Hemant Puri is a Researcher in Symantec Research Labs’ Core Research group in Mountain View, CA He received his B.S. in Computer Science from MIT, India, in 1993. Mr. Puri is currently investigating mobile device security and cloud-based offline synchronization.
Prior to Symantec, he worked in the areas of storage, security, networking, and VOIP. He started his career at Frontier Technologies, building networking stacks and networking applications for Windows. He worked in startups Ukiah (acquired by Novell) and Neoscale Systems. Prior to joining Symantec, he worked at Cisco on high-end firewalls and load balancers for the Cat6K switch. He is a named inventor on two issued and several pending patents.