JC Martin is a Distinguished Architect in the eBay Marketplaces Platform and Infrastructure group where he is responsible for the cloud technical strategy and architecture. As cloud architect, JC has been driving the transformation of the eBay's infrastructure to an internal cloud based platform, providing significant improvement in business agility and developer efficiency. He has recently been focusing on introducing network virtualization and Openstack at eBay. He is a member of the newly formed Openstack User Committee.
Prior to eBay, JC was chief architect at BMC Software, were he led the Server Automation strategy and architecture. Previously, JC was Technology Director in the N1 division at Sun Microsystems, focusing, since 2001, on what was then called utility computing, and ultimately became Cloud Computing.