Board of Directors
Osvaldo "Oz" Morales
SVP, Infrastructure and Innovation
At Digital Realty, Oz Morales is responsible for innovation, infrastructure development, cost, new technologies, and operations development. Oz previously spent five years as the CTO/VP for Cloud Operations + Innovation (CO+I) at Microsoft, where he was responsible for operations, engineering, software tools, supply chain, colocation acquisition, and technical direction for the CO+I team. He was the former Vice President for Data Center Global Services for Amazon Web Services, where he worked for 17 years and was responsible for maintaining all the Amazon.com/AWS data centers around the world.
Oz continues to apply new innovations and proven technology to deploy in the data center space and has developed many innovative project patents for efficiency and cost savings. His patent awards are in the hundreds and range from developing strategies for low-cost distribution of electrical power for datacenters, to methods of airflow control and he currently has several other patents pending.