Rahul leads the VMware-IBM Joint Innovation Lab, chartered to incept and incubate differentiated revenue-driving joint VMware IBM offerings. Rahul has 20+ years’ experience designing and implementing Enterprise System Software and Mission Critical Applications. Currently focused on Digital Transformation - building next-generation Cloud Native Apps and modernizing legacy Java Middleware apps. Deep expertise in PaaS solutions like Cloud Foundry & Kubernetes and CI/CD best practices & solutions. Formerly, one of the lead engineers of Oracle WebLogic Server, the market leading Java Application Server.