Jason Ding is senior director of Performance Engineering @ Salesforce. He is currently leading PerfEng teams to work on Salesforce’s next-gen CRM products based on the Lightning platform. He is also leading a cross-functional team to scale the overall Salesforce cloud stack for global enterprise customers. Jason has worked in his 20-year professional career on performance and scalability of microprocessors, server/network systems, OS kernels, on-premise and cloud based enterprise applications. He held technical and management leadership positions from Intel, Cisco, Ariba/SAP before joining Salesforce in 2011. Jason graduated from Texas A&M University with a Ph.D. degree in computer science.