Information Technology

Another AI Acquisition

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The AI acquisitions continue as Microsoft announces that they have purchased Genee, a startup that works as a scheduling assistance. Terms of the deal weren’t disclosed. Microsoft plans to shutter Genee on September 1, 2016 and fold the team into Office 365.   Genee, launched by Ben Cheung and Charles Lee in 2014, integrates into cloud […]

Information Technology

Brute Force Removal of Exchange

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I inherited a test environment that had Microsoft Exchange 2013 installed on it and no viable snapshot that didn’t include Exchange. For reasons I won’t go into, it was necessary to completely remove Exchange and install a lighter weight email server. This proved to be more difficult than expected, so I decided to create a […]

Development

Enterprise Monitoring

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At Quest Software, I was a software development manager and co-architect of vFoglight. My team designed the Dell vFoglight User Interface. As part of my work on vFoglight, I was issued a patent for Intelligent monitoring of virtualized systems. The patent relates to monitoring system performance of virtual machine(s) in the context of the overall performance of […]