Adi Gangidi is a Senior Systems Design Engineer at Rackspace, focused on OpenPOWER and Open Compute initiatives. He helps build and scale the next generation, cost-effective openPOWER Barreleye / Zaius Servers, featuring IBM POWER 8/9 processors. He is excited about the efficiency these servers bring to the datacenter in a post Moore's law era. He does whatever it takes for these initiatives to get into production: from low level hardware debug to building high-level cost models for the program. In past, he has worked with variety of FPGAs, embedded hardware and image processing algorithms in various roles. He received his MSEE from University of Massachusetts and his BSEE from BITS Pilani. When not working, he loves spending time with his wife, critiquing movies and visiting national parks.