Michael R. Haley is an IBM Distinguished Engineer and technology executive in IBM''s CHQ Enterprise Initiatives - Cloud Infrastructure, with focus on cloud networking strategies to optimize deployment, located in Armonk, NY.
Previously, he was a Global Executive responsible for leading IT Optimization, virtualization and grid computing IBM''s Communications Sector - Telecommunications Group, White Plains, NY. Focus areas included deployment strategy and execution of global rapid commercialization of Grid Computing for major telcos and service providers as they manage complex legacy environment while launching next generation converged networks and services. He has focused on defining IBM''s key telco service provider solutions that can benefit from new grid computing services infrastructure, such as telco billing, managing complexity, optimizing IT assets, on-line gaming over networks and integrating grid/virtualization into next generation IP services such as IPTV. He led recent efforts to create a useful Grid ROI modeling tool to cut risk and identify financial sweet spots, and, collaborated with IBM Research to create an adaptive network monitoring and provisioning solution for content distribution along with the world''s first wide area network WAN video grid. Prior responsibilities included leadership roles for IBM in mobile wireless and HDTV technologies.
In 2003, Mr. Haley was promoted to IBM Distinguished Engineer, an executive position reserved for leading technical professionals whose talents, insights and contributions are not only exemplary, but critical for IBM''s continued leadership and growth in innovation. In 1994, he was elected in 1994 to IBM''s Academy of Technology for leadership efforts in digital video and broadband. (The Academy is comprised of a select group of 300 senior technical professionals who have made contributions of critical importance to the company and act as a virtual think tank and consultancy for IBM''s senior management).
During his 30 year career with IBM, he has held various positions as a senior technologist, engineering consultant and management postions in advanced development in IBM''s technology divisions.
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Michael R. Haley, IBM, 5 Wakeman Rd., South Salem, NY 10590. Phone (914) 533-7098
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