Nirvanix Names Jim Zierick Chief Executive Officer
Technology veteran brings expertise to premier global cloud storage provider
Zierick has more than 25 years of success in building and growing technology companies while in executive operations and sales roles. He comes to Nirvanix from a post as CEO of Aspyra Inc., a leading provider of clinical and diagnostic information solutions for the healthcare industry, where he still serves as a member of the company’s Board of Directors. He previously served as CEO of LogicalApps, a provider of embedded controls software for enterprise applications prior to its sale to Oracle
Prior to joining LogicalApps, Zierick was Executive Vice President of Worldwide Field Operations for Peregrine Systems, where he led a 350 person sales, alliance, customer support and professional services organization, and was responsible for generating
“The sky’s the limit as far as cloud storage is concerned and I am eager to continue Nirvanix’s leadership in this marketplace as companies facing today’s economic realities look for alternatives to building and maintaining in-house storage resources,” said Zierick. “It is a real pleasure to join a company with such a compelling value proposition and impressive future.”
“It has been a privilege to have launched Nirvanix and position the Storage Delivery Network as a viable way for companies to manage and grow their businesses rather than worry about the complexities of their storage infrastructure,” said Harr. “There is no question that cloud storage is a significant opportunity and Nirvanix is well-suited to continue its success in this market.”
“Patrick is a strong visionary in cloud storage. He identified this new market opportunity ahead of the curve and launched Nirvanix at the forefront of this growing industry,” said
About The Storage Delivery Network
Nirvanix has built a global cluster of storage nodes collectively referred to as the Storage Delivery Network (SDN), powered by the Nirvanix Internet Media File System (IMFS). The SDN intelligently stores, delivers and processes storage requests in the best network location, providing the best user experience in the marketplace. With the ability to store multiple file copies in multiple geographic nodes, the SDN enables unparalleled data availability for developers, businesses and enterprises.
By using the Nirvanix SDN versus alternatives such as adding network storage systems or using first generation online storage platforms, businesses benefit from better flexibility and control for their operations.
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