SGI has named Irene Qualters senior vice president of software. Qualters will be responsible for all software-related activities, including recent efforts to develop and productize the SGI Industrial Strength Linux Environment [ISLE]. Through over 20 years of industry experience, she has held leadership positions at Cray Research, SGI and Merck & Co. She has also served as a visiting scientist at NASA/Goddard Flight Center. Most recently, she led software engineering at AGEIA, a company creating hardware and software solutions for physics in games.
SGI is excited to see Irene return to our ranks to head a vital element of our long-term product and technology roadmap,” said SGI CEO Robert “Bo” Ewald. “With her broad technical expertise and proven business acumen, Irene is uniquely qualified to help SGI continue to change the world with comprehensive, industry-specific solutions for new generations of users.”
Congratulations to Irene Qualters on the new position.
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