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Sage Group appoints John Bates to board

Christian Fernsby | Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom | May 17, 2019
John BatesSage Group, a software company, announce the appointment of John Bates to its board as a non-executive director with effect from 31 may 2019.
Dr. Bates is currently CEO of Eggplant, which specialises in AI-powered software test automation.

Dr. Bates pioneered the space of streaming analytics as Co-founder, President and CTO of Apama (now part of Software AG).

Dr. Bates drove the evolution of platforms for digital business, while serving as Executive Vice President of Corporate Strategy and CTO at NASDAQ-listed Progress Software and as CTO of Big Data, Head of Industry Solutions and CMO at Frankfurt-listed Software AG.

As CEO at Plat.One (acquired by SAP in 2016) Dr. Bates drove the commercial development of platforms to support internet of things applications.

Dr. Bates holds a doctorate in computer science from Cambridge University and is the author of the book "Thingalytics: Smart Big Data Analytics for the Internet of Things."

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