Austin,Texas (PRWEB) April 12, 2013
VDIworks, a leading provider of software for virtualization and cloud computing, announced promotions for two key members of its management staff.
Muhammad Umair has been appointed Vice President of Engineering with immediate effect. Umair has been a part of the VDIworks team since inception and held a Director title previously. He has over a decade of experience in software development, cross-geography team management and quality assurance.
“Umair has played a key role for VDIworks and has been responsible for some of our most significant international customer deployments. Most recently, his excellent work with customers in South America has paid dividends for the company. In recognition of his services, I am extremely pleased to announce his promotion to Vice President.” said Amir Husain, President and CEO of VDIworks.
Abubakr Sheikh has been promoted to Director of Software Development. He previously held the title of Lead Architect. He began his career with VDIworks at the company’s Lahore offshore center. Due to his significant contributions to product development the company relocated him to corporate HQ in Austin, Texas. He is responsible for product architecture and has also provided technical guidance in partner engagements.
Amir Husain, President and CEO of VDIworks, remarked “Abubakr’s belief in the company and his commitment to the success of our customer deployments has impressed me tremendously. He played a key role in helping VDIworks develop successful partnerships in the Asia-Pacific region and has worked directly with some of our largest OEMs. He has definitely earned this promotion due to his hard work and dedication. I know he will continue to do well for the company and our customers.”
VDIworks makes easy-to-use software that enables IT managers to centrally create, deploy and manage virtual desktop infrastructure. The company's technology is based on a large number of patents and is built on six generations of proven success with enterprise environments. VDIworks offers ultimate flexibility and preserves customer choice by giving customers the ability to deploy the right solution for the right user type, utilize any back-end hardware, end-point user access device or virtualization technology for desktop virtualization. The VDIworks Virtual Desktop Platform streamlines and simplifies virtual desktop deployments, enabling IT organizations to gain improved management and control, ensuring data and asset security, delivering a superior end-user experience, and ensuring the business continuity and cost reductions promised by desktop virtualization to companies around the world. For more information on VDIworks, visit http://www.vdiworks.com. Follow us on twitter http://twitter.com/vdiworks