Xinhui Li is a senior developer of staff board at VMware. Her work focuses on design and optimization of distributed systems, mostly in the HPC and big data fields. She works on enabling adoption of new virtualization technologies by big data and contributes to vSphere Big Data Extensions product. She regularly writes technical documents, blog articles, and papers for international academy journal and conferences. Before VMware, Xinhui Li had been a research staff in distributed computing department of IBM China since graduation, working on Cloud Platform design and optimization.