Element Critical, a U.S. colocation data center owner/operator formerly know as CentralColo, has announced the appointment of Jean-Marc Porson as Vice President, Channels and Alliances.
After hiring former Citrix CEO Mark Templeton three months ago to lead its global cloud business aimed at developers and their teams, DigitalOcean has added Mike Cristinziano to its executive team as senior vice president of strategy and corporate development.
The maker of operating systems for web hosting providers, CloudLinux, has hired Jim Jackson as President and Chief Revenue Officer. Mr. Jackson will report to CloudLinux Founder and CEO Igor Seletskiy.
Non-profit industry association, Open-IX, an Internet community effort to improve the landscape of Internet peering and massive-scale interconnection, has appointed Robert DeVita as its new Executive Director.
Video Virtualization Company Linius Technologies appoints Global Channels and Alliances Vice President
Linius Technologies (ASX: LNU), a Melbourne, Australia based company with its patented Video Virtualization Engine that converts cumbersome, static legacy video into agile, interactive, virtual video, has appointed Stephen Pech as its Vice President of Global Channels and Alliances.
Ola Sergatchov, a seasoned cybersecurity executive is joining GuardiCore from IBM. GuardiCore is a provider of internal data center and cloud security solutions. Sergatchov will lead GuardiCore's corporate strategy and go-to-market initiatives to drive growth on a global scale.
Octave Klaba, CTO/CEO and founder of OVH Group, one of the world’s largest cloud and web hosting companies - of French origin, has appointed Michel Paulin as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the OVH Group. Michel Paulin will lead the execution of OVH’s “Smart Cloud” strategic plan.
Former Cisco CEO John Chambers has joined cloud management provider Rubrik as a Board Advisor and personally invested in the company. During his 25-year tenure at Cisco, Chambers helped grow Cisco from $70 million to $47 billion when he stepped down as CEO in 2015.
After nearly a decade of operating as an independent online marketing consulting for a broad set of clients in the online marketing space, Ty Lampella has joined the DreamHost team on a full-time basis. Within the Dreamhost executive team he will take on the role of vice president (VP) of Marketing.
Compass Datacenters has hired Andrew Salcido as Vice President of Operations. In this role, Salcido will lead Compass' facility operations and execute on Compass's vision to provide the most efficient staffing models and systems to support the current transition of data centers “from technology to utility-scale infrastructure.”
By hiring former Equinix CTO and veteran telecom executive, Ihab Tarazi, Packet - a bare metal cloud provider for developers - hopes to accelerate its product and technology leadership in hybrid cloud and edge computing.