Press release

Red Hat sceglie un nuovo Vice President of Operations

A Nicholas Van Wyk, ex EMC, il compito di ottimizzare la gestione delle sottoscrizioni e massimizzare il supporto al canale

Red Hat (NASDAQ:RHAT), leader mondiale nella fornitura di soluzioni open source per l'enterprise, ha scelto Nicholas Van Wyk come Vice President of Operations. In questo nuovo ruolo, Van Wyk avra' il compito di ottimizzare il modello di sottoscrizione di Red Hat e di creare processi di business tesi a supportare al meglio il canale.

Nicholas Van Wyk arriva in Red Hat da EMC, dove aveva guidato l'integrazione delle attivita' di canale di Legato all'interno della strategia software di EMC, in qualita' di Vice President of Worldwide Channel Operations della Combined Software Division. Prima dell'acquisizione di Legato da parte di EMC, Van Wyk era Vice President of Worldwide Sales Operations di Legato.

Nicholas Van Wyk riportera' direttamente a Joanne Rohde, Executive Vice President of Global Operations di Red Hat.

Il modello distributivo basato su sottoscrizione di Red Hat unitamente alla metodologia di sviluppo puramente Open Source si sono dimostrati, negli ultimi anni, la miglior combinazione per garantire il successo in innovazione tecnologica dei nostri clienti. Siamo estremamente determinati nel voler migliorare per rispondere ancor piu' efficacemente alle esigenze dei nostri clienti e dei nostri partner" ha dichiarato Rohde "la creazione di questo nuovo ruolo e l'ingaggio di Nicholas ne sono una testimonianza concreta. La sua esperienza nel collaborare con clienti e partner di livello enterprise e' perfetta per questo compito".

La mission di Red Hat e' creare valore per i propri clienti e sono convinto che Red Hat sia una delle poche societa' in grado di rispettare questo tipo di proposito", ha commentato Van Wyk. "Lavorando a stretto contatto con i nostri partner di canale ed i nostri clienti, sono convinto di poter contribuire ad elevare ulteriormente questo valore aggiunto".
Nicholas Van Wyk avrà sede presso il quartier generale di Red Hat a Raleigh, North Carolina.

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