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Cloud Tech is the largest gathering of cloud technologists & engineers in the bay area. Our speakers include the top cloud computing entrepreneurs & experts.

Come join us Saturday, October 6th, from 9am to 6pm at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, CA for a full 8 hours of learning directly from great minds sharing their secrets!

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Dhruba Borthakur

Software Engineer

Dhruba Borthakur is an engineer in the Database Engineering Team at Facebook. He has been one of the early committers for the Apache Hadoop Distributed File System. He has been associated with Hadoop since its infancy while working for Yahoo. He has been instrumental in scaling Facebook's Hadoop cluster to multiples of petabytes. Dhruba is a contributor to the open source Apache HBase project. Dhruba's current focus is to evaluate alternative database technologies that can provide optimal efficiency on Solid State Devices.

Earlier, he was a Senior Lead Engineer at Veritas Software (since acquired by Symantec) and was responsible for the development of the Veritas SanPointDirect Storage System. Prior to Veritas, he was the Chief Architect at Oreceipt.com, an e-commerce startup based in Sunnyvale. Before that, he was a Senior Engineer at IBM-Transarc Labs where he contributed to the development of Andrew File System (AFS), a part of IBM's e-commerce initiative, WebSphere. Dhruba has an M.S. in Computer Science from the University of Wisconsin, Madison and a B.S. in Computer Science BITS, Pilani, India. He has 20 issued patents. He is the co-author of multiple academic papers in respected conferences like SIGMOD, NSDI and EuroSys. He hosts a Hadoop blog at http://hadoopblog.blogspot.com/

My Speakers Sessions

Saturday, October 6

4:00pm PDT