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Srinivas Krishnamurti

Srinivas Krishnamurti

Srinivas Krishnamurti is co-founder and CEO at Zugata, a venture-backed company in stealth mode. He was a senior director on VMware's Horizon Mobile team where he was responsible for defining and driving VMware's product, partnering, and go-to-market strategy for mobile. He has over 15 years of experience in mobile, desktop, consumer, enterprise software, and successfully led VMware into new markets during his tenure at the company. Srinivas played an instrumental role in VMware's entrance in the mobile space, building a global ecosystem of carrier and device partners, and delivering a first-of-its kind mobile virtualization offering to the IT industry. In addition, Srinivas spearheaded the launch of VMware Fusion, bringing VMware's virtualization technology to consumers for the first time. He also led product management for VMware's developer products and oversaw the company's Linux strategy. Before joining VMware, Srinivas ran product management of the software configuration management product line at Rational Software. Srinivas earned his bachelor's degree in computer science and an MBA. He speaks regularly at industry conferences and was a leading voice for VMware around mobile and consumerization of IT.

New VMware Ready Devices

At VMworld this week you’ll hear a lot of exciting news coming from VMware on the mobile side and today I’m very excited to announce the immediate availability of several new VMware Ready devices and give you an update on our mobile efforts. The new DROID lineup from Verizon Wireless – Motorola DROID Maxx, Motorola […]

VMware’s Strategy for iOS 7 and Industry Implications

Apple announced iOS 7 last month at WWDC and we think this release will have a profound impact in the enterprise market with categories collapsing and vendors disappearing off the map. But getting more specific, as a result of this announcement, VMware is embarking on a new iOS strategy and I’d like to share more […]

Introducing VMware Ready Devices on Verizon Wireless

Today I’m very excited to announce the immediate availability of two VMware Ready devices – LG Intuition and Razr M by Motorola – on Verizon Wireless. These devices are now equipped with VMware’s virtualization technology required to run our dual persona solution, VMware Horizon Mobile. This is an important milestone for VMware as we deliver […]

Mobile World Congress 2013 Musings

Mobile World Congress 2013 was held at the Fira Gran Via in Barcelona in late February. It’s the biggest mobile conference with about 72,000 attendees. VMware had a booth at the conference where attendees had the opportunity to see VMware Horizon Mobile on a range of new partner devices including Sony Experia, along with a […]

Introducing VMware Horizon Mail

I’m excited to announce the immediate availability of VMware Horizon Mail that can be downloaded from Google Play. VMware Horizon Mail is a native Android collaboration application that allows you to access your corporate email, calendar, contacts, tasks and files from any Android device. The previous incarnation of this application was called VMware Zimbra for […]

Mobile in 2013

As we wrap up 2012 and edge ever closer to 2013, I would like to share some trends I’m seeing in the mobile space and also offer up two inter-connected predictions for next year which are based on what I’m observing with mobile applications. From talking to dozens of customers, it is obvious that seismic […]

Softbank, Motorola and VMware bring Horizon Mobile to Japan

Today we are excited to announce that VMware is partnering with Softbank and Motorola to launch VMware Horizon Mobile ™ in Japan. Softbank Telecom will be offering Horizon Mobile as a cloud-based managed service, which will be open for trials on December 10th. The slick Motorola Razr 201M device, available in the market today, will […]

VMware Horizon Mobile on iOS

There is a lot of news coming from VMware this week at VMworld 2012 in San Francisco, but one announcement I’m most excited to tell you about is that VMware is extending VMware Horizon Mobile to iOS. Steve Herrod will show this technology on-stage today in his keynote at VMworld. This development builds on our […]

Announcing Horizon Mobile Carrier Partners

Greetings from VMworld 2011 Europe in Copenhagen!   The Horizon Mobile is very excited to announce that Verizon Wireless (US) and Telefonica (Europe) are our lead partners to roll out our solution to enterprises.  We had been working with these partners for the last several months and over the next several weeks we will be […]

Announcing VMware Horizon Mobile Manager

We are very excited to announce VMware Horizon Mobile Manager (HMM) at VMworld 2011.  HMM is a product that will allow enterprise IT administrators to create, provision, monitor and manage a corporate phone that will be running on an employee-owned smart phone.  In this blog, I will provide context for this product, highlight some of […]