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Make Data Work
March 5–6, 2018: Training
March 6–8, 2018: Tutorials & Conference
San Jose, CA

Valentin Bercovici
Founder and CEO, Pencil Data Inc.

Website | @PencilData

Valentin (Val) Bercovici is the founder and CEO of Pencil Data Inc. as well as a founding member of the governing board at the Cloud Native Compute Foundation (CNCF), the Linux Foundation’s home for Google’s Kubernetes technology. Val has also enjoyed a long career at NetApp/SolidFire launching multibillion-dollar storage products, creating the competitive team and strategy, directing new research investments for the NetApp Data Fabric roadmap, and serving as SolidFire CTO. A pioneer in the cloud industry, Val led the creation of NetApp’s cloud strategy in 2008 and introduced the first international cloud standard to the marketplace as CDMI (ISO INCITS 17826) in 2012. Val advises several data-driven startups and is passionate about improving diversity within the tech industry. Val has several patents pending around the data center applications of augmented reality.


2:30pm3:00pm Tuesday, March 6, 2018
Location: LL20 A
Valentin Bercovici (Pencil Data Inc.)
Valentin Bercovici explores the challenges in securing, maintaining, and repairing the dynamic, heterogeneous software supply chain for modern self-driving cars, from levels 0 to 5. Along the way, Valentin reviews implementation options, from centralized certificate authority-based architectures to decentralized blockchains networked over a fleet of cars. Read more.