Authors

Sonali Desai

Product Line Marketing Manager

Sonali Desai is a Product Line Marketing Manager for VMware Cloud on AWS at VMware, Inc. Sonali has been working in IT industry for more than 15 years with experience…

David Jasso

Director of Cloud Marketing

David Jasso is a Director of Cloud Marketing at VMware focused on Multi-Cloud operations. David joined VMware in 2011 and was a key member of the team that introduced VMware…

Mandy Storbakken

An early adopter of Cloud technologies, Mandy Storbakken has lived through the good, the bad, and the ugly of driving transformation through technology. As a Cloud Technologist at VMware, she…

William Lam

Senior Staff Solution Architect

William is Senior Staff Solution Architect in the VMware Cloud team within the Cloud Infrastructure Business Group (CIBG) at VMware. He primarily focus on Automation, Integration and Operation for the…

Tobias Lilley

Cloud Technologist

As a Technologist in the Cloud Management Business Unit at VMware, Tobias provides subject matter expertise in Multi-Cloud Operations and Automation. With a broad experience in Software Development, Cloud Architecture,…

Lefteris Marakas

Lefteris Marakas is a Product Marketing Manager in VMware’s Cloud Management Business Unit. During his time in VMware he has been driving messaging and positioning for VMware's cloud automation services.…

Lauren van der Vaart

Senior Content Marketing Specialist, Multi-Cloud Solutions

Lauren is a Senior Content Marketing Specialist as part of the Multi-Cloud Solutions team at VMware. She focuses on delivering valuable, relevant, and actionable content for customers on their cloud…

Emad Younis

Staff Cloud Solutions Architect

Emad Younis is a Sr. Staff Cloud Solutions Architect in the Cloud Infrastructure Business Group (CIBG) at VMware. He leads VMware’s Multi-Cloud Center of Excellence, focusing on solving customer problems…

Matt Elliott

Senior Cloud Solutions Architect

Matt Elliott is a Senior Cloud Solution Architect at VMware with IT experience in several sectors, including healthcare, manufacturing, big law and VAR/MSP. He is passionate about all things networking,…

Bill Roth

Director, Product Marketing

Bill Roth is Director of WW Cloud Economics at VMware. He is a 30 year veteran of the enterprise software industry. He has been a CMO for startups, an evangelist,…

Dan Flaherty

Daniel Flaherty is a senior member of the Multi-Cloud Solutions Team at VMware, responsible for creating content that demonstrates the value of VMware Cloud for enterprise IT professionals globally. Prior…

Sudesh Girdhari

Chief Solution Finder & Sr. Problem Mender

Technology is messy for many large companies and overly complicated. Often unclear tech investments result in poor outcomes for many enterprise decision makers. I love to dig into customer problems…

Christine Cignoli

Content Strategist, Multi-Cloud Marketing at VMware

Martin Hosken

Martin Hosken is the Worldwide Chief Technologist for VMware Cloud Services. Martin works at the intersection of IT Architecture, Solution Architecture and Software Development. His primary focus is on cutting…

Craig Stanley

Group Product Line Marketing Manager / Cloud Economics

Craig Stanley is a Group Product Line Marketing Manager in the Cloud Economics group. He specializes in economic cost analysis and the art of decision making. Craig has been in…

Narayan Bharadwaj

Enterprise Product Leader

Narayan leads the VMware Cloud product management team. Narayan led the VMware Cloud on AWS service from concept to rapid delivery across global regions. In addition, he leads VMware Cloud…

Alina Thylander

Product Line Marketing Manager

Alina Thylander is a Product Line Marketing Manager in VMware’s Cloud Management Business Unit. In this role, Alina drives messaging and positioning for vRealize Automation. She has held various sales…

Anthony Larijani

Sr. Product Marketing Manager

Anthony is passionate about helping organizations adopt new technologies to achieve strategic business outcomes. He is currently a Sr. Product Marketing Manager at VMware, responsible for Multi-Cloud Solutions. As a…

Audrey Bian

Audrey Bian is a Product Marketing Manager for VMware Cloud on AWS at VMware. She leads product marketing for VMware Cloud on AWS GovCloud(US), focused on messaging, product positioning and…

David Zhang

Staff Customer Success Architect

David Zhang is a Staff Customer Success Architect for VMware Cloud on AWS. He enjoys developing content and talking to customers to help their Cloud journey. His current focus is…

Hari Ramakrishnan

Senior Director of SaaS Transformation & Operations

Hari Ramakrishnan is the Senior Director of SaaS Transformation & Operations at VMware, where he has held a number of product, go-to-market, and operations roles. Before VMware, Hari was a…

Matt Morgan

VP, Cloud Services

Matthew Morgan is the vice president of global marketing for VMware Cloud Services, overseeing all marketing strategy, planning, and execution for VMware’s Cloud Services Business Unit (CSBU). As marketing chief…

Satya Shrestha

Staff Multi-Cloud Solutions Architect

Satya is an experienced IT professional with a demonstrated history of working in the Information Technology with years of experience in multiple industry verticals. He is a Staff Multi-Cloud Solutions…

Victoria Wright

Victoria Wright is an up-and-coming Product Marketer on the Multi-Cloud Solutions team with a passion for technology. When she’s not working on all things multi-cloud, you can find her exercising,…

Ajay Patel

Senior Vice President, Product Development, Cloud Services

Betty Junod

Betty Junod is the Senior Director of Multi-Cloud Solutions at VMware helping organizations along their journey to cloud. This is Betty’s second time at VMware, having previously led product marketing…

Cheryl Young

Product Line Marketing Manager

Cheryl Young is a Product Line Marketing Manager in the Cloud Infrastructure Business Group at VMware focused on VMware Cloud on AWS. She has been working in the enterprise software…

Dee Dee Atta

Group Product Marketing Manager, Hyperscalers

Dee-Dee is responsible for VMware product marketing and go-to-market initiatives across leading hyperscalers. Her past experiences include marketing executive roles with Hewlett-Packard Enterprises, Cisco Systems, and within the television industry.…

Glenn Sizemore

Glenn Sizemore is a Senior Technical Marketing Architect in the Cloud Platform business unit at VMware. Currently, he is responsible for all things Storage in the VMware Cloud on AWS…

Jason McKenzie

Jason McKenzie is a member of the Multi-Cloud Center Of Excellence in the Cloud Infrastructure Business Group (CIBG) at VMware. Working with the Hyperscalers, he partners with them to drive…

Mark Lohmeyer

VP Products, Cloud Platform

Mark Lohmeyer is the Senior Vice President & General Manager of the Cloud Platform Business Unit at VMware, with responsibility for engineering, cloud operations, product management, marketing, and business development,…

Michaela Lindsay

Michaela Lindsay is a Manager of Product Marketing and Strategy at VMware. She helps customers discover solutions compatible with VMware technology and works with partners to promote their solutions on…

Raquel Campuzano Godoy

Technical Marketing Manager

Raquel Campuzano is a Technical Marketing Manager at VMware. She is in charge of managing the creation of technical content that allows developers to deploy and use awesome software everywhere.…

Sandeep Sharma

Sandeep is a Sr. Product Manager for Networking and Security on VMware Cloud on AWS. In this role, he helps enterprise customers run mission critical applications using hybrid cloud connectivity…

Shagun Tewari

Shagun is a Senior Product Marketing & Strategy manager for cloud-native categories on VMware Marketplace, Bitnami App Catalog and Tanzu Application Catalog. Previously, she led marketing efforts for VMware’s hybrid…

Stefania Cugini

Director, Global Customer Loyalty

Stefania Cugini is Director, Global Customer Loyalty at VMware.

Vish Kalsi

Vish Kalsi is a Product Management lead for the Cloud Platform. He focuses on Cloud Platform and Security. Vish has driven several products at VMware, working through the facets of…

Angie Reynolds

Cloud Economist

Cloud Economist focused on Total Cost of Ownership for VMC on Dell and GCVE.

Jeremiah Megie

Principal Cloud Solutions Architect

Jeremiah is a Principal Cloud Solutions Architect within the Cloud Infrastructure Business Group (CIBG) for VMware. Jeremiah is responsible for creating technical content for internal, partner, and customer consumption. With…

Ken Smith

Senior Product Marketing Manager – VMware Cloud on Dell EMC / VMware Cloud on AWS Outposts

Ken is a 35+year veteran of Silicon Valley-based Cloud Services, Networking, and Data communications companies. His career has focused on Product/ Competitive/ Technical Marketing, Software Development, and IT Architecture roles.

Moin Nawaz Syed

Product Line Manager – Security & Compliance - VMware Cloud on AWS

Nicole Palko

Microsoft Licensing Lead

Nicole Palko has 15 years of software licensing knowledge , working with hosting partners around the world to optimize their software licensing agreements and maintain compliance.

Phoebe Kim

Senior Cloud Solutions Architect

As a Senior Cloud Solutions Architect in the Multi-Cloud Center of Excellence at VMware, Phoebe Kim helps customers achieve workload mobility across multiple clouds by providing multi-cloud reference architectures and…

Rajiv Thakkar

Group Manager, Product Marketing, VMware Cloud

Rajiv Thakkar leads product marketing for the Modern Applications on VMware Cloud. Previously, he lead product marketing to launch vSphere with Tanzu, VMware Cloud Foundation with Tanzu, VMware Cloud Foundation…

sbadem

Product Line Manager

Steve Dockar

Global Technical Alliance Manager

Steve is a Global Technical Alliance Manager at VMware. With a background as a Solutions Architect designing and building Service Provider Cloud platforms for some of VMware’s largest partners, Steve…

Abhinav Modi

Group Product Line Manager

Abhinav is a Product Manager with the Avi team at VMware. Abhinav's focus areas include load balancing and application delivery, especially for public cloud and hyper-scaler environments.

Adam Bohle

Adam Bohle is a Cloud Solution Architect based in the UK. He is part of VMware’s Global Multi-Cloud Architecture team focused on the breadth of VMware Solutions across AWS, Google,…

Anika Suri

Product Line Manager

Anika Suri is a Product Line Manager at VMware, where she is responsible for driving adoption of HCX with public Cloud providers like Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and Google…

Belu De Arbelaiz

Belu de Arbelaiz is the Product Line Marketing Manager for VMware’s Data Protection as a Service (DPaaS) portfolio, in charge of VMware Cloud Disaster Recovery, VMware Site Recovery, and Site…

Brandon DaCosta

Hyperscale Cloud Economist

Brandon DaCosta is a Hyperscale Cloud Economist at VMware focused on supporting TCO/ROI analysis of Oracle Cloud VMware Solutions (OCVS). He has 24 years of technology industry experience including roles…

Derrik Campau

Staff Site Reliability Engineer

Derrik is the lead SRE for the VDP team, managing over 100 Kubernetes clusters with more than 40k pods. Derrik was also a Release Lead Shadow on the 1.22 Kubernetes…

Emily O'Shaughnessy

Multi-Cloud Marketing Manager

Emily O’Shaughnessy is a Marketing Manager for Multi-Cloud Solutions at VMware, where she focuses on education, awareness, and helping customers navigate their multi-cloud journey. She joined VMware from Dell Technologies,…

Eric Cheung-Young-Sen

Partner Solution Architect

Igal Bakshan

Igal Bakshan is the Staff Engineer for the Cloud Services Engagement Platform team. His primary focus is solving engineering problems using the most cutting-edge technology. Perpetual learner, innovator, and tech…

James Forrester

VP Worldwide Technical Leader, Cloud Sales

James Forrester is VP Worldwide Technical Leader, Cloud Sales at VMware. He is responsible for leading VMware’s Cloud Sales technical community to help accelerate customers’ journeys to cloud, modern apps,…

Jay Thontakudi

Senior Product Marketing Manager

Jay is a Senior Product Marketing Manager for SASE within the VMware Service Provider and Edge business unit.

Kate Bignell

VMware Cloud Services

Marketing Executive for the Cloud Infrastructure Business Group at VMware

Larry Henderson

Larry is a Sr. Product Manager for VMware Cloud on AWS at VMware. During his 6-year tenure, he has also worked in Professional Services specializing in NSX and Cloud. Having…

Pete Wall

Senior Member Of Technical Staff

Peter Haagenson

Sr. Product Marketing Manger, Cloud Management Business Unit

Rebekah Dumouchelle

Rebekah Dumouchelle is the Sr. Product Marketing Manager for Faction. With more than 15 years in the tech industry, Rebekah’s focus is on answering how technology can help enterprises solve…

Richard Munro

Director, Cloud and Apps Strategy

Ruhi Sehgal

Sr. Associate – Product Marketing & Strategy

Ruhi Sehgal is part of the Product Marketing team for VMware Marketplace team at VMware. She holds a degree from Chapman University in Business-Marketing. She enjoys cooking, kickboxing, and reading…

Shansi Zhang

Product Manager, VMware

Shansi is a Product Manager on the Disaster Recovery as-a-Service team, focusing on commercial growth and compliance for VMware Cloud Disaster Recovery. She was an intern at VMware during the…

Sridhar Vennela

Cloud Technology Architect

Stacy Ozorio

Sovereign Cloud and Hyper-converged Infrastructure Product Marketing and Digital Marketing for Cloud Services Business at VMware

Sudhir Kasanavesi

Sudhir Kasanavesi is the Staff Engineer for the Cloud Services Engagement Platform team. Sudhir’s focus is on building common commerce features and services that power diverse VMware SaaS and hybrid…

Vittorio Viarengo

Vice President of Cloud Solutions Marketing at VMware

Yavor Papazov

Cloud Security Researcher, VMware

Yavor is a Cloud Security Researcher at VMware, as part of the CloudHealth Secure State team. Yavor has worked in the information security and cybersecurity space for the past several…