Howard Green

Howard Green

VP, Marketing

Howard brings more than 20 years of experience in marketing, public relations, and business development at Silicon Valley-based hardware and software companies, and provides Marketing leadership for Azul Systems.

Prior to joining Azul in 2010, Howard was responsible for business development, partner programs, and product management at Kabira Technologies. Kabira (acquired by Tibco in 2010) was an in-memory transaction processing pioneer, providing high-performance systems for the electronic payments industry and Tier 1 wireless service providers.

Before joining Kabira, Howard was a marketing consultant at clients including CollabNet and Tropos Networks.

Additionally, Howard has founded or co-founded two Bay Area-based startups and managed Product and/or Corporate Marketing at companies including iPass, Corsair Communications, and MicroModule Systems. Howard began his career with Digital Equipment Corporation in New York City. He holds an MA from Columbia University and a BA from Columbia College.

Recent Posts

Did you have a Black Friday that was record-setting and boring?

That was the report from one of the world’s largest e-commerce sites. They worked hard to make their holiday shopping season a success, and here’s what they reported after Black Friday 2016: “We had an awesome and a BORING holiday. Yes, I said BORING, which is what me and my team worked really hard for.

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Azul Systems Announces Zulu OpenJDK Support for Windows Server 2016

Earlier today we made the following announcement, aligned with the Windows Server 2016 launch at this week’s Microsoft Ignite. Highlights of the announcement: Azul’s Zulu Enterprise now includes 100% open source, certified builds of OpenJDK with support for Windows Server 2016 Ideal for organizations and developers that prefer open source and want the peace of

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Zulu Embedded (OpenJDK) for ARM v7 and 32-bit v8 is ready for download

On July 28 we announced the general availability of Zulu Embedded (OpenJDK) for ARM v7 and 32-bit v8 designs. We also announced our embedded processor roadmap for the next 6 months, which includes ARM (32 and 64-bit), Intel X64 (32 and 64-bit), PowerPC and MIPS processors. Fully-supported Zulu Embedded builds of OpenJDK for 32-bit ARM

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Azul Systems extends support for in-memory computing architectures with new release of Zing® runtime for Java

News Highlights: Zing now supports an industry-leading 2TB of pauseless heap memory per Java instance, greatly improving the capabilities and response time of in-memory computing and simplifying deployments Zing 16.01 has added enhanced monitoring and troubleshooting capabilities, helping to further reduce operating costs for web-scale Java deployments Azul continues to expand the number of Apache

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Azul Introduces Zulu Embedded for Wind River Marketplace

Today we announced that Zulu® Embedded, our open source Java Virtual Machine (JVM) based on OpenJDK developed for manufacturers in the embedded, mobile and Internet of Things (IoT) markets, is now available to download on the Wind River® Marketplace. The Wind River Marketplace is an online app store where Wind River customers can find and

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Azul Systems Launches Early Access Program for Zulu Supporting Java 9

News Highlights: Azul providing pre-release builds of Zulu, its open source build of OpenJDK, for developers interested in using Java 9 features and capabilities nearly a year ahead of the scheduled Java 9 release date Pre-release builds of Zulu supporting Java 9 are available immediately for Windows, Linux, and Mac platforms from zulu.org Today at

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Microsoft and Azul Systems Partner to Bring Zulu Embedded to Windows IoT

Free OpenJDK-based offering enables open source Java for applications and devices targeting the IoT  News Highlights: New Zulu Embedded release provides a certified OpenJDK-based Java development and runtime environment for Windows 10 IoT Core Freely available open source offering is compliant with the Java 8 SE specification, and includes I/O libraries to meet the needs

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Catch New Zulu Embedded Demos @JavaOne 2015

This year Azul is showcasing several new demos for embedded and IoT at JavaOne 2015 in San Francisco.  Azul has partnered with Microsoft, BitReactive, and Object Computing to demonstrate how Java developers can build real-life IoT applications.  Things that were considered only possible by programming with Assembly or C/C++ on embedded devices are now possible

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Introducing Zing 15.09

Today Azul announced the general availability of Zing release 15.09. This new release of Zing®, Azul’s highly scalable Java Virtual Machine (JVM) designed for Java-based applications and systems that require consistent low latency and high scalability, includes specific optimizations for Apache Cassandra deployments and numerous other performance enhancements. Zing 15.09 also adds full support for

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Spotex Deploys Azul Zing for Consistent Low Latency Trading

 ECN Running on Zing Delivers Competitive Advantage to Buy and Sell-Side Participants Important Highlights: • The deployment of Zing has increased performance on the Spotex ECN by 28% • Zing has eliminated latency outliers which previously exceeded 50 milliseconds every 10 minutes Earlier today we announced that Spotex, an innovative Foreign Exchange (FX) Electronic Communication

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Azul Expands Asia-Pac Presence through Reseller Agreement with Chelmer

Chelmer, specialists in financial services technology, partner with Java runtime experts Azul has formed a commercial resale partnership with Chelmer, an Auckland-based software solutions company that provides services and support for front and back office trading systems. Through the agreement, Chelmer is now able to provide its New Zealand financial services customers with access to Azul

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