By bobp on Apr 10, 2007
Bob Porras (picture)
Vice President, Solaris Storage Software
Sun Microsystems, Inc.
As Vice President of Sun's Solaris Storage Software Group, Bob Porras leads a global organization that is focused on the delivery of Solaris core storage products and technologies. This includes all storage products for NAS, SAN and Object based environments. In addition the organization delivers storage components into Solaris such as the ZFS file system and Storage Archive Management software.
Previous to Sun, Bob served in Vice President and Director roles at both startup and public companies including: Accolade Technology, Vitesse Semiconductor, Sycamore Networks, Compaq, Digital and Mitre. His experience spans storage, servers, intelligent optical switches, operating systems and semiconductors.
Bob holds a MSM from Lesley University, a MS in Computer Science from Boston University and a BS degree in Engineering from Northeastern University.