Stewart Alpert
CTO
CompData Systems
Stewart is a technology leader in cloud computing.  Currently serving as CTO for CompData Systems, Stewart’s experiences range from running IaaS for one of the worlds largest private clouds at Walmart Labs, to developing software at VMware.
He’s also worked in both the telecom and energy sectors.  Stewart’s work is mainly about managing the teams, technologies, processes, and disciplines that facilitate computing at scale.  His interests are on the human side, and studying how to facilitate innovation in the software engineering process.   Stewart is currently working towards completing a PhD in Software Engineering at Open University in the UK, and holds a Master of Science in Software Engineering, and Bachelors in Computer Science.