Speaker details

Obaidur Rashid

CA Technologies
About Obaidur  
Obaidur Rashid (OB) has ~20 years of experience in Software Development. He has built highly scalable web/mobile applications across multiple domains. OB is an evangelizer of agile practices and has immense experience in building high-performance teams onshore and offshore. He is also a regular speaker at industry events. Currently, OB leads Engineering for the CA Privileged Access Manager product within the Security BU at CA Technologies. Before being asked to take on this challenge, he was the VP of Engineering for the CA PPM (Clarity) product also at CA Technologies. Before CA, he was the head of Engineering for the #1 cloud-based Talent Management suite of applications for the mid-market namely, Taleo Business Edition at Oracle/Taleo. Prior to that, he served as the Director of Engineering at StarCite responsible for all application development. Incidentally, he started his career at Oracle where he moved up to the role of an Architect and led key strategic initiatives. OB has a passion for teaching; he taught Database and advanced web application development courses in Java to college students on the side. OB has a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Computer Science.
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Title of the event attended

  • Scaling infrastructure using AWS

    Airbnb has grown significantly over the last 3 years. A year after Airbnb launched, the company decided to migrate nearly all of its cloud computing functions to Amazon Web Services (AWS) because of service administration challenges experienced with its original provider.

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