Jeff Savit is a Product Manager in the Oracle Linux and Virtualization organization, focusing on Oracle VM and the Private Cloud Appliance. Mr. Savit has over 25 years of technology experience and specializes in operating systems, virtualization, and performance. Prior to Oracle, he was a Principal Field Technologist at Sun. Previously he was a Vice President at Merrill Lynch, and served in technical and managerial roles in systems programming and systems management, software development, market data, and web applications.
He was awarded a patent for dynamic workload management, and is an author or co-author of several books including "Oracle Solaris 11 Virtualization Essentials", "Enterprise Java", "VM & CMS: Performance and Fine Tuning", "VM/CMS Concepts and Facilities". He is the author of several Oracle whitepapers, including "Optimizing Oracle VM Server for x86 Performance" and "Oracle VM Server for SPARC Best Practices". He has also been published in SIGPLAN Notices, a journal of the Association of Computing Machinery.