Lakeside Software, Inc. Hires Dan Salinas, IBM Practice Executive as Vice President of Business Development
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan ― December 27, 2010 ― Lakeside Software, a leader in design, planning, and management tools for desktop virtualization today announced Dan Salinas as its new VP, Business Development effective immediately.
Salinas joins Lakeside from IBM, where he was most recently a National Practice Executive focused on delivering solutions to private and public desktop clouds for large and medium size enterprises.
“Dan brings a wealth of experience to Lakeside in the development of large enterprise business, as well as specific expertise in the cloud and virtualization market space”, said Lakeside CEO Michael Schumacher. “Dan will lead strategy, planning and execution in our strategic business development in desktop solutions as well as helping to strengthen marketing support with our solution partners.”
Salinas spent 17 years with IBM in various technical, sales, and management positions. He holds a undergraduate BSEE from the University of Michigan in computer science and electrical engineering and an MBA from the Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan.
“In my previous role at IBM, I worked closely with Lakeside for several years and experienced first-hand the capabilities of SysTrack for both physical and virtual desktop environments. There really is nothing like it” stated Salinas. “The opportunity to drive this cutting edge technology as VP of Business Development was too compelling not to take. I am excited about the opportunity to execute on the aggressive growth strategies.”
About Lakeside Software
Lakeside Software is the leading provider of business intelligence solutions for IT professionals. The SysTrack data platform includes solutions for User Experience Scoring, End-to-End Monitoring, Problem Diagnostics, VDI Assessment & Planning and Power Management that empower IT with the actionable information to dramatically improve productivity and reduce costs. The patented DataMine distributed relational database architecture aggregates user-level data unmatched in depth and quality, enabling SysTrack’s sophisticated reporting intelligence to deliver unprecedented insight into application usage and resource utilization.
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