Alex Polvi

CEO

CoreOS

Alex Polvi is co-founder and CEO of CoreOS, Inc., the creator of self-driving infrastructure. At CoreOS, he has led the creation of modern server infrastructure which includes CoreOS Tectonic, CoreOS Quay and many open source projects such as Container Linux, rkt and etcd that help to run the world’s containers. Alex serves on the board as a founding member of the Cloud Native Computing Foundation, and is one of the founding members of the Open Container Initiative. Alex is a sysadmin at heart, contributing significantly to many open source projects, including Mozilla and Apache. To further the security of the Internet, he also sits on the board of the Internet Security Research Group and the city of San Francisco’s Committee of Information Technology.