San Carlos, California (PRWEB) August 16, 2013
Burstorm, named by Channel Partners magazine as one of three "Born in the Cloud Partners" announced today that Zeeshan Kazmi has joined Burstorm’s leadership team as Executive Vice President of Strategic Business Development.
Prior to joining Burstorm, Mr. Kazmi was VP IT at Moody’s, a global leader in the capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis. He developed Moody’s managed datacenter architecture strategy and led the migration of enterprise monitoring to a world-class service design model -- increasing agility, resiliency, and allowing the flexibility of global scale for rapid growth.
“We are extremely excited and fortunate to have Zeeshan join the team. Zeeshan is one of a growing number of IT executives who understand the significance of the movement to cloud computing. He not only will be able to help our clients, but also will be key to building relationships with our growing list of suppliers ” said Burstorm's CEO Brandon Abbey. “
Before Moody’s, Zeeshan developed and managed global IT technology and services projects at Ciba Specialty Chemicals, Pfizer, Sciex, Danaher, and Moody’s. As a visionary technology leader, he led various M&A technology transition projects, architected multiple global data centers, implemented converged networks, performed disaster recovery and information security governance implementations, and built global service operations teams.
“I am thrilled to be part of Burstorm, a company which uniquely stands out in it’s ability to help customers move to the cloud.” said Zeeshan. “While others might try to use people to understand where they are today, benchmark against the market and make strategic decisions Burstorm has harnessed the power of the cloud and an ever expanding amount of data to use computers not humans to get to the right answer. I think of it as a Watson for IT.”
About Burstorm: Burstorm develops and sells a big data application that enables clients to continuously benchmark their compute, storage, datacenter and networks against the market and model hundreds of scenarios of thousands of potential solutions (on demand) to achieve a specific objective. As the number of cloud computing products grow and features change and business models expand, the Burstorm application constantly helps you make the right decisions about your most important asset.