Raj is a product manager at InterSystems focused on developer experience. He pioneered Web mapping-as-a-service in the late 1990s with Syncline, a startup he co-founded. After that he finished his PhD in Urban Planning at MIT. He then worked for a decade on spatial data interoperability challenges with the Open Geospatial Consortium. Prior to joining InterSystems, Raj worked in developer relations for database and data science cloud offerings at IBM.