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Erol Akarsu, PhD

Entrepreneur • Advisor Richmond, Virginia Area, US

Senior Software Analyst, Ferguson Enterprises. Previously Cisco Systems. Syracuse CS PhD grad.Cloud Computing Interface. NFTA board member

Senior Software Analyst, Ferguson Enterprises. Previously Cisco Systems. Syracuse CS PhD grad.Cloud Computing Interface. NFTA board member

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Primary Skillsets

  • Data Science
  • Back End Engineering
  • Front End Engineering
  • Full Stack Engineering
  • UI/Design
I have an idea, but I'm open to other ideas
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Primary Cofounder Skillsets

  • • Data Science
  • • Back End Engineering
  • • Front End Engineering
  • • Full Stack Engineering
  • • UI/Design

Involved In

Advisor

NFTA

Positions

Senior Software Analyst Ferguson Enterprises October 2007 - present
Board member NFTA 2007 - 2009
Independent Consultant eTelic Inc July 2007 - August 2007
Software Engineer Cisco Systems December 1999 - July 2007

Education

Syracuse University IDE for Grid Computing 1994 - 1999
Istanbul Technical University Computer Engineering 1991 - 1993
Ege University Computer Engineering 1986 - 1991
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Interested In

Joining an Early Team
Cofounder With
  • • Business Development
  • • Enterprise Sales
  • • Marketing
Advisor With
  • • Business Development
  • • Business Execution
  • • Marketing Strategy
Markets of Interest
  • • Cloud Services
  • • Commerce
  • • Consumer Electronics
  • • Data & Analytics
  • • Education
  • • Enterprise Software
  • • Healthcare
  • • Mobile
  • • Recruiting
  • • Small Businesses

You Should Know About Me

Key Strengths

Ruby • Python • JavaScript • Node.js • Design • Linux • Software development • Java • Web Development • Big data • Algorithms • CSS3 • Distributed Systems • Hadoop • HTML5 • SOLR • Spark • Web services • Xquery • Software Architecture

Key Accomplishments

Pioneering cloud/grid user interface with PhD thesis
Developed a voip gateway software for unified communications
Designed an unique reverse group purchasing platform
Search Engine for Turkish Language with Hadoop and SOLR cloud
Developed custom MDM - Master Data Management solutions
Fun of using functional languages : Xquery, Scala, Clojure etc.
Extracting business rules from old legacy languages with language translators like TXL
ETL - Extract, transform, load- expert
Gateway software to secure intranet company web services with .NET framework
Best ranking framework for eCommerce with SOLR.


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Furkan Dundar
They're my friends  •  Director, Bilim ve Teknoloji Ltd.. Previously Grantholder, European Commission, Joint Research Centre.
Hardworking and awareness
Alim Küçükpehlivan
They're my school  •  Co-Founder, Basarsoft. Previously Sales Expert, Thomson Software Products.
Erol is a great engineer with a lot of field experience. He has a wide network of specialists also in case he needs to consult and or work t ... ogether to reach his goals.
Cetin Kaya Koc
We worked together  •  Research Professor, University of California and Founder, Cryptocode. University of California, Santa Barbara grad.
A person of high integrity.