Michael Vannata

Michael Vannata

Chief Technology Officer Microsoft National Intelligence

Michael is a 10-year veteran at Microsoft working with the Intelligence Community supporting Microsoft’s strategic initiatives around Cloud, Big Data, Artificial Intelligence and SaaS Applications. Prior to coming to Microsoft Michael spent several years in private industry running multiple startups focused on Microsoft Centric Application Development and emerging internet technologies for Fortune 500 companies in the Greater Philadelphia and New York Regions.

Michael was appointed Microsoft’s first cloud program manager prior to joining the CTO office and has shaped the Intelligence Communities perception on effective use of hyperscale cloud. In partnership with the Intelligence Community and DoD, Michael has driven Microsoft innovation around hyperscale cloud, hybrid cloud, and edge node compute.