Jordan Zimmerman has had a distinguished career as a distributed systems and cloud developer. Formerly on the Platform team at Netflix, he is currently President/CEO of Aisa Software Consulting. He created Apache Curator, the popular Apache ZooKeeper client as well as other open source projects. He has been published in the Software Developer's Journal, the Cloudera Blog, an Addison-Wesley book and many other publications. He lives in Panama City, Panama with his wife and dog.