John Smith is the General Manager of the Infrastructure Management business at CA Technologies, responsible for managing the company's broad portfolio of systems and network management offerings. He has extensive experience in IT management software combined with broad knowledge of both large scale systems and new business models and a proven track record of delivering innovation to market. Prior to joining CA Technologies, John led product development at Nimsoft where he was responsible for product management, product marketing, architecture, engineering, support and Nimsoft on Demand operations. Earlier, he spent several years at HP as a member of the team that established the OpenView business and was instrumental in streamlining the product delivery lifecycle and bringing new products to market. At Agilent Technologies, a spinoff from HP, he founded and was co-GM of the company's internet service management business. He also founded Indicative Software, a leader in business service management. John studied computer science at Colorado State University, where he also received a Master of Business Administration degree. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his wife and five-year-old daughter, skiing, golfing, hiking and traveling.