Jerry is a Technology Evangelist and Solution Architect Manager for Riverbed. He manages a team of solution architects in the Americas that have a great deal of experience in virtualization, storage and networking. He started his career at Riverbed doing WAN optimization and grew into the visualization and consolidation business unit called SteelFusion. He worked his way up to a principal solution architect, then got promoted to manager in early 2015. He still enjoys hands on product work as well as building a team of experts to grow the business of the most exciting product of his career.