Primary Role
Founder & CTO @ Violin Memory
Harvard University

Person Details


Jon Bennett is a Violin co-founder and CTO of hardware and Technology, as well as the inventor of the Violin Switched Memory (VXM) technology.

Jon has a Bachelor of Computer Science degree (with Research Honors) from Carnegie Mellon and a Masters Degree from Harvard University. In his 20 year career he has held Senior Architect positions at Fore Systems, BBN Technologies, Xylan, and Motorola.

Jon was Chief Engineer at RiverDelta Networks (1999-2001), a company that developed an industry-leading cable head-end platform (CMTS) and was acquired by Motorola.

Jon holds over 25 issued US patents and many more are in process as a result of his work at Violin.

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