Ed Horley of Groupware Technology Promoted to Cloud Practice Manager
January 15, 2014
Campbell, CA (January 14, 2014) – Groupware Technology, Inc., a leading information technology solution provider, today announced that Edward Horley has been promoted to practice manager of the company’s Cloud Practice including Private, Hybrid and Public Cloud solutions. Ed is responsible for strengthening the company’s presence in the Cloud Solutions space and positioning the company for long-term success in the burgeoning market.
President and CEO Mike Thompson stated, “We have chosen to align our Cloud Solutions under one strong leader, and Ed’s knowledge, commitment and management style will help the company fulfill the potential that the Cloud is presenting. Cloud is rapidly changing the landscape for integrators, VARs and manufacture alike. With Ed at the helm we are confident he will drive the right partnerships, solutions and team to make Groupware Technology the go to partner for Cloud solutions and services.”
A fifteen year industry veteran, Ed joined Groupware three years ago as a Principal Solutions Architect and was named Engineer of the Year last year. Ed has brought immense value to the Networking Practice and demonstrated his ability help customers achieve results, provide thought leadership and achieve stated goals. Ed has put Groupware on the map for IPv6 services and recently authored a book Practical IPv6 for Windows Administrators from Apress.
Ed is chartered with increasing the collaboration and synergy of Cloud Solutions at Groupware Technology to meet customers’ needs from cloud strategy, private cloud architecture through migration and implementation. Ed and his team are focused on strengthening the Groupware Cloud service offering and building relationships with key technology partners to help customers accelerate their path to the cloud. The cloud team will help customers validate their cloud strategy and provide justification for their investments by leveraging the company’s Private Cloud Proof of Concept Lab in Campbell, California.