Former IBM Executive, Renowned Advisor to Support StorMagic as Growth Accelerates in Edge Computing Environments Globally
BRISTOL, England – 20 June, 2018 – StorMagic®, simplifying storage at the edge, today announced the appointment of 30-year information technology industry veteran Andy Monshaw to the StorMagic board of directors.
“StorMagic is uniquely positioned to capitalize in the growth of edge computing,” said Andy Monshaw, StorMagic board of directors member. “The success in very large retail establishments store environments and massive companies in the gig economy show the strength of the offerings and the momentum in this space. StorMagic is an exciting company, with a visionary leader and a team that executes. I am excited to contribute to this organization.”
Andy Monshaw currently serves as CEO of NGA Human Resources, is the former CEO of Pulse Secure, and previously held CFO, COO and General management positions at IBM.
From 2005 to 2008 he was the general manager for IBM Storage, and led the Mainframe Disk and Tape units, NetApp OEM (NSeries) and the acquisitions of XIV, and Diligent. Later at IBM, he led the converged Infrastructure platform Pureflex. Monshaw has worked and lived in the United States, Japan and Europe, and holds a bachelor of arts degree in economics from Rutgers University. Today, Monshaw also serves on the board of several technology, community and non-profit organizations.
“Andy Monshaw’s extensive background in information technology spans the storage, software, hardware and cloud computing space. His advisory expertise and knowledge of the customer base will have tremendous impact on StorMagic as we expand our sales, marketing and development capabilities,” said Hans O’Sullivan, CEO of StorMagic. “As we enter into a new fiscal year, and StorMagic continues on a healthy growth trajectory, it’s great to be able to add him to our board to bring new ideas and experience to the company.”
StorMagic’s continued corporate momentum follows on the heels of its 400 percent channel program growth announced earlier this spring. Visit StorMagic’s case study page to learn more about recent customer wins including Boston University, First Enterprise Bank and the Security Center of Iceland.
Established in 2006, StorMagic is simplifying storage at the edge. Its virtual SAN makes edge computing simple for everyone from large organizations with thousands of sites, to companies running a single small datacenter. StorMagic offers customers that are dissatisfied with the cost and complexity of external SANs a highly available, two-server solution that is simple, cost-effective and flexible. For additional information, visit www.stormagic.com.
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