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Mohit Aron

CEO, Cohesity

Mohit Aron is CEO for Cohesity, who is regarded as the pioneer of hyper-convergence, the first architecture to converge compute and storage to simplify virtualization. Aron founded the infrastructure company Nutanix to bring hyper-convergence to market and served as its CTO before leaving to build Cohesity. Aron worked as a Staff Engineer at Google from 2003 to 2007, where he helped design the company’s innovative Google File System. He also served as Architect at AsterData, a leading big data analytics company that was later acquired by Teradata. Mohit holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Rice University.

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Data has started to develop a life of its own, issuing burdensome demands on IT departments rather than serving the needs of the enterprise. The amount of data companies collect today is increasing exponentially, and the proliferation of walled-off, point storage solutions for use cases ranging from data protection to disaster recovery to analytics has led to a state of...