Derek Catlin

Cloud Brokerage Specialist, Cloud Brokerage Center of Competency, IBM Global Technology Services

Derek Catlin is helping transform our industry to the next generation of IT service consumption. He has over 30 years of experience in information technology, much of it with IBM, supporting customers and engagements across many industries. Prior to the IBM Cloud Brokerage CoC role, Derek was a Principal Consultant and Enterprise Architect on the Transformation Services team at Wipro, in the Global Infrastructure Services practice. Before that he was a certified Cloud Advisor within the IBM Cloud Business Unit, responsible for growing sales and enhancing the recognition of IBM in delivering cloud-enabled IT and business solutions for the enterprise client. His areas of expertise include e-Business solutions design, ERP, IT architecture and governance, Cloud, Smarter Commerce, Analytics, IT Strategy, and a thorough understanding of the application of best practices in helping clients solve business and technology problems. Derek has worked with clients in many industries, including Distribution, Retail, Travel and Transportation, Healthcare, Public Sector, and Financial Services.

Articles by Derek Catlin

Service Catalogs. Why have just one? Federate.

By Derek Catlin

In the era of multi/hybrid cloud, when it seems like almost every organization is trying to get their arms around how they’re going to manage their hybrid… Read more

By Derek Catlin
Cloud Brokerage Specialist, Cloud Brokerage Center of Competency, IBM Global Technology Services

October 10, 2018

How to manage innovation with cloud brokerage

By Derek Catlin

What do cloud brokerage and bass fishing have in common? Learn how to innovate more easily and less expensively with cloud services. Read more

By Derek Catlin
Cloud Brokerage Specialist, Cloud Brokerage Center of Competency, IBM Global Technology Services

December 18, 2017