We thought you may want to know about the team who is working on
making OpenSolaris integrate and work on Amazon EC2. This team is your
first point of contact for any information on EC2/OpenSolaris and for
providing any technical assistance you may need while you develop and
create your stacks on OpenSolaris for Amazon EC2. You can reach the
team at ec2-solaris [at] sun [dot] com.
am a Senior Market Development manager and manage relationships with
startups, developers and strategic partners and am part of Startups and
Emerging Markets team at Sun. As part of Sun Startup Essentials team, I
am currently working on ways to help early stage startups to provide
them Sun technologies, products and services which help them take-off
the ground and grow their businesses with very little or no investments
and shorter time to market. I am managing business relationship with
Amazon Web services and working with the team to bring best Operating
System on Planet aka OpenSolaris to the developers, startups and other
Sujeet Vasudevan is a Senior Engineering Manager in Global Market Development and engineering. He has
over 17 years of industry experience working with various ISV,
customers, SIs and startups. He works primarily with Oracle as a team
leader, and also leads team of engineers who work with many others ISVs
across the spectrum. Sujeet is lead engineering manager on integration of OpenSolaris with EC2.
Dileep Kumar is a Staff Engineer in the ISV Engineering Group at Sun
Microsystems, Inc. He has over ten years of experience in the computer
industry and now works on OpenSolaris and IBM WebSphere products on
Solaris. His area of expertise includes Solaris, Java and J2EE based
system design and development, performance enhancement, and
implementation. He holds a M.S. degree in Engineering Management from
Santa Clara University, Santa Clara. Read Dileep's professional blog at
Alan is one of the lead developers on OpenSolaris on EC2 engineering team. Alan has been working on porting AMI and API tools to OpenSolaris and most often you will hear from Alan in case you run into any OpenSolaris issues.
Sharlene is program manager for OpenSolaris on EC2 beta program. If you have been approved for access to OpenSolaris AMIs, you've seen emails from Sharlene. Sharlene will continue to be you point of communication during the Beta program.
Divyen Patel is an engineer in the ISV Engineering group at Sun Microsystems. He is graduated from San Jose State University with Major in Software Engineering. His area of interest includes web 2.0 and its related technologies. Read Divyen's weblog at http://blogs.sun.com/divyen
Prateek Parekh is a developer in the ISV Engineering team at Sun Microsystems, and has worked on J2EE, J2ME, Java CAPS, Unix and Web 2.0 related technologies. He holds an MS degree in Software Engineering from San Jose State University. He maintains a blog at http://blogs.sun.com/prateek