Jim Adkins brings over twenty years of experience in enterprise software and network based services to Opsware. Most recently, Adkins was the SVP of the Rational Suites Group at Rational software which was acquired by IBM. He came to Rational via the acquisition of Catapulse, which provided hosted development services, where Adkins was the SVP of Products. Prior to Catapulse, he ran the Commerce Exchange division at Netscape, which was the most successful product group within Netscape’s Application Products Division. Jim started his career at GE Information Services and held several engineering and management positions there.
Adkins holds a B.S. in Biochemistry from David Lipscomb University and an MBA from Belmont University.