Sun Microsystems Executive Bios: Wayne Horkan

Wayne Horkan, Chief Technology Officer, United Kingdom and Ireland, Sun Microsystems

Wayne works at the most strategic and senior levels with Sun’s customers and provides technology leadership across Sun’s Global Sales & Services Organisation. He has significant delivery experience in Enterprise SOA and integration implementations, Datacentre build-outs, major Internet, B2B and G2G systems, and national and international Identity Management systems.

Passionate about technology and innovation, Wayne champions a number of major initiatives in the field of large-scale and complex computing at Sun; including cloud computing, enterprise architecture, data centre economics and web science. He holds positions on the CBI’s Innovation, Science and Technology (IST) working group, as well as with PITCOM and EURIM, and is a Chartered Fellow of the BCS, a Fellow of the IoD and a Senior Member of the IEEE.

Wayne writes one of the most popular Sun blogs at

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