Erik Weaver, Entertainment Technology Center, USC

Erik_Weaver_smErik Weaver
Production in the Cloud, Project Lead
ETC – Entertainment Technology Center, USC

Mr. Weaver’s background started in Beowulf based clusters in 2001, which transitioned into Grid computing and on to the origins of cloud.  As CEO of digitalribbon he helped pioneer early rendering in the cloud for animation and special effects.   Other projects included, leading the largest online gaming simulation for the “Rock Band” video game and working with CERN to developed HPC clouds used in Biomedical research.