Bo Yang has 18 years of research and engineering experience in distributed system, cloud, and next generation communication systems. He is now a Senior Technical Staff Member of IBM Cloud division working on cloud developer services and tools. Previously he was a research manager and senior research scientist of distributed middleware and networked computing department of IBM research - China.
Bo holds 40+ patents and authored more than 20 academic papers. He served as TPC member/track chair/session chair/reviewer of several international conferences including IEEE ICEBE, IEEE globecom, ABSD workshop of IEEE PACT etc. He is also a member of Cloud Foundry PMC and maintainer of app-autoscaler project of Cloud Foundry.
Bo received his PhD degree in computer architecture in 2001 and Bachelor’s degree in computer science and technology in 1997 both from Tsinghua University, Beijing, China.