Vidur Apparao
CTO, LiveOps, Inc.

Vidur is Chief Technology officer at LiveOps where he is responsible for the company’s vision and technology strategy, as well as the architecture of the LiveOps on-Demand Call Center platform.

Vidur was Chief Architect at Netscape Communications where he led design and development of the Netscape browser. He is a co-author of the W3C DOM Level 1 standard and was a key member of several industry standard working groups. He helped launch the Mozilla Open Source project and was a co-author of the Gecko layout engine, a core component of the Firefox browser and Thunderbird communication suite.

Vidur was a Chief Architect at America Online, working in the AOL Innovation Center, where he led research and development of consumer media management applications.

Prior to joining LiveOps, Vidur was Chief Software Architect at Slim Devices (recently acquired by Logitech). He led the development of all aspects of Slim Devices’ Squeezebox and Transporter products, building everything from firmware to desktop software to a web portal with streaming music services.


Vidur Apparao (LiveOps, Inc.), Stephen O'Sullivan (LiveOps, Inc.)
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A case study of the evolution of MySQL usage, as a company moved from a scrappy startup - with the goals of finding a cheap, quick, and simple database solution - to a mature enterprise - with high availability and horizontal scalability as key requirements. Read more.

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