Senior Product Marketing Manager, Akamai
Greg Lord is the Sr. Product Marketing Manager responsible for Enterprise Solutions, including Enterprise Application Delivery and Cloud Solutions, at Akamai Technologies. Before joining Akamai, Greg held several Enterprise Sales and Marketing roles at Intel Corporation, including having led Cloud & Data Center Marketing for Intel’s Americas business. Prior to Intel, Greg was an IT Manager at both Reebok and Partners Healthcare. Greg is a certified Project Manager (PMP), has an undergraduate degree in Computer Information Systems from
Bentley University, and his MBA from the University of Notre Dame.
Cloud computing continues to be a top CIO priority, yet every organization employs a different strategy and approach to adoption. Despite these differences, they all have one very important thing in common - the challenge of translating cloud investments into real business value. Cloud can introduce unforeseen operating costs, process complexity, security challenges, performance degradation and reliability issues. In this session, we will use real-world examples to explore strategies and best practices for generating sustainable value from the cloud.