About Us

We Are Different

 We are a bunch of technology professionals with long years of experience in enterprise space. Having witnesses the disruptions in IT and communication technologies, we too wanted to create one. Today, databases are the most critical component in an enterprise IT infrastructure and this is where we innovated. We built Cognitive Application Network Solutions (CANS), a cloud application that seamlessly connects, integrates and manages large variety of databases across operating systems and networks. Today, we are proud to have built SentientDB, the only dbPaaS that manages hybrid cloud environments and delivers compelling value to customers.  

Providing intelligent database management and data mobility services across all cloud environments.

 CANS is perceived by customers to be the most innovative platform delivering a compelling value. Large and medium Enterprises, Cloud providers, data center operators and managed service providers(MSPs) are adapting CANS SentientLinc products for its unique proposition and seamless performance.  

Executive Team

Jimmy Jobe (President and CEO)

Dr. Giovanni Morana (Chief Technology Officer)

Ravi Rao (Chief Strategy Officer)

 An executive with over 30 years of experience specializing in technology management with extensive entrepreneurial leadership in managed solution services and building new products, applications and businesses. He has broad experience in software product and managed solution services; enabling business growth and scalability of software products and services through licensed service and managed service models. These product and services encompass delivery of commercial software products in a wide range of industries; using a variety of technologies and business requirements. These industries include infrastructure service providers, network management, telecommunications, retail, energy/utilities and specialized enterprise IT products and applications. Jimmy’s experience includes many C-Level organizational roles and board of director positions in developing new businesses and commercial enterprise products. 

Ravi Rao (Chief Strategy Officer)

Dr. Giovanni Morana (Chief Technology Officer)

Ravi Rao (Chief Strategy Officer)

 Ravi Rao has over 30 years of executive management experience in the High Tech industries covering the following markets: Information and Data Security (microchip technology –Smart Cards and multi-factor authentication), Redaction and Workflow Management, Bollywood Film and TV Animation, Healthcare, Aviation and Telecommunications. His expertise lies in business development and partnerships, operations, ROI growth strategies, profit maximization, capital funds raising, contract negotiations, start-up catalyst specialist, smart card, microchip technology and cybersecurity expert (NIW) and mergers /acquisitions / joint ventures. 

Dr. Giovanni Morana (Chief Technology Officer)

Dr. Giovanni Morana (Chief Technology Officer)

Dr. Giovanni Morana (Chief Technology Officer)

Dr. Morana has been leading R&D teams for many years and was involved with the new CANS architecture from the beginning. Dr. Morana has held several research and development positions with STMicroelectronics, Centro Competenza, Kawa Objects and the University of Catania.  Dr. Morana holds a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Catania, Italy and has published dozens of scientific papers for international journals and conferences and co-authored a segment for the Turing conference as well as serving as program chair of the International Workshop on Intelligent Computing at Large Scale and Co-Chair of the IEEE Track for Convergence of Distributed Cloud Grids and their Management. 

Dr. Daniele Zito (Chief Product Architect)

Dr. Pavan Kumar (EVP Business Development and Strategic Partnerships)

Dr. Giovanni Morana (Chief Technology Officer)

 Dr. Daniele Zito has a Ph.D. and a Master Degree in Computer and Telecommunication Engineering from University of Catania, Italy. In his 10+ years of experience in ICT industry, Daniele has collaborated with several companies, covering several positions such as Software Developer, Senior Software Architect and VP of Engineering. His expertise lies in the design and optimization of distributed systems. Daniele’s skills include; design of scalable and robust distributed applications; design of middleware for heterogeneous resources; management of distributed databases; management of cloud and multi-cloud environments. Daniele was did research at the University of Catania, where he taught Object-Oriented Programming, Operating Systems and Design of Distributed Systems. He has published more than 30 scientific papers, peer-reviewed for international Journals and Conferences. 

Dr. Pavan Kumar (EVP Business Development and Strategic Partnerships)

Dr. Pavan Kumar (EVP Business Development and Strategic Partnerships)

Dr. Pavan Kumar (EVP Business Development and Strategic Partnerships)

 Dr.Pavan Kumar spent over three decades in B2B space in technology, operations, sales and strategic partnerships. He exited two startups in the past and is an angel investor and startup mentor. His experience across India, Middle-East and USA markets, bring unique value to SentientDB. His domain expertise in telecommunications, aviation and ITES sectors is an added advantate for the company. 

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