CTO and Co-Founder, Backtrace
Samy is the CTO and Co-Founder of Backtrace. Prior to this, Samy was a principal engineer at AppNexus, playing a key role in the development of a leading realtime online advertising platform. Prior to his work at AppNexus, he was working on core projects at Message Systems and the George Washington University High Performance Computing Laboratory. Samy is the maintainer of Concurrency Kit, a library that provides a plethora of specialized concurrency primitives, lockless data structures, and other technologies to aid the research, design, and implementation of high-performance concurrent systems. Samy serves on the ACM Practitioners Board.