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Manish Vachharajani

Manish Vachharajani
Senior Architect, F5 Networks

Website | @mvachhar

Manish was the Founder and Chief Software Architect of LineRate Systems, a high-performance software networking startup that was acquired by F5 Networks in February 2013.

LineRate Systems’ core technology is based on Node.js and Manish’s research group’s work on high-performance networking at the University of Colorado at Boulder.

Prior to LineRate, Manish dedicated 13 years studying
software performance on general purpose processors. He co-authored nearly 50 publications on processor performance in a range of fields including optimizing compiler design, on-chip optics, performance modeling, parallel programming, and high performance networking. His work has been recognized by best paper and presentation awards at
top-tier conferences, support from the National Science Foundation, and support from industry leaders such as Intel and NVIDIA. Manish is currently a Senior Architect at F5 Networks leading the design of the
LineRate product.


Manish Vachharajani (F5 Networks)
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This talk will discuss why LineRate, a high-performance Layer 7 app proxy for developers, chose to embed Node.js as the programming language for the data path. The talk will focus on the challenges of building an embeddable Node.js and conclude with how the open source Node.js code base could evolve to better support embeddable use cases. Read more.