From Microsoft to Parallels: Same Mission, New Perspective

It’s been 2 months since I left my role as GM of the Hosting Channel at Microsoft and joined Parallels as the VP of Alliances. I was at Microsoft for almost 16 years and gained respect for the hosting industry and the many great companies that strive to be top service providers. I made the…

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Frenemies are good for your business

By John Zanni Last week, I told you I would share some of what I learned from talking to hosters at the Parallels hosting summit. Microsoft and Hosting companies have a colorful relationship. This is because we both partner and compete in some parts of the market. On Thursday, Steve Ballmer spoke about Cloud Services…

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1000 Hosters Storm Miami Beach for the Parallels Hosting Summit

This week I attended Summit ’10 Profit from the Cloud  hosted by Parallels and held at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach Resort. Now you might think that I went to this event because it was located in Miami Beach and who doesn’t want to be in Miami in February? In fact, Microsoft has been gracious enough…

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