Keshava Murthy is Senior Director, Product Management for MapR Technologies. He has over 20 years of experience in database design and development. Previously, he was the senior architect for IBM, where he was responsible for query processing (SQL & NoSQL), the Internet of Things (IoT), and data warehousing product development on the IBM Informix platform. While at IBM, he led the storage, query processing, and hybrid solutions for MongoDB NoSQL API support on Informix. Additionally, Keshava has worked on Sybase, Illustra, and Informix database systems. During his career, Keshava has developed features for NoSQL, SQL, spatial and geospatial data, time series data, distributed queries, and transaction management. Keshava has advised and enabled IBM clients and partners to design and develop applications using Informix. Keshava has received two IBM Outstanding Technical Achievement Awards and holds three US patents.
Keshava holds a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Mysore, in India.