With his use of the language Paul Maritz would be, perhaps, pre-qualified for a top job at any of the large IT companies. He said:
“The degree to which we can help our customers become more cloud like internally will actually enable them to federate more easily with external clouds offered by suppliers selling computing resources.”
Paul Maritz, VMWare chief executive officer and president
Doubtless there are some executives in IT suppliers who would call the Land of the Free the Catchment Area of the Disencumbered.
IBM’s partner in £400m deal calls for less jargon – IT Projects blog, 2008