Viraj Paropkari is Senior Manager, Global Data Center Marketing at Xilinx. He is HPC marketing lead and responsible for driving HPC business at Xilinx. He has nearly 10+ years of experience in technology and management at semiconductor companies such as Broadcom, AMD and also worked at premier HPC national labs such as Oak Ridge, Berkeley etc. He was previously Product Manager at Broadcom, responsible for Broadcom’s ARM64 processors for HPC applications. Prior to Broadcom, he was Software Product Manager at AMD responsible for software ecosystem for FirePro Server GPUs for High Performance Computing. Viraj earned a MS in Computer Science from Georgia institute of technology and BE in Computer Engineering from Maharashtra Institute of Technology, India.