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Breakthrough Technology Group (BTG), a cloud, managed services IT and telecom provider, has named a former VMware engineer as its CIO.
“I’m excited to be joining BTG,” Sales said in a prepared statement. “Private cloud solutions have many nuances and BTG has demonstrated a unique understanding on how to leverage these offerings for maximum impact with their customers. I look forward to bringing my experiences to this diverse team and to helping BTG expand its position as a market leader in private cloud, virtual desktop and universal application support.”
Sales comes to BTG from VMware, where he worked as a staff engineer in the End-User Computing business unit. He helped bring VMware ThinApp and VMware Horizon to market, and also was a founding member of VMware’s Center of Excellence group. Sales started working at VMware in 2008, after VMware bought Thinstall, of which Sales was a principle.
Travis is among the most respected and true pioneers of virtualization, and his expertise will ensure our ability to deliver reliable, cost-effective and innovative solutions to enterprises of all sizes,” Jeff Kaplan, CEO and founder of BTG, said in a press release.
BTG specializes in professional and managed services, including Exchange, SharePoint, private clouds, virtual desktop infrastructure and shared desktops. The company is a certified Microsoft, Citrix and VMware partner.