VP Infrastructure, TD Securities

About Dino

HPC professional with expertise in building shared services environments for multiple application architecture models (Grid computing, private Cloud – PAAS, SOA, high speed messaging, Hadoop/data warehouse) and operational support models (capacity mgt, utilization reporting, automation tooling, on-demand/usage charge-back models). Heavy emphasis on large scale infrastructure design, performance tuning, managing technical specialists/engineers, evaluating ROI integration of acceleration technologies, financial product knowledge of equity/fixed income derivatives (pricing, hedge/risk modeling)

Speaker at various industry conferences including HPC on wall street, SIFA, and STAC

2010 HPC Wire winner of the best application of HPC in financial services — Citigroup grid

Specialties: parallel computing, building large scale grids, GPUs/CUDA, MPI, OpenMP, Processor architectures, Linux optimization, scale-out storage, workload schedulers, server scavenging, infrastructure performance tuning, sizing of Hadoop environment, data caching over grid, operational automation for large-scale clusters (provisioning, elasticity, utility billing, monitoring…)