Dallas, TX – Dallas-based technology and systems integrator GDT today announced that Adnan Khan has been named Director of Hybrid Cloud and DevOps, effectively immediately. In his new role, Khan will provide technical leadership to the architecture, design and management of GDT’s software development practice, and expand on its many cloud-related initiatives.
Khan has extensive, hands-on software development leadership experience utilizing lean practices, such as Agile/Scrum. With over 15 years of experience working in high performance distributed practices, Khan is particularly skilled in the following IT technologies: Wireless WAN (CDMA and GSM), Storage Area Networking (SAN), Network Attached Storage (NAS), Android- based applications, Location-based services, Cloud Computing, SaaS, Blockchain, Cryptocurrency and the Internet of Things (IoT) for both consumers and the enterprise market.
“We’re excited to welcome Adnan to GDT’s team of talented, forward-thinking IT engineers and professionals,” said Brad Davenport, GDT Vice President of Solutions Engineering. “We know his tremendous experience, wide-ranging technological expertise and unique skillsets will prove invaluable to GDT.”
Prior to joining GDT, Khan held several senior-level management positions in the IT industry, and has overseen many on- and offshore teams that consistently delivered complex software solutions, from inception to deployment. Many of those solutions are currently being used by millions of customers of some of the most noteworthy wireless carriers in the world.
Khan holds a MBA from the University of California at Irvine’s Paul Merage School of business, and a Master’s Degree in Computer Science from Pakistan’s Karachi University. In addition, Khan holds several IT-related patents.
Founded in 1996, GDT is an award-winning, international multi-vendor IT solutions provider and maintains high-level partner status with several of the world’s leading IT solutions and hardware providers, including HPE, Cisco and Dell EMC. GDT specializes in the consulting, designing, deploying, and managing of advanced technology solutions for businesses, service providers, government, and healthcare. The GDT team of expert architects and engineers maintain the highest level of certifications to translate the latest ideas and technologies into innovative solutions that realize the vision of business leaders.