Suchakrapani Sharma

Suchakra is currently a Scientist at ShiftLeft Inc. He completed his PhD in Computer Engineering from École Polytechnique de Montréal where he worked on eBPF and hardware-assisted tracing techniques for advanced systems performance analysis. He has been involved in research on performance analysis domain for last 4 years and has delivered talks on systems analysis at Tracing Summit 2015 (LinuxCon, Seattle), TracingSummit 2016 (Embedded LinuxCon, Berlin) and FUDCon 2015 (Pune) where he has demonstrated advanced kernel and userspace tracing tools in a very "friendly manner". He has developed one of the first hardware-trace based VM analysis techniques, and wants to see to it that systems analysis tools are ready for the future. He is also a member of Linux Foundation's IOVisor Project and a contributor to the BPF Compiler Collection. In the past, he has been involved in biomedical and automotive electronics as an embedded Linux engineer. More information about him can be found at :