Sergio Méndez is a systems engineer and professor of operating systems at USAC Guatemala University. He has experience working on DevOps, and MLOps using open-source technologies at work. About open source communities, he is involved in the CNCF Community, promoting students into the CNCF Ecosystem and hosting a Cloud Native meetup in Guatemala. He has been a speaker at several conferences such as KubeCon, WTFisCloudNative, and Kubernetes Community Days. He is also a CNCF and Linkerd Ambassador and author of the Packt book Edge Computing Systems with Kubernetes.