Joe Beda is that CTO of Heptio, a startup focused on bringing Kubernetes to everyone. During his previous 10 year career at Google Joe co-founded Kuberntes and started Google Compute Engine, Google's cloud VM service. Prior to doing Cloud stuff, Joe helped build Google Talk and, while at Microsoft, worked on IE during the browser wars (Don't hate him! It makes for good discussions over drinks). He lives in Seattle with his physician wife, Rachel, 2 kids and Willie the wonder dog.