Ali is a Lead EMEA SDDC and Application Platform Architect at VMware. In this position, he is focusing on helping organisations to evolve their infrastructure to cater for modern applications and Cloud Native Apps. He has 14+ years of IT and Networking experience where he worked with multiple vendors such as IBM and Cisco. In addition, he focused on many technologies such as MPLS, Security, Private Cloud Automation, Data Center Compute & Networking …etc. He architected many Service Providers and Enterprises Data Centers in the EMEA region. He is a VCIX6-NV, AWS certified and a Double CCIE.