Dong Xie worked as a programmer/research assistant at Oxford University for 12 years. During the time he has worked on various projects covering microarray/gene expression databases, genotyping databases, phenotype informatics, and high speed sequencing. He designed a Cloud based batching solution on Microsoft Azure for processing large datasets long before Azure Batch. He then moved to the industry and worked on migrating legacy finance systems onto Cloud. Later working as consultant he designed a Container-as-a-Service product for one of the European Cloud providers.
He now runs a small software company based in Oxford named CodeRobin. The star product is Code Reader+, the One and Only - Git integrated Source Code Reader in Microsoft Store.