Dr. Anita Jindal
Senior Director of Engineering @ VMwareDr. Anita Jindal is a Sr. Director at VMware, leading engineering for VMware Skyline product
that provides proactive insights to drive intelligent customer actions. Prior to VMware, as
Engineering leader at NetApp, she led strategy and execution of Active IQ product. Anita’s team
developed data science, microservices, and API platforms using Big Data (Hadoop) and cloud
technologies. Anita held various engineering leadership positions at Oracle and Sun. She
worked as Resident Research Associate at Argonne National Lab, researching application of
parallel computing to deduction systems, an area of AI. Anita has multiple software patents
and publications. She holds a PhD in computer science from the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Anita has been awarded IDG 2020 One’s to Watch, which honors rising technology leaders who
have what it takes to become strategic, C-level business technology executives of tomorrow.
She received the Bay Area Timmy Award 2019 for Best Technical Manager.
Anita is a regular speaker and moderator to support STEM and Women in Technology (WIT)
goals globally. She serves as a Board Member for STEMentors Silicon Valley (a California nonprofit)
that promotes STEM for underrepresented children in Bay Area.
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