Laurence Liew is the Product Manager for Platform Cluster Manager – the industry leading HPC cluster management framework – which is developed by Platform Computing Inc. Open Source Grid Development Centre (OSGDC) based in Singapore. He is also the manager for HPCCommunity.org - a global resource for the HPC developers, users and engineers. Laurence is a veteran of the open source and HPC/Grid community and has been promoting the use of Linux/HPC/Grid since 1998. He was involved in building the very first commercial Linux cluster for a local research institute in 1999 and has since implemented and consulted for many organizations in APJ, Europe and US, on HPC and Grid. Laurence graduated from National University of Singapore with First Class Honors in Engineering.