GIORGIO REGNI

Chief Technology Officer

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“The storage industry historically evolved by adding layers upon layers on top of existing designs. What makes the RING unique is that we looked at the application needs first, had the chance to challenge all preconceived ideas, and had the nerve to start from a blank page.”

As a Scality co-founder and our Chief Technology Officer, Giorgio Regni oversees the company’s development, research, and product management. He is a recognized expert in distributed infrastructure software at web scale, and has authored multiple US patents for distributed systems. Prior to Scality, Giorgio was a co-founder and VP of Engineering at Bizanga, where he developed anti-abuse software that still protects hundreds of millions of mailboxes across the world.

Giorgio holds an engineering degree in computer science from INSA (Institut National des Sciences Appliquées) in Toulouse, France. He is also an accomplished hacker and developer. In his spare time, Giorgio has created mobile phone applications that are currently in use by an installed base of more than 2 million people. On an artistic note, Giorgio is a skilled electric guitar player, drawing his inspiration from guitar legends like Joe Satriani and Steve Vai.

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