10th Magnitude names vice president of cloud solutions

10th Magnitude said that Brian Blanchard has joined the company as vice president of cloud solutions.

Blanchard brings over 17 years of leadership experience in cloud and application development technologies. He will report to Jacob Saunders, 10th Magnitude CTO.

A Microsoft Virtual Technology Solutions Professional (V-TSP) and Azure/ALM Ranger, Blanchard helps Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) customers understand the business impact of new technologies and architect solutions leveraging those technologies. Before joining 10th Magnitude, Blanchard served as executive leader for the Application Management line of business at Oakwood Systems. He has previously held Chief Architect and other technical leadership roles at companies like MATA Tech, Essence Healthcare and Zaio.

10th Magnitude, one of the top Microsoft Azure services firms in the US, provides customers with a suite of cloud services that includes Microsoft Azure Migration, Cloud-Scale Application Development, DevOps and Azure-Enabled Infrastructure Automation, Azure Analytics and Internet of Things and Managed Cloud Services.