Senior Director, Managed Cloud Solutions
Rob is a Senior Director in Hitachi’s Managed Cloud Services team and is responsible for their cloud services strategy, go-to-market programs and architectures globally. In his roles he works with Hitachi engineering, customers, partners, sales and marketing across global cloud service and solution offerings.
He maintains operational management of enterprise cloud solutions globally with P&L responsibilities in support of Hitachi’s global cloud portfolio. He is a globally recognized expert in the fields of data center design, energy efficiency, energy management and next generation cloud architectural specification. He is the author of IP-Enabled Energy Management: A Proven Strategy for Administering Energy as a Service and many other industry publications.
He has held board positions on The Green Grid and the Climate Savers Computing Initiative. He is a Technical Advisor for Data Center Dynamics, The Uptime Institute and Cloud Strategy Magazine. More on Rob can be found at www.robaldrich.com.