Mohit Aron is the founder and CEO of Cohesity Inc. He is regarded as the pioneer of hyper-convergence, the first architecture to combine compute and storage to simplify virtualization. Before founding Cohesity, Mohit was founder and CTO of Nutanix, where he introduced hyper-convergence to the market. He also worked as a Staff Engineer at Google where he helped design the company’s innovative Google File System and served as Architect at AsterData, a leading big data analytics company that was later acquired by Teradata. He holds a PhD in Computer Science from Rice University.
Areas of expertise
storage, virtualization, distributed systems