Mike D. Kail serves as Vice President of IT Operations (CIO) at Netflix. Mr. Kail has more than 20 years of IT Operations experience with a focus on highly scalable architectures. Prior to Netflix, he served as Vice President of IT operations at Attensity, where he was responsible for the Americas data center operations team, including managing various Big Data systems including their Hadoop cluster, HBase, and MongoDB components. He has been Advisor of Netskope, Inc. since October 2013. He serves as an Advisor of Maginatics, Inc. He serves as Customer Advisory Board Member of OneLogin, Inc. He holds a B.S. in Computer Science from Iowa State University.