Tony Hey and Fabrizio Gagliardi both joined Microsoft last year. Tony is an internationally recognized leader in parallel computing and has been a key driver in Web Services standards, especially as they relate to Grid computing. Fabrizio is taking leave from CERN where he served as Project Director for EGEE, a pan European Grid effort for e-science. No shortage of talent at Microsoft — but they are excellent additions for extra Grid credibility and expertise.
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