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Esther Aladieff | 26 Nov 2008 | 0 comments

In conjunction with Vision 2008 held November 27 in Beijing, Symantec awarded four Greater China Visionaries. The Visionary Award winners were judged against a strict set of criteria that take into account technology innovation, realized business value, and engagement of partners and services. The Visionaries are using a range of different Symantec technologies and come from multiple industries. More information about the winners is provided below.

 

Daniel Lai

Head of Information Technology, MTR Corporation

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The IT department at MTR Corporation...

Esther Aladieff | 20 Nov 2008 | 0 comments

In conjunction with Vision 2008 held November 21 in Tokyo, Symantec awarded three Japan Visionary Awards. Nominations for these awards were judged against a strict set of criteria that take into account technology innovation, geographical reach, realized business value, and engagement of partners and services. 2008 Visionaries use a range of different Symantec technologies and come from multiple industries. More information about the winners is provided below.

Mitsuru Aoyama

President and CEO, GMO-HS

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GMO Hosting & Security, Inc. prides...

.peter | 07 Oct 2008 | 0 comments

Michael Geiges
IT Manager for Backup & Recovery
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The bar has been set very high for employees at Siemens AG, which has more than 160 years of technical achievements, innovation, quality, reliability, and internationality. Michael Geiges, IT manager for backup and recovery in the Industry Automation and Drive Technologies Divisions, is up to the challenge, leading efforts to implement leading-edge backup-and-recovery initiatives that drive tangible business value for the divisions. As part of this initiative, he and his team consolidated backup and recovery on Veritas NetBackup 6.5. Results include a reduction in backup time from nearly two and a half days to one and a half days, the ability to maintain a static administrative headcount while experiencing a 50 percent growth in...

Swathi Turlapaty | 08 Sep 2008 | 0 comments

In conjunction with Vision 2008 held September 9 in Singapore,Symantec awarded five Asia South Visionaries. The Visionary Award winners werejudged against a strict set of criteria that took into account technologyinnovation, realized business value, and engagement of partners and services. TheVisionaries are using a range of different Symantec technologies and come frommultiple industries. More information about the winners is provided below.

 

Pravir Vohra

Group Chief Technology Officer, ICICI Bank

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Pravir Vohra, Group Chief Technology Officer at ICICI Bank,is leading the charge in delivering cutting-edge security solutions. He and histeam have selected a number of different Symantec security solutions. Keyresults include enhanced efficiencies and IT staff productivity...

.peter | 29 Aug 2008 | 0 comments

Symantec is pleased to announce the 2008 Australasia Visionary awardwinners: Phil Brimacombe, CIO at healthAlliance NZ Ltd., and TomLamming, Transformation & Technology Advisor at Telstra. Brimacombeand Lamming were judged against a strict set of criteria that took intoaccount technology innovation, realized business value, and engagementof partners and services. The awards were presented at the SymantecVision in Sydney on August 26.

Brimacombe and Lamming join a prestigious group of past Visionary Award winners that include last year’s winners:

Dallas Stower, CIO at QR Limited, the IT arm for Queensland Rail

Paul Zanelli, National Manager of Science Corporate Information...

.peter | 19 Aug 2008 | 0 comments

In conjunction with Vision events held throughout Latin America the past couple weeks, Symantec recognized five Latin American 2008 Visionaries. The recipients were selected based on their technology innovation, realization of quantified business value, and their leverage of partners and services. They represent several different industries and technology solution areas. Each of them received their Visionary Awards at the end of each of the keynote addresses at the Symantec Vision events in Mexico City, Mexico, San Paolo, Brazil, and Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Mexico Visionaries

Manuel González
CIO, Grupo Elektra
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Manuel González, Chief Information Officer for Grupo Elektra, led an initiative to standardize IT systems across his organizations...

.peter | 31 Jul 2008 | 0 comments
As part of our Symantec Government Symposium 2008, Symantec named three Visionary recipients in each public sector category: Federal, State, and Local. Visionary award winners are selected based on criteria that include technology innovation, tangible business value, and the role of Symantec partners and services. With many public sector IT budgets and staff allocations remaining static, or in many cases, shrinking, it takes new and interesting approaches to be successful in IT management. Ten Visionary Award winners were recognized at the Vision event in Las Vegas, Nevada on June 10, 2008.
The Envelope Please
Each of our three Visionary recipients faced some stiff competition. Their use of technology, ability to tie the business to technology initiatives, and interest in driving business value across various constituents are just a few of the compelling factors that led to their selection. Without further ado, please join us in congratulating...