Engineering Manager, Box
Tamar Bercovici is a Staff Software Engineer and Engineering Manager at Box where she leads the Distributed Data Systems Team in scaling Box’s database architecture. Prior to Box, Tamar was an early-stage employee at XMPie (now a Xerox company). Tamar holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology.
Over the past several years, NoSQL databases have become a fundamental component of modern web architecture. These stripped-down simplified data-stores built for web-scale from the ground up have proven to be extremely useful, and are successfully deployed at virtually all of today's leading web companies.