Brad Murdoch, a former executive at Wind River Systems, is the new vice president of services at open source developer JBoss.

The position is a new one for JBoss and is designed to help meet customer demand for more middleware services for large enterprise solutions, the company said.

Murdoch will lead expansion and enhancement of JBoss’ support, training and consulting services business.

Wind River Systems is a developer of embedded software solutions. Murdoch also has worked at Unisys, Hewlett Packard and Clarity Software.