Sam Ramji is Chief Strategy Officer at DataStax. A 25-year veteran of the Silicon Valley and Seattle technology scenes, Sam Ramji led Kubernetes and DevOps product management for Google Cloud, founded the Cloud Foundry foundation, has helped build two multi-billion dollar markets (API Management at Apigee and Enterprise Service Bus at BEA Systems) and redefined Microsoft’s open source and Linux strategy from “extinguish” to “embrace”.
He is nerdy about open source, platform economics, middleware, and cloud computing with emphasis on developer experience and enterprise software. He is an advisor to multiple companies including Dell Technologies, Accenture, Observable, Insight Engines, and the Linux Foundation.
Sam received his B.S. in Cognitive Science from UCSD in 1994 and is still excited about artificial intelligence, neuroscience, and cognitive psychology.
With Guest: Matt Asay, Cloud and Open Source executive at AWS
With Guest: Rachel Chalmers, Partner at Alchemist Accelerator
With Guest: Kelsey Hightower, Staff Developer Advocate at Google Cloud Platform
Staff Developer Advocate at Google Cloud Platform
Cloud and Open Source executive at AWS
Staff Technical Writer at Google
Partner at Alchemist Accelerator
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Inspired Execution is a podcast series where DataStax Chairman and CEO Chet Kapoor interviews technology leaders from global enterprises on their journeys to scaling multi-billion dollar businesses while inspiring their teams.