Tim is responsible for Microsoft’s role in supporting computational research across academic and government research. He has spent sixteen years collaborating with the research community to broaden and simplify access to technology. While leading Dell’s HPC business from 2007 to 2013, they delivered break-through systems across several centers and NSF-funded centers. He joined Cycle Computing in 2014 to enable cloud to continue the trajectory established by Linux clusters. In 2017, Cycle was acquired by Microsoft to accelerate and simplify the management of HPC and AI workloads within Azure.