Ganesh Pai is Founder & CEO of Uptycs. He was previously Chief Architect, Carrier Products and Strategy for Akamai Technologies, a leading provider of content delivery network services. Prior to Akamai, Ganesh was founder & VP Systems Architecture of Verivue, a leading provider of content delivery solutions to service providers (acquired by Akamai). Prior to Verivue, he was Principal Architect for NetDevices (acquired by Alcatel-Lucent). Prior to NetDevices, Ganesh served as Engineering Manager and Software Architect for Sonus Networks. He is a Boston-based entrepreneur and technologist and has been awarded multiple US patents. Ganesh received a BE degree in electronics and communication engineering from Mangalore University and a MS in computer science from Temple University.