SAN DIEGO — Oct. 3, 2011 — ServiceNow, the creators of SaaS for IT, today announced that Arne Josefsberg has
joined the company as chief technology officer, and will lead
continued improvements to the ServiceNow platform and drive expansion
of the company's cloud strategy. Arne will report directly to Chief
Executive Officer Frank Slootman.
Arne joins ServiceNow after more than 25 years with
Microsoft where he most recently served as general manager of Windows
Azure Infrastructure. His previous strategic leadership roles, coupled
with proven experience in architecting and building large‑scale cloud
deployments, will help ServiceNow accelerate its already explosive
growth rate by delivering the industry's most scalable, resilient, and
flexible IT platform.
"Our customers are global brands that trust ServiceNow to help
them automate their enterprise IT operations," said Frank
Slootman, ServiceNow CEO. "Arne's experience in building
platforms to support services with millions of users will be of great
benefit as we extend our offering to help companies better manage
their IT services in the cloud."
"I am excited to be joining ServiceNow as the company prepares
for its next stage of tremendous growth," said Arne Josefsberg,
CTO at ServiceNow. "I see many parallels with this company and in
services I helped build that experienced hyper growth. ServiceNow is
uniquely positioned to help companies transform the way they manage
their business and I look forward to evolving our platform to always
exceed customer expectations."
ServiceNow is the fastest‑growing, market‑share leading cloud
service for IT. The company recently announced recurring revenue
increased more than 100 percent from June 30, 2010 to June 30, 2011,
marking the sixth consecutive year ServiceNow recurring revenue has at
least doubled year over year.
ServiceNow was created to break all the old rules of enterprise IT
management software. Born in the cloud, ServiceNow makes IT immediate,
social and intuitive. From the beginning, the company set out to give
IT people powerfully simple cloud
services that just work. Today, the world's most recognizable and
innovative companies rely on SaaS from ServiceNow to transform IT.
Founded in 2004, ServiceNow was recently named by Inc. 500 as one of
the fastest‑growing companies in the world and is the undisputed
market share leader in SaaS for IT. For more
information, please visit http://www.service‑now.com