Anthony F. Voellm currently manages the Google cloud security, performance and test team. He has a wide range of experience ranging from kernel and Database engines to image processing and graphics. Anthony is an avid inventor who holds seven technology patents. In his current role, he is focused on delivering performance, reliability and security to existing products like Google Compute Engine, Google App Engine, Google Cloud SQL and Google Cloud BigQuery while also innovating new offerings. Prior to joining Google in 2011, Anthony held multiple roles at Microsoft leading the Microsoft Windows reliability, security and privacy test team working on Windows8; Microsoft Hyper-V Performance Team; and SQL Server Performance team. He has also been a developer and tester on the Windows Filesystem, SQL Server Engine and SGI IRIX networking teams. Anthony has taught performance testing to more than 2,000 people worldwide and given dozens of informative talks on software fundamentals and the cloud. He keeps a personal technology blog on software fundamentals at perfguy.blogspot.com. Anthony holds a master of science degree from George Washington University, and bachelor's degrees in physics, computer science and mathematics from the University of Vermont.