Pekka Enberg

Pekka Enberg

Founder and CTO at Turso and a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Helsinki.

Biography

Pekka Enberg is currently Founder and CTO at Turso and a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Helsinki. Pekka has worked on distributed systems, databases and operating system over the past two decades. His current research interests are in serverless computing and low-latency networked systems.

Previously, Pekka has worked on the Linux kernel as a dynamic memory allocator maintainer and an individual contributor to Intel/AMD x86 and RISC-V architecture support, virtualization, filesystems, and more. Pekka attended the annual invite-only Linux kernel developer summit in 2009 and 2011. He also worked on the OSv unikernel, an operating system designed to run efficiently on the cloud, with results published at the USENIX ATC conference in 2014. After the OSv unikernel, Pekka worked at ScyllaDB developing an Apache Cassandra-compatible low-latency, high-throughput distributed database.

Talks and Podcasts

Blog

Publications

Conference: Workshop: Theses: Magazine: