Put AI to Work
April 15-18, 2019
New York, NY
Simon Crosby

Simon Crosby


Simon Crosby is CTO at SWIM.AI, an edge intelligence software vendor that focuses on edge-based learning for fast data. He cofounded Bromium in 2010 and now serves as a strategic advisor. Previously, he was the CTO of the Data Center and Cloud Division at Citrix Systems; founder, CTO, and vice president of strategy and corporate development at XenSource; and a principal engineer at Intel, as well as a faculty member at Cambridge University, where he led the research on network performance and control and multimedia operating systems. Simon is an equity partner at DCVC, serves on the board of Cambridge in America, and is an investor in and advisor to numerous startups. He’s the author of 35 research papers and patents on a number of data center and networking topics, including security, network and server virtualization, and resource optimization and performance. He holds a PhD in computer science from the University of Cambridge, an MSc from the University of Stellenbosch, South Africa, and a BSc (with honors) in computer science and mathematics from the University of Cape Town, South Africa.


1:50pm2:30pm Wednesday, April 17, 2019
Implementing AI
Location: Regent Parlor
Secondary topics:  Edge computing and Hardware
Simon Crosby (SWIM.AI)
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Today’s approach to processing streaming data is based on legacy big-data centric architectures, the cloud, and the assumption that organizations have access to data scientists to make sense of it all—leaving organizations increasingly overwhelmed. Simon Crosby shares a new architecture for edge intelligence that turns this thinking on its head. Read more.