iSkoot Appoints New Engineering Lead
Wayne Fenton Named Vice President, Global Product Development and Engineering at Leading Mobile Developer
Most recently, Wayne served as a distinguished enterprise architect at eBay, where he helped develop and implement core components of their service oriented architecture and identity management infrastructure. Prior to joining eBay, Wayne was a solution architect at Cisco Systems, where he designed very large scale VoIP systems for Fortune 500 companies. He joined Cisco through an acquisition of the voice/web conferencing company, Latitude Communications, where he was the Director of Software.
Wayne also served as a senior developer for Oracle Corporation, where he led GUI development for a number of query tools. Wayne holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and Economics from UC Berkeley and a Master’s in Computer Science from the
“iSkoot has taken a fresh approach to mobilizing the Internet and I look forward to the opportunity of helping further develop and deliver their unique technology to mobile carriers around the world,” said Fenton. “The concept of aggregating Internet services using a back-end data framework and delivering to a mobile client is very compelling. iSkoot’s Kalaida platform is the first to integrate all the Web services mobile customers care about, bringing the mobile experience closer to what customers expect: real time, single sign-in connection.”
“We’re here to make every phone smarter, and Wayne understands both the technical and the human elements of large-scale, industrial-strength infrastructure we’ll need to make that happen,” said
iSkoot achieved early success with the downloadable iSkoot for Skype(TM) mobile client and its software developed for the 3 Skypephone. More recently, the company invested in its Kalaida platform and now offers Notifier, a real-time mobile aggregation product for feature phones. Notifier is the first application to run on iSkoot’s Kalaida platform, and offers a real-time, concurrent connection to top Internet services including Facebook, Twitter, Gmail, AIM and leading news services. iSkoot recently announced a
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