Bob Buffone is the Co-founder and CTO of Yottaa. Before Yottaa, Bob was Chief Architect at Nexaweb. Through his work at Nexaweb, Bob became an industry leader in web performance and has been invited to many industry conferences such as JavaOne, the Server-Side Symposium, EclipseCon, ApacheCon, AjaxWorld and the Ajax Experience to speak on web performance. Before he joined Nexaweb in 2003, Bob was with Trakus, a technology company focused on tracking sports athletes in real time. At Trakus Bob designed a real-time distributed control system and many of its front-end applications. Before Trakus, Bob was at Cabletron designing network communications related software (FTP, TCP/IP, SMNP etc.).