Purvin Vakharwala

Sr. Architect, Data Center, Cloud & Virtualization
Juniper Networks

With over 15 years of industry experience, Purvin has served Juniper Networks as a senior consulting engineer and, most recently, as Business Development Manager focused on Cloud and Virtualization strategies.

Purvin came to Juniper from EMC Corporation, where he supported the U.S. Department of Homeland Security in network virtualization, private cloud design and large-scale data center consolidation projects. He was also a subject matter expert for Rainfinity, an EMC file virtualization product, and helped write the Rainfinity certification exam. Prior to EMC he worked for Veeam Software, focused on virtualization management tools for VMware users.

Purvin graduated from Seton Hall University with a B.S. degree in Computer Science. He holds a Top Secret Clearance and sits on the NSTAC Committee for Cloud Computing.