Avi Kivity is known mostly for starting the Kernel-based Virtual Machine (KVM) project, the hypervisor underlying many production clouds. He has worked for Qumranet and Red Hat as KVM maintainer until December 2012. Avi was also CTO of Cloudius Systems, a company that seeks to bring the same kind of innovation to the public cloud space.
Dor was one of the first employees at Qumranet, the company that yielded the KVM | hypervisor and the 'spice' virtual gpu technology. Dor had been involved in these projects | as an employee and as development manager. Dor managed the global platform virtualization | at Red Hat post the acquisition of Qumranet. Dor's CS high availability and fault tolerance skills | keeps him intact on our off piste snow board vacation with Avi.