Joining Datrium

It’s with ebullience that I’m joining Datrium as their new Principal Systems Engineer. I’m a firm believer in God leading me to new endeavors and this is no different. He has led me undoubtedly throughout my life and so I know there is great things in store in this new opportunity. 

As some of you already know, it’s rare when an awe-inspiring company culture comes together with great technology! It’s with this combination of greatness that I look forward in exemplifying and also demonstrating how Datrium’s DVX platform can solve real business problems in the enterprise. There are so many exciting things to share about Datrium, so stay tuned!! 

For those that are unfamiliar with Datrium the company, here is a quick snapshot. 

Founded: 2012
Exited Stealth: 7/2015
Location: Sunnyvale, CA
Investors: NEA, LightSpeed, (Angel Investors: Diane Greene and Mendel Rosenblum, Frank Slootman, Kai Li, Ed Bugnion)
Funding to Date: 110M

•    Brian Biles, ex Data Domain founder / VP Product Mgmt. 
•    Hugo Patterson, ex Data Domain Original Chief Architect, EMC Fellow
•    Sazzala Reddy, 2nd Data Domain CTO (employee #15) 
•    Ganesh Venkitachalam, ex VMware Principal Engineer
•    Boris Weissman, ex VMware Principal Engineer

Datrium offers a new take on modern convergence called Open Converged Infrastructure. The (DVX) platform supports VMware, Linux KVM and bare metal Docker with host based flash and appliance based durable storage for cost-optimized secondary storage and archive to cloud capabilities.