At the beginning of 2017, Roland Wartenberg started working for NetApp as Senior Director of Strategic Alliances. In this position, he focuses on developing the areas of enterprise solutions, big data, internet of things, data protection and data security further.
Wartenberg holds a degree in applied computer graphics and robotics, and previously worked at Genband. There, Wartenberg was Vice Present of the Global SAP Alliance and, among other fields, was responsible for the company’s worldwide product strategy and management. Before that, the graduate of the Harvard Business Online Program had been working for Citrix for six years. As Director Strategic Alliances, he coordinated the collaboration with SAP. Wartenberg was responsible for solution, strategy and product management as well as market launch and marketing. He was also responsible for the innovation strategy for cloud, mobile and IoT solutions. While working for SAP for nearly fourteen years, the IT specialist held various positions. As Chief Virtualization Strategist, he strengthened the partnerships of the Walldorf-based company to NetApp, VMware, Citrix, Intel and other enterprises.