Narayan Bharadwaj leads the product management team for "VMware Cloud on AWS" offering and core vSphere product features (DRS, HA, vMotion etc). Prior to VMware, he led several products to market at Salesforce.com, Oracle, and ClearStoryData (big data startup). Narayan is an alumni of IIT Kharagpur, University of Maryland, and the Haas School of Business. He has spoken at several events including VMworld, Oracle Open World, Dreamforce, and Strata on topics that include cloud, enterprise management and big data. He is a published author, and a startup advisor.