A handful of VMware executives have moved on from the company just weeks ahead of VMworld. CTO Ben Fathi – who had been in the position for about three years – reportedly moved on from the company, while VMware Chief Strategist Chuck Hollis announced in a blog he would take a position at Oracle.
Earlier this year, longtime RSA Chief Executive Art Coviello announced his retirement, handing the reins to President Amit Yoran. That came after Cisco dropped its management stake in converged infrastructure provider VCE, making it the most recent company folded into the EMC Federation.
Gelsinger has said in the past that in a time when competitors like HP are splitting up, he sees strength in the EMC Federation staying together.
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