Director Enterprise Solutions
Dell Product Group
Dr. Reza Rooholamini manages the Operating Systems, Cluster, database, and Custom Solutions teams for the Product Group at Dell Computer Corporation. He has been with Dell since 1994. While at Dell, his product-development responsibilities include Dell PowerEdge SMP servers, all cluster product offerings, and custom solutions such as Oracle, SAP and other enterprise applications. From 1991 to 1993 he was responsible for advanced client-server systems at Memorex Telex where he was responsible for development and introduction of a client-server product line. From 1985 to 1991, he was manager of advanced systems with the NCR Network Product Division. Prior to joining NCR, Rooholamini was Professor of Computer Systems at the University of Wisconsin. He has more than 17 years of experience in the computer and the communications industries. He has also served as a technology consultant to numerous companies and has served on several industry-standard committees, which included the OSI Network Management Forum. His current research interests are clustering, client-server and network architecture for multimedia, and Multi-tiered Intranet and Internet architectures. He has more than two-dozen publications in conferences and journals. Dr. Rooholamini obtained a BS in electrical engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and an MS in electrical engineering and an MS in computer science from the University of Wisconsin. He also holds a Ph.D. in computer science/engineering from the University of Minnesota.