Dejan Deklich is Chief Technology Officer at Merced Systems. He has more than 15 years of experience in strategic evaluation and implementation of new technologies, research and development of new products and technologies for web scale problems, and leading technical teams to reach critical milestones. Dejan joined Merced Systems from Attributor where he was responsible for engineering, operations and R&D. He was the driving force behind bringing Hadoop and BigData approach to data processing to Attributor and developing a super scalable system that can handle tens of billions of documents. The system is now used by the largest publishing companies worldwide.
Prior to joining Attributor, Dejan was at Yahoo Research scaling and extending the advertising platform, and at IBM where he held various roles at IBM research in the U.S. and China. Dejan holds various degrees in Physics and Computer Science from Universitaet Bremen and Santa Clara University.