Zynga has lost former Omgpop chief revenue officer Wilson Kriegel.
Zynga has suffered a number of executive departures recently. The latest is Zynga’s chief marketing officer, Jeff Karp.
Allan Leinwand, the CTO of infrastructure and lead force behind Zynga’s hybrid cloud efforts, has left the struggling games company to become the CTO of ServiceNow.
Social game maker Zynga has shifted 80 percent of its game traffic to its own private data center servers, known as the zCloud, the company revealed yesterday in its earnings call.
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Guest Post Recently, we were proud to publicly unveil the private cloud computing infrastructure that we use to scale our social games — infrastructure that we internally (and affectionately) call zCloud. zCloud leverages both our internal infrastructure components and our public cloud partner, Amazon Web Services. This hybrid cloud, using private and public clouds in unison, allows us to scale our social games efficiently and effectively for our millions of daily players.