Werner Vogels graduated in computer science at Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam. He was Research Scientist at Cornell University, and Vice President and Chief Technology Officer at Reliable Network Solutions. He joined Amazon in 2004 as Director of Systems Research. And was named Chief Technology Officer in January and Vice President in March 2005. Information Week recognized Vogels for his educational and promotional role in cloud computing with the 2008 CIO/CTO of the Year award.
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