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Individual Speaker Profile

Date Joined: July 03, 2015
Country: China
Home Town: Beijing
Zip Code: 100045
Registered for Upcoming Summit: No
  • Ant Financial - From 2019-03-08 (Current)
  • Kata Containers - From 2017-12-05 (Current)
  • Hyper HQ - From 2015-01-01 To 2019-03-07
Statement of Interest

Kata Containers, CaaS, Container

Areas Of Expertise
  • Linux kernel
  • Hypervisor
  • Distributed Storage




Xu Wang is a senior staff engineer at Ant Financial and an initial member of Kata Containers Architecture Committee. He was the CTO and Cofounder of and created hypervisor-based open source container runtime runV (secure as VM, fast as container). runV merged with clear containers from Intel, and become Kata Containers project in Dec 2017.

Before cofounded, Xu worked in a public cloud in China since 2011 and was working for China Mobile cloud team from 2007 to 2011.

Xu had experiences on Linux Kernel, virtualization,  container, and distributed storage system. And he is also a technical writer and translator on Linux, virtualization, NoSQL etc.

Presentations from previous OpenStack Summits:
Virtual Open Infrastructure Summit
  • Open Infrastructure Keynotes: Day 1
Shanghai Denver Berlin Vancouver, BC Austin Tokyo

Willing to present via video conference: No
Fluent in
  • Chinese
  • English

Contact Xu