As the chief technology officer, Christian Heiter drives HDS Federal’s strategic direction to provide mission-oriented solutions for federal agencies. Working with HDS corporate, his team develops a collective set of solutions to address critical challenges within the government ecosystem. Prior to HDS Federal, Heiter was a member of the technical staff at Hewlett Packard, where he led a team to create new technologies and conduct advanced research with agencies, including the Defense Advance Research Projects Agency. He also served as the technical director for the High Performance Technology Group. Heiter also held roles at Digital Equipment Corporation.