Hewlett Packard Enterprise promotes HP veteran Antonio Neri to president

Hewlett Packard Enterprise has promoted Antonio Neri, a HP veteran of 22 years to president. In addition to leading the company’s primary lines of business, in this new role Mr. Neri...

FTC Appoints Ashkan Soltani Chief Technologist

The Federal Trade Commission has appointed Ashkan Soltani as the agency’s Chief Technologist, succeeding Dr. Latanya Sweeney, who is returning to Harvard University, where she founded and directs Harvard’s Data Privacy...

Accenture Appoints Arun Sarin To Board

Accenture has appointed Arun Sarin to the company’s board of directors. Mr. Sarin, 61, was chief executive officer of Vodafone from 2003 until his retirement in 2008, and also served as a...

Thought Leaders: Catching Up With Eric Migicovsky, CEO, Pebble

We catch up with Eric Migicovsky, the founder and CEO of Pebble, at an IEEE event. Here is a quick introduction, for those of us who may need it. Pebble is a...

Accenture names Gene Reznik chief strategy officer

Accenture  has named Gene Reznik chief strategy officer, succeeding Omar Abbosh, who the company previously announced has been appointed group chief executive – Communications, Media & Technology.

Comcast Promotes Myrna Solo To GCISO

Myrna Soto has been promoted to senior vice president, global chief information security Officer (GCISO) at Comcast. In this new role, Ms. Soto is responsible for the alignment and development of...

Node.js Foundation Elects New Board Members

The Node.js Foundation have elected a new board of directors. In addition to the board, Bill Fine, vice president of product and marketing at Joyent, was elected as the marketing chairperson. The Linux Foundation also...

CSS appoints Manish Tandon CEO

Technology services company CSS has appointed Manish Tandon as its new chief executive. Mr. Tandon will take over from TG Ramesh, the current CEO, who now transitions to a strategic advisor role...

Xavier Williams to head AT&T public sector business

AT&T has named Xavier Williams as head of the company's public sector organization. Mr. Williams will serve as president of AT&T's Public Sector and Wholesale Solutions division, supporting the company's government...

HP Buys Eucalyptus, Hires Former MySQL CEO

HP has inked a definitive agreement to acquire Eucalyptus, a provider of open source software for building private and hybrid enterprise clouds. On closing of the transaction, Eucalyptus CEO Marten Mickos will join HP...

Apple CEO Tim Cook Says He Is Proud To Be Gay

Apple CEO Tim Cook said he is proud to be gay, and considers being gay among the greatest gifts God has given him. Mr. Cook had neither confirmed nor denied his...

Microsoft appoints PepsiCo CFO Hugh Johnston to board

Microsoft has appointed Hugh Johnston, vice chairman and chief financial officer of PepsiCo, to its board of directors and to the board’s audit committee. Mr. Johnston, 56, has served as the chief...

FIRST Appoints Former Cognizant CIO Digital Entertainment Head

FIRST, the non-profit robotics organization started by Segway founder Dean Kamen, has appointed Mark Greenlaw as vice president of Digital Engagement. Prior to joining FIRST, Mr. Greenlaw was a vice president at Cognizant, and...

HP EVP John Hinshaw Joins DocuSign Board

John Hinshaw, EVP of Technology & Operations at HP, is joining DocuSign's board of directors as an independent director. Mr. Hinshaw brings more than 20 years of business and technology leadership to DocuSign's Board, including roles at HP, Boeing, Verizon and Accenture.

Electronic Arts CEO Andrew Wilson elected to Intel board

Electronic Arts CEO Andrew Wilson has been elected to Intel’s board of directors. Mr. Wilson’s election brings Intel’s board membership to 12. “Andrew understands first-hand how technology and data create opportunity with...