30 Notable IT Executive Moves: June 2021
Wade Tyler Millward
June’s big CEO shakeups include new CEOs at Toshiba America Business Solutions, Cybrary and Exabeam, plus executive changes at Google, Intel and Microsoft.
In June, IBM appointed Bill Crawford vice president of digital trust at IBM Security. Crawford previously spent more than 10 years with Information Insights, an IBM partner from San Diego. Crawford was president at Information Insights, according to his LinkedIn.
According to a post about Crawford on IBM’s website, Crawford helped to found Information Insights in 2010 to help customers with data, risk and protection.
Also in June, IBM promoted Albert Ho to vice president of strategy for IBM Systems and director of strategy for IBM Storage, according to his LinkedIn. His responsibilities now include all of IBM Systems portfolio across the IBM Mainframe, IBM Power and IBM Storage business lines.
His goal is to drive delivery of hybrid cloud and artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities as well as integration of next-gen technologies such as quantum computing, according to his LinkedIn. He also leads business strategy and portfolio management for IBM Storage across enterprise storage hardware and software offerings.
Ho has worked at IBM for more than 10 years and helped to launch IBM Storage Insights, a software-as-a-service, AI-enabled storage management platform; and IBM Spectrum Discover, a cognitive data management solution.