IDCA welcomes former Microsoft Head of Cloud Infrastructure Strategy to Technical Standards Committee
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Washington D.C., October 12, 2017: International Data Center Authority (IDCA) today announces that Anil Reddy formerly, Microsoft's Head of Cloud Infrastructure Strategy and Global Data Center Capacity Acquisition & Management and current CEO and Founder at LaSai Technologies, has joined IDCA’s Technical Standards Committee.
Anil Reddy, is the former Microsoft's Head of Cloud Infrastructure Strategy and Global Data Center Capacity Acquisition & Management where he was responsible for delivering over 200 Microsoft web portals, Live and Online Services around the world including infrastructure, security and compliance, operations, globalization, and manageability. He was also the Chief Strategy Officer for Microsoft India. He is currently the acting CEO and Founder at LaSai Technologies where he runs his successful consulting practice.
Anil is proven executive with 28 years of creating successful businesses, products, regions and winning teams. Born in the Cloud-Incubation to maturity. Strong hands on experience in building products, solutions, GTM strategies and execution. Focus on data driven decision making, with a strong penchant for execution. Anil Reddy has successfully managed data center project delivery strategy and long-term road maps for multiple assignments, driving capacity across the Globe and building Subject Matter expertise across the company and industry.
About IDCA Technical Standards Committee - Technical Standards Committee represents IDCA’s interest in matters pertaining to standards. The committee is composed of elite members from diverse yet premier data center, cloud and application centric organizations who bring decades of experience to the issues and challenges of the data center industry. Its primary mission is to develop a holistic standards and key performance indicator framework that incorporates well established third party industry standards and KPIs, as well as developing new standards and KPI models where gaps exist in the industry’s standards library to help empower and structure information technology, data centers and cloud. It also conducts research on the future needs and requirements, and its members serve as standards advocates and resources for their organizations and industry segments. More on the IDCA Technical Standards Committee: https://www.idc-a.org/about-idca
About IDCA - Headquartered in Washington D.C., the IDCA was established to streamline, structure, educate and give direction to the information technology, data center and cloud industry. IDCA’s core mission is to aid in standardizing the feasibility, approach, selection, design, implementation, documentation and operation of data centers via modern-day processes and methodologies. Formed by industry veterans who realized the problems facing the industry and decided to do something about it, IDCA has perceptively identified the gaps and shortcomings of the data center industry. Hence, while it brings together the best-of-breed practices and principles currently existing in the industry, it caters to the data center stakeholder by providing a visionary outlook -- both on a broad scale and on an in-depth level -- of the purpose, discipline, and organization of data centers. In terms of education, IDCA is paving the way for professionals in power, cooling, network, system, storage, software, application, physical security, IT security, civil, architecture, telecommunication, structured cabling, safety, business continuity, operations, management, engineering, finance, legal, sales, marketing, HR, virtualization and cloud to all gather under one roof, with one mission, and for one industry. Thus far, thousands of professionals from both the government sector, such Department of Social Security, NASA, the U.S. House of Representatives, Department of Education, U.S. Courts, Department of State, as well as major conglomerates such as Apple, Google, Microsoft, LinkedIn, MLB, Experian, Ericsson, eBay, AOL, Salesforce, Digital Realty, Visa, MasterCard, The World Bank, Verizon, AIG, T-Mobile, Expedia, Time Warner and others have been educated, trained and certified by IDCA. More on IDCA: idc-a.org