Carl Eberling - Profile


Carl Eberling - CTO of Quest Software

Carl Eberling is the Chief Technology Officer for Quest Software. Along with the executive leadership team, he helps drive the company’s overall strategy, both internally and through acquisitions.  In addition, he speaks regularly to Quest customers, partners and strategic alliance members about the industry, impacts on the IT organization, and, ultimately, on the delivery of value to the enterprise. Previously, Mr. Eberling served as Vice President and General Manager of Quest’s Virtualization and Monitoring business unit, responsible for driving products and growth that secured Quest as the number one ISV in the virtualization management space.

Prior to joining Quest Software, Mr. Eberling was Senior Vice President of IT at Kaiser Permanente, where he helped lead a 6,000-person IT organization with over $4 billion in annual spend.  Before joining Kaiser Permanente, Mr. Eberling spent 17 years at Verizon Wireless, where his most recent role was Vice President of IT.

Mr. Eberling served in the U.S. Marine Corps, from which he was honorably discharged with the rank of sergeant following the first Persian Gulf War. He holds a bachelor’s degree from San Francisco State University and completed his graduate studies at the University of California, Berkeley, and Golden Gate University.