Rob Whiteley is currently VP of Product Marketing at Riverbed Technology. He leads a team responsible for the awareness, demand generation, and enablement for Riverbed's branch converged infrastructure and cloud storage products. Rob previously spent 10 years at Forrester Research as industry analyst, research director, and operations effectiveness leader. Rob started by driving the research agenda for networking, data centers, security, and application delivery and eventually expanded to driving Forrester's overall research agenda. Rob has a B.S in Computer Engineering from Tufts University.