Michael Foret is the Vice President of Infrastructure/Cloud Services for Apps Associates. He is responsible for the management and delivery of our Infrastructure Managed Services offering, including Cloud Managed Services (AWS, OCI, Azure), Infrastructure Managed Services (Operating System, Network, Storage), Database Managed Services (Oracle, SQL, Postgres), and Application Managed Services (E-Business Suite, Hyperion, OBIEE, Oracle Retail) for systems in the Public Cloud, Private Cloud, or on-premise. Micheal and his Cloud Services’ team are responsible for delivering 24x7x365 global operations.
Prior to joining Apps Associates, Michael led the Infrastructure Managed Services practice at SmartDog Services (acquired by Apps Associates in 2019), responsible for the global technical delivery team supporting Oracle’s Flagship products and Cloud implementations. He has over 26 years’ experience with Oracle Database/E-Business Suite architecture and design, with over 17 of those specifically focused on Managed Services.
Michael resides in Fort White, FL with his wife when they are not exploring the country in their RV. He enjoys boating and fishing as well as exploring the country and the natural beauty our land offers.