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Host: Theo Schlossnagle

Founder and CEO @Circonus. ACM Practitioners Board member. Co-chair of the ACM Queue.

Theo founded four technology companies, most recently Circonus in 2010.  After earning undergraduate and graduate degrees from Johns Hopkins University in computer science with a focus on graphics and randomized algorithms in distributed systems, he went on to research resource allocation techniques in distributed systems during four years of post-graduate work. A widely respected industry thought leader, Theo is the author of Scalable Internet Architectures (Sams) and a frequent speaker at worldwide IT conferences. Theo is a computer scientist in every respect. Theo is a distinguished member of the ACM. He serves on ACM's Practitioners board and as the co-chair of the ACM Queue.

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