Cisco, Director of Product Management
Mike Cohen is Director of Product Management at Cisco Systems where leads open source development for the Insieme business unit. Mike began his career as an early engineer on VMware's hypervisor team and subsequently worked in infrastructure product management on Google and Big Switch Networks. Mike holds a BSE in Electrical Engineering from Princeton University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
CEO and Co-Founder, Midokura
Dan is responsible for the technical innovation and development of designing, building and operating Midokura technology. Prior to founding Midokura, Dan served as Chief Architect at Ballista Securities, a New York City ATS offering an electronic block trading system for options. Dan has also served as Senior Researcher at NGI Group, Technical Lead at Amazon.com, Researcher at Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Senior Researcher at Sony... Read More →
Distinguished Architect, HP
David Lenrow was trained as a computer scientist and has spent more than 20 years driving innovation in digital technology with an emphasis on networks, storage and media. His career spans multiple roles from individual contributor to executive across all major functional areas in (mostly smaller) technology companies. His professional focus since 2010 has been Software Defined Networking (SDN), network automation and cloud orchestration. He... Read More →
Software Engineer, Juniper Networks
Software architect focusing on networking platforms. Experience in control plane (routing and switching), data plane, ASIC definition and infrastructure. Focus on building systems from initial concept to product stage.
VP & Chief Technologist, Red Hat
Chris Wright is the Vice President and Chief Technologist at Red Hat. During his nearly 20 years as a software engineer he has worked in the telecom industry on high availability and distributed systems and in the Linux industry on security and virtualization. He has been a Linux developer for over a decade, most of that time spent deep in the Linux kernel working on security and virtualization. He is intrigued by the challenges that... Read More →