The Top 25 Innovators Of 2013

VP, NetApp

Pawlowski stepped down from his role as NetApp CTO last year to lead development of the company's new FlashRay all-flash storage solution. As the lead of this "skunkworks" project, Pawlowski proved that sometimes it pays for a company to roll up its sleeves and build technology from scratch, rather than just acquiring it from someone else.

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