generation markets. Chris holds a B.S. and a M.S. in Computer Engineering and a M.B.A.