SVP of Product
David Lai has over 25 years of experience in building enterprise software in large software companies and start-ups, with a specialty in storage and databases. Previously, he served in various engineering leadership roles at Bitcasa, Tropo (Cisco), EMC, Librato (Solarwind), VERITAS, and Sybase (SAP). He started his career at Teradata as an engineer building a massively parallel database system for large enterprises.
David is passionate about education and holds an adjunct faculty position in Computer Science at Diablo Valley College in California. He has been granted several storage related patents by the US Patent and Trademark Office. He graduated with a MSCS and a BSCS from New Mexico State University. Prior to coming to the US, he was an undergrad student in Computer Science at the University of Science and Technology of China.