Ezhilarasan “Ez” Natarajan leads global team helping enterprises leverage Cloud Computing to gain strategic advantage
Builds on Beyondsoft’s work with game changers -- from Amazon, Azure, Alibaba to VMware and Xen
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA, October 5, 2015 – Beyondsoft has named Ezhilarasan (Ez) Natarajan as Vice President and Head of the Cloud Services Business Unit. Natarajan will drive Beyondsoft’s cloud services strategy, architecture, and innovation roadmap to support customers worldwide. He will report to Beyondsoft’s Chairman and CEO Bin Wang.
“Ez brings to Beyondsoft a powerful combination of technology expertise and operational experience in helping enterprises move to the cloud and tap new opportunities,” says Wang. “His groundbreaking work in architecting and delivering advanced cloud solutions around the world will help us expand our cloud offerings and help customers create business value from cloud computing – whether it is to improve IT efficiency and agility, transform business processes, or create new business models.”
Natarajan, a pioneer in cloud computing, has helped develop some of the world’s largest cloud service platforms. To help enterprises migrate to the cloud efficiently, he has created velocity-oriented engineering approaches, built execution models that can scale non-linearly, and leveraged traditional and emerging technologies in innovative ways. He is a leading evangelist for DevOps Software Development and Combined Engineering methodologies that help accelerate speed to market.
“The cloud holds real value and the future for enterprises,” says Natarajan. “Companies, however, wrestle with how best to move to the cloud. Beyondsoft’s focus is to help customers translate complex and divergent enterprise needs into innovative, high-impact cloud solutions. Cloud computing not only is transforming businesses, but it will touch almost all aspects of daily life of people across this planet as never before. This is an exciting time to be championing Cloud Computing as it will have a huge influence on how civilization will leap forward to the next decade.”
Natarajan brings to Beyondsoft 18 years of experience in architecting and delivering advanced solutions to enterprises across different industries. Most recently, as Vice President and Senior IT Leader he spearheaded the business transformation for the Pacific Northwest region of Sogeti, Capgemini Group.
Previously, Natarajan was General Manager at Mindtree in Seattle where he built a true web-scale, non-linear “engineering-2-services” approach that accelerated the stability and availability of Microsoft Azure Cloud Services across the globe. During his tenure, he also created a Scalable Continuous Engineering Ecosystem to develop the first-ever geography-specific cloud compute and business productivity services possible for China that are designed to meet local regulations and security requirements.
Another notable cloud leadership role that Natarajan has held involved the creation of a large hybrid cloud service in Australia, a first continent-specific cloud service.
Natarajan also has held leadership positions at Alcatel-Lucent, Texas Instruments, and JDA (formerly i2 Technologies) – where he led the technology and data centers integrations of i2 Technologies with Aspect Development.
Beyondsoft provides end-to-end solutions and services for public, private and hybrid cloud platform business models. By supporting some of the largest cloud providers – including Alibaba, Amazon, CenturyLink, Google, Microsoft, Tencent, and VMware – Beyondsoft has proven technologies and methodologies to help customers develop cloud strategies, move to the cloud and prosper on the cloud.
As a leading global IT services and solutions company, Beyondsoft (Shenzhen Stock Exchange: 002649) has been helping enterprises innovate and prosper since 1995. Beyondsoft-North America, headquartered in Mountain View, CA, employs approximately 500 employees throughout North America. With its global headquarter in Beijing, China, Beyondsoft has more than 32 research and delivery centers across North America, Asia, Europe, and Africa. A seamless network of approximately 8,000 IT developers and business consultants helps companies capture global market opportunities and increase customer engagement. The Beyondsoft portfolio includes E-Commerce and Digital Marketing Services, Mobility, Cloud, Analytics, IT Infrastructure Management, IT Consulting, Product Engineering, Application Development and Maintenance Services. For more information, visit www.beyondsoft.com