Patrick Gelsinger

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope

Patrick GelsingerName: Patrick P. Gelsinger

Born: Unknown

Computer-related contributions

  • Chief Executive Officer at VMware, an American software company that provides virtualization software and cloud services.
  • Former President and Chief Operating Officer at EMC Corporation, a company who offers data storage, information security, virtualization, and analytics.
  • Earlier in his career he was first Chief Technology Officer of Intel Corporation.

Significant publications

  • The Juggling Act: Bringing Balance to Your Faith, Family, and Work (2008).
  • Balancing Your Family Faith & Work (2003).
  • Programming the 80386 (1991).

Honors and awards

  • Honorary Doctorate of Letters from William Jessup University (2008).


"Perhaps the current downsizing of the U.S. IT industry is not a temporary thing. Maybe we are headed for becoming a second-class citizen in the world of IT."