TechCrunch reported this week that Fritz Lanman, the Senior Director of Corporate Strategy and Acquisitions was leaving Microsoft. And later in the week, AllThingsD reported that Charles Songhurst, General Manager of Corporate Strategy would also be abandoning his position with the software giant. Both reportedly had direct contact with Steve Ballmer, CEO Microsoft.
Senior Director of Corporate Strategy and General Manager of Corporate Strategy positions may be open at Microsoft
The open source cloud computing project OpenStack has come a long way since NASA and Rackspace launched it in 2010. Backed by leading technology infrastructure providers including Cisco, Dell, EMC, HP, IBM, Intel, and VMware, OpenStack underpins significant workloads at an increasingly diverse set of organizations, including BWM, CERN, Comcast, eBay, and Wal-Mart. For CIOs engaged in broader programs to win, serve, and retain customers -- and refocus business technology (BT) spend -- a planned and pragmatic …
Essential Insights for Successful Cloud Migration and Management
Whether you're planning your cloud migration strategy or already in the cloud, making accurate cloud decisions requires a deep analytical approach. This paper discusses the main objectives to achieve, top questions to ask, and the analytics you need at each stage of your cloud journey. You'll learn:
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