Tom Keane, Corporate Vice-President of Azure Global

Tom Keane is the Corporate Vice-President of Azure Global at Microsoft. He is responsible for the engineering, product strategy, and business development of Microsoft Azure, Microsoft’s cloud computing platform. Tom has over 20 years of experience in the software industry, focusing on distributed systems, cloud computing, big data, and artificial intelligence. 


He has held various leadership positions at Microsoft, including the head of engineering for Bing Maps, the general manager of significant data product development, and the director of product management for Azure. Tom Keane was born in Seattle, Washington, USA. 


The successful software developer and engineer Tom Keane received a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the University of Washington and a master’s degree in business administration from Duke University. In addition to his work at Microsoft, he is a member of the National Advisory Council for the Semiconductor Industry Association and an Open Source Initiative board member.


Tom Keane received many awards during his career at Microsoft, including the Technical Excellence Award. Also, the Microsoft Research Breakthrough Award, and the Microsoft Gold Star Award. The software developer and engineer was also inducted into the SIA’s Hall of Fame to recognize his contributions to the semiconductor industry.


Successful software developer and engineer Tom Keane is a thought leader in cloud computing and has spoken at numerous conferences and events on the topic. He is the author of two books on cloud computing: “Cloud Computing for Dummies” and “The Cloud Computing Handbook.” Tom is also a regular contributor to various publications, such as Forbes, The Wall Street Journal, and The New York Times.