John is a Master Architect/Strategist in the HP Platforms & Future Technology Group. He is based in San Diego, California and leads a Data Engineering group focused on creating platform solutions for Print analytics. He has been focused of late on migrating numerous legacy systems to HP’s new Spark with Databricks. John’s background has been a mix of both management & technical leadership but has found his sweet spot in driving business value through data. He started his career at HP after completing his MSEE & MBA from Purdue and has worked in several different business groups.