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SUSE Names New Global CTO

SUSE Names New Global CTO

Prior to joining SUSE, Brent Schroeder was executive director and senior distinguished engineer of the Office of the CTO at Quest Software Open source software specialist SUSE has announced Brent Schroeder has been named global chief technology officer to lead SUSE’s Office of the CTO. He replaces former CTO Thomas Di Giacomo, who is now

HGS strengthens Global Executive Leadership Team

Hinduja Global Solutions (HGS) has announced senior leadership appointments, aligned to support the company’s vision and growth agenda. Natarajan Radhakrishnan has been appointed as President and Chief Innovation Officer (CIO), HGS, a newly-created position responsible for managing Enterprise IT and Automation, fostering innovation across the organization and developing new industry-oriented solutions. Natarajan has over 29

David Goulden To Step Down At Year End

David Goulden, president of Dell EMC’s Infrastructure Solutions Group, has announced his intent to step down at the end of the fiscal year. Jeff Clarke now becomes Dell Inc.’s vice chairman, Products and Operations. Mr. Clarke will lead the company’s two product organizations: Client Solutions Group and Infrastructure Solutions Group. The new structure will enable

Cognizant Names Betsy Atkins and John Dineen to Board of Directors

Cognizant  announced that Betsy S. Atkins and John M. Dineen have been elected to its Board as new independent directors. Ms. Atkins, 63, has been the CEO of venture capital firm Baja LLC, a company she founded, and was previously Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Clear Standards, Inc., a provider of energy management and

Genpact and OutsideIQ Alliance Helps Financial Institutions

Genpact and OutsideIQ are teaming together to help banks and financial services companies transform mission critical due diligence operations to gain competitive advantage and increase agility to respond to market issues through faster, more effective risk management. The relationship combines Genpact’s deep domain knowledge in risk management, process expertise in know your customer (KYC) and anti-money laundering

Microsoft Kevin Scott as CTO

Microsoft Corp said that it has appointed Kevin Scott as chief technology officer. Scott has joined Microsoft’s senior leadership team. He will be reporting directly to Microsoft chief executive officer Satya Nadella.Scott, 44, was formerly senior vice president of engineering for the professional social-networking firm, which Microsoft scooped up in a $26.2 billion deal sealed last

Yahoo Reveals More Details About Massive Hack

Yahoo provided more details about an epic hack of its services, including that the culprits may have planted software “cookies” for ongoing access to users’ accounts. In revelations that could jeopardize the company’s pending $4.8 billion acquisition by US telecom giant Verizon, the internet pioneer said it was trying to pin down when it first

IBM Named A Leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant

IBM has been recognized as a Leader for Distributed File Systems and Object Storage in Gartner’s 2016 Magic Quadrant for Distributed File Systems and Object Storage. According to Gartner, “Vendors in the Leaders quadrant have the highest scores for their Ability to Execute and Completeness of Vision. A vendor in the Leaders quadrant has the market

PayUmoney Appoints Pradeep Shekhawat as Head of SMB Business

PayU India appoints Pradeep Shekhawat to Head the SMB Business division of its operation. The decision follows suit with the growing aspirations of the brand to expand its line of business and deliver valuable products and services to small business, hence pivoting the current surge in FinTech services. Pradeep Shekhawat, an alumnus of IIT-Bombay and