Scott Guthrie, the current CVP of the .Net platform at Microsoft, is now going to be running the Windows Azure Application Platform team under SVP of the Business Platform Division, Ted Kummert, part of the reorg announced on May 2 inside Microsoft.
The Windows Azure team remains under Bill Laing, the Corporate Vice President of the Server and Cloud division. Laing has been heading up the division since Amitabh Srivastava resigned from Microsoft last month.
There are changes happening on the tools side of the house, as well. Microsoft is consolidating its developer tools and developer evangelism groups under Developer Division SVP Soma Somasegar. It seems kind of odd to me that these teams weren’t already lumped together, but they weren’t.
Here’s Somasegar’s full memo to the troops about today’s moves:
Via: All About Microsoft]