Jared Zhang is a Senior Lead Program Manager in the Microsoft Skype/Lync product team, responsible for the ITPro experience of Lync Server on-premises, hybrid and Lync Online. He has been in Microsoft for more than eight years since 2005, including more than five years in the Skype/Lync team, and prior to that three years in the Exchange team working on Exchange Server system management. Prior to Microsoft, Jared was a Software Engineer in Sun Microsystems focusing on Java development for three years.