Imran joined MarkLogic to focus on bringing enterprise quality NoSQL solutions for managing large diverse data integrations and analytics to the healthcare IT marketplace. Imran co-founded Apixio with the vision of solving the clinical data overload problem and has been developing a HIPAA compliant clinical big data analytics platform. The big data platform makes extensive use of cloud computing based NOSQL technolgies such as Hadoop, Cassandra, and Solr. Previously, Imran co-founded Anka Systems and focused on the execution of EyeRoute's business development, product definition, engineering, and operations. EyeRoute was the world's first distributed big data ophthalmology image management system. Imran was also the IHE EyeCare Technical Committee Co-chair. Before Anka Systems, Imran was a founder and CTO of FastTide, the worlds first operational performance based meta-content delivery network. Imran has an undergraduate degree in electrical engineering from McGill University, a Masters degree in the same field from Cornell University and over 25 years of experience in the industry.