Zanni spent 16 years at Microsoft. His most recent position was as General Manager for Worldwide Consulting Services Software + Services Industry.
Zanni was responsible of the Microsoft offering through service providers for a wide number of products and initiatives, including:
- Unmanged Hosting
- Managed Hosting
- SAAS ISVs
- Unified Communications
- Subscription Computing
- Live offerings though service providers
Parallels’ well-known strategy is to dominate the profitable hosting industry, and Zanni is probably one the most significant help that the company could get aboard.