Alisher Maksumov is Principal Architect for the Industrial Internet Software Platform at GE Software. He is responsible for architecture, design, and roadmap of Intelligent Machine, Communication and Networking components of the platform. Since joining GE in 2012, he played a key role in shaping the platform vision and roadmap, as well as working with internal GE businesses and 3rd party technology vendors on collaborative projects and solutions for the Industrial Internet.
Alisher has a broad experience in research, development, and engineering of systems for data acquisition, monitoring, processing, and control. He has an extensive background in OPC and OPC UA communication and messaging technologies and has been involved in their development and evangelism for the last several years. He is a member of the Technical Advisory Council in the OPC Foundation and helps drive innovation in that domain.
Alisher Maksumov holds Ph.D. in Process Modeling, Automation and Control.