Ed Anuff is the chief product officer of DataStax. Ed Anuff has over 30 years of experience as a product and technology leader at companies such as Google, Apigee, Six Apart, Vignette, Epicentric, and Wired. He led products and strategy for Apigee through the Apigee IPO and acquisition by Google. He was the founder of enterprise portal leader Epicentric, which was acquired by Vignette. In the 90s, at Wired, he launched one of the first Internet search engines, HotBot, and he authored one of the first textbooks on the Java programming language. Ed is a graduate of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI).