Critical Facilities Summit Presenter Bio
Bruce ThorpeGlobal Energy & Critical Environments
Bruce is the Global Leader of Energy Systems & Critical Environments for Nvidia Corp, the world's largest visual computing company and the dominant processor supplier in the gaming, cloud, high performance and automotive computing fields. Educated at the Sydney Institute of Technology, Sydney Australia Bruce has lived and worked throughout Asia and Europe and currently lives in San Francisco California. In his current role, Bruce is responsible for global enterprise data centers, software and hardware R&D labs, failure analysis and reliability labs as well as one of the world's largest chip emulation facilities. A normal day in Bruce's world could include operational issues relating to Cray and IBM super computers, design reviews for data center upgrades, new lab designs in China or India and trying to get Outlook to sync on his laptop. Bruce is a vegetarian and has no respect for sacred cows, and he hopes to slay as many as possible during the 2015 Critical Facilities Summit.