Silicon Valley Code Camp : October 6th and 7th, 2012
VP Operations and Chief Security Officer
Kris is a co-founder of Egnyte. He is responsible for Egnyte's security and compliance, as well as core infrastructure, including storage and data center operations. Prior to Egnyte, Kris has spent many years in the design and deployment of large scale infrastructure for Fortune 100 customers of Valdero and KPMG Consulting. Kris has a B.Tech in Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology - Banaras, and an MS from the University of Cincinnati.
So everyone is running to the jungle for their fix of amazon's cloud, but do you really need to follow? Our decision to co-locate and run our own cloud gives us the real-world experience to say, think again. We'll discuss the costs of running in a third party public cloud, comparisons to co-located options, development costs, operational costs, and our experience as a company with over 13,000 business customers.