2013 Fed 100

Federal 100: Aileen Black

Aileen Black

Name: Aileen Black
Title: Vice President of the Public Sector
Company: VMware

The cloud evangelist. Black has made it her mission to ensure that agencies fully understand the benefits of virtualization and cloud technology, which include saving money and making government more efficient. She has invested her time in meeting with policy-makers and appropriators to give them the technology background they need to help agencies put those initiatives into action. "Aileen is fully invested in seeing agencies deploy cutting-edge technologies," said Craig Abod, president and CEO of Carahsoft Technology.

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