Christopher Wells

Sr. Systems Engineer in Cary, North Carolina

Christopher Wells is originally from NY but also lived in AZ and spent nearly half of his IT career in Asia, in Tokyo, Japan. He is an IT professional, most recently having worked for Coho Data in Palo Alto, CA as a Sr. Technical Marketing Engineer & Solutions Architect. At VMware, Chris serves as a Sr. Systems Engineer on the Global Accounts team. He currently resides with his wife and two kids in Cary, NC.

At VMware, Chris creates VMware solution oriented technical content for their global enterprise customers. He also works closely with Product Management, Engineering, Business Development and Sales/Marketing on the company's future strategies related to Software-defined Data Center solutions. In addition, he collaborates with third-party vendor organizations as required to achieve corporate goals regarding product integration and best practices.

Chris is a current VCP-DCV, VCA-DCV, VCA-Cloud, VCA-WM, VSP and RHCE certification holder and recognized as a strong contributor in the community via the vExpert award for 2011-15. He is pursuing the VMware VCAP-DCA and VCP-DCD as well as the VCDX certifications. His other interests are in the areas of cloud theory, DevOps, *aaS, and new datacenter technologies.

  • Work
    • VMware
  • Education
    • SUNY Geneseo