Bill Havanki is a software engineer working for Cloudera, where he has contributed to Hadoop components as well as systems for deploying Hadoop clusters into public cloud services. Prior to joining Cloudera, he worked for 15 years developing software for government contracts, focusing mostly on analytic frameworks and authentication and authorization systems. He earned his B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Rutgers University and his M.S. in Computer Engineering from North Carolina State University. A New Jersey native, he currently lives near Annapolis, Maryland with his family.