Orran Krieger


Professor (ECE)

Professor (ECE)

  • Primary Appointment Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Education PhD, University of Toronto, 1994
  • Additional Affiliations The Rafik B. Hariri Institute for Computing and Computational Science & Engineering
    Cloud Computing Initiative at BU, Director
  • Honors and Awards 2016 Hariri Institute Faculty Fellow (BU)
    Cloud Summit Chair, IC2E 2014
    Founding Director, Cloud Computing Initiative Boston University, 2013
    Guest Editor, IEEE Internet Computing, April 2013
    Senior Fellow, Hariri Institute, 2011
    Program Chair, VEE, 2009
    Started vCloud and vCloud Director at VMware, 2007
    Guest Editor Operating System Review, April 2006, July 2009, Dec 2010
    Best Paper Award, OSDI 1996
  • Classes Taught EC 500 A1/CS 591 K1: Cloud Computing
  • Areas of Interest Systems
    Cloud Computing
    Operating Systems
    Big Data Platforms
    Distributed Systems


Affiliation: Primary & Affiliated Faculty (ECE)