Doron Rotem is a former senior staff scientist and a member of the Scientific Data Management group. He retired in 2013, and is now an affiliate of the Scientific Data Management Group. His research interests include Energy Efficient Storage Systems, Scientific Data Management and Parallel and Distributed Computing and Algorithms. He has published over 80 papers in these areas. Prior to that, Dr. Rotem co-founded and served as a CTO of a start-up company, called CommerceRoute, that made software products in the area of workflow and data integration. In CommerceRoute he led a development team that built software to integrate heterogeneous databases and ERP systems such as SAP and PeopleSoft. Prior to that, Dr. Rotem was a tenured Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science, University of Waterloo, Canada.