Ali Hussain has been designing scalable and distributed systems for the last decade. He acquired his passion for distributed systems while earning his MS at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. At Flux7 Labs, he leads the team on the technical front managing a variety of consulting projects. In these projects he has dealt with Hadoop, distributed database design, and innovative network communication technologies. He has a thirst for new technologies and is always on a quest for interesting ones.
Outside work, he enjoys biking, camping and hiking!