Mike Dvorkin is a recognized thought leader in policy-driven automation and operations. His work focus is on policy abstraction models and intent-based nonlinear automation methods applied to all aspects of infrastructure, applications, and operations. He is a founder of Noiro project at Cisco, focusing on bringing policy abstraction to open-source networking, containers, and storage. Prior to Noiro, Mike was a co-founder and Chief Scientist of Insieme Networks where he was responsible for conceptualization of the policy layer that is now part of Cisco ACI/APIC. Before Insieme, he was part of the early engineering team at Nuova Systems and spent time in senior technical positions at infrastructure startups. Mike holds a degree in computer science from the University of Illinois in Urbana/Champaign.
Areas of expertise
automation, networking, policy-based management