Phil Harris is a vice president in the Data Center Group (DCG), as well as general manager of the Datacenter Solutions Group at Intel Corporation. He develops the strategy, roadmap, and lifecycle for Intel's differentiated systems based solutions. He is further responsible for driving market and industry adoption of Rack Scale Design as the leading platform for Hyperscale applications, as well as service development and deployment. Prior to joining Intel, he served as a vice president and senior vice president for Riverbed Technologies, BMC Software, and Cisco Systems. He led groups within those companies in a variety of projects featuring cloud services, automation, and innovative service provider models. Harris holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the Willesden College of Technology in the UK.