Max Liu is the co-founder of PingCAP. He has 10+ years of experience in system infrastructure and software technologies. He is also the co-author of the following open source projects: TiDB, TiKV, and Codis(an open source Redis cluster solution). Prior to PingCAP, he worked at Wandou Labs in the Distributed System Team. Prior to Wandou Labs, he was in the infrastructure team of JD.com, the largest B2C online retailers in China by transaction volume and revenue.