Pavel is Director of Product Management with Basho, the company behind Riak, popular open-source NoSQL database. He is responsible for a new Basho product Riak TS (Time Series) and Riak integrations with Apache Spark, Mesos, Kafka and Redis. Pavel is particularly excited about IoT, Big Data, cloud and open source, not necessary in this order. Before joining Basho, Pavel was with Boundary, which has developed real-time SaaS monitoring solution and was acquired by BMC Corp. Prior to that, Pavel hold number of Product Management and Engineering roles, focusing on Big Data, Cloud, Networking and Analytics, and authored several patents.