Raghu Nambiar is the vice president of the Datacenter Ecosystems and Applications Engineering group at AMD.  In this role, he leads engineering teams and their collaboration with ecosystem partners. His teams work with partners to build, performance benchmark and validate solutions for breakthrough technologies ranging from Big Data Analytics, High Performance Computing, Cloud, Machine Learning, Hyper converged Infrastructure etc.

Raghu has more than 20 years of technology industry experience across a number of engineering organizations. He was previously the CTO of the Cisco UCS business and played an instrumental role in accelerating the growth of the Cisco UCS to a top data center compute platform. He has spent his entire career working on software and hardware ecosystems for data centers, both on in research and business use cases.