Thomas Hatch

CTO, SaltStack

Thomas is the creator of the Salt open source software project and the CTO of SaltStack, the company behind Salt. Thomas’ knowledge and hands-on experience with dozens of new and old infrastructure management technologies helped establish the vision for SaltStack. He has shared his knowledge of IT security and management automation with tens of thousands of practitioners at more than 100 industry events. Thomas and SaltStack have been recognized with numerous awards ranging from open source community growth to innovation in automation and cybersecurity.