The Verisign Labs team brings a tremendous breadth of expertise and talent.
Doctor of Natural Sciences (Ph.D.), "co-tutelle de thèse" of Hasso Plattner Institute at the University of Potsdam, Germany and University of Luxembourg
Masters in Economics and Computer Science, (Diplom-Wirtschaftsinformatiker), University of Trier, Germany
Michael is the Data Architect of Verisign's large-scale computing infrastructure based on the Apache Hadoop technology stack. He has a bi-national Ph.D. summa cum laude in computer science from the Hasso Plattner Institute, Germany, and the University of Luxembourg. His research focused on how user-generated Web content can be understood and leveraged for information retrieval. Michael has published and been a speaker at international scientific conferences such as ACM SIGIR and Web Science, and he is a known tech blogger in the Hadoop world. He has a passion for connecting the worlds of research and business, preferably with open-source software, and spends his limited spare time on rock climbing in the Swiss Alps and on photography.
Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
Director, Verisign Labs
Senior Research Scientist
Director, Data Architecture
Principal Data Architect
Vice President, Technology
Vice President & Chief Security Officer
Labs Systems Manager
Senior Research Engineer
Director, Program Management
Principal Research Scientist