Jaishankar Moothedath Menon (born August 9, 1956) is Vice-President of Technical Strategy at IBM who contributed to RAID technology.
Menon received a degree in electrical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology in 1977, and he earned an M.S. and a Ph.D. in computer science at the Ohio State University.
In 1982, he joined IBM's research team in San Jose, California, where he developed RAID (Redundant Array of Independent Disks) technology. He has written 23 RAID papers and holds 27 RAID patents.IBM Fellow, 2001
Winner of the 2002 IEEE W. Wallace McDowell Award
2006 IEEE Reynold B. Johnson Information Storage Systems Award
IBM Master Inventor