Netli Appoints John Metzger as Senior Vice President of Technology and Operations; Industry Veteran to Support Company's Rapid Growth and Blue-Chip List of Customers.
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ADN Acide Désoxyribonucléique (French: DNA) ) services, today announced that John Metzger has been appointed senior vice president of technology and operations. In this new role, Mr. Metzger will be responsible for leading the company's engineering and operations team to expand its footprint of services and provide enhanced customer service for Netli's growing base of Fortune 500 companies.
"Netli provides world-class services that bolster the strengths of the Internet and virtually eliminate its primary weaknesses. This allows our customers to conduct e-business worldwide with confidence from a centralized cen·tral·ize
v. cen·tral·ized, cen·tral·iz·ing, cen·tral·iz·es
1. To draw into or toward a center; consolidate.
2. infrastructure. We needed to bring additional expertise to the management team to meet the growing market demand we are experiencing, including recent wins at companies like LexisNexis, Motorola and Philips Electronics. With more than 20 years of experience in networking, network management and technical operations, John has the expertise to allow us to continue exceeding customer expectations as we enter this new phase of growth," said Gary Messiana, president and CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. of Netli.
Metzger has spent his career leading development teams at emerging network technology companies to deliver award-winning products and services, achieving many significant industry accomplishments, including:
--The first gigabyte-level performance security chip with symmetric and public key capability, ushering in Noun 1. ushering in - the introduction of something new; "it signalled the ushering in of a new era"
first appearance, introduction, debut, entry, launching, unveiling - the act of beginning something new; "they looked forward to the debut of their new product line" the world's fastest packet processing for network security applications
--The world's most granular application recognition software, delivering exact identification and association of network traffic with a particular application
--The first fully conformant seven-layer OSI stack The protocol stack in the OSI model. See OSI. implementation for Manufacturing Automation Protocol (protocol) Manufacturing Automation Protocol - (MAP) A set of protocols developed by General Motors based on Token Bus (IEEE 802.4) and giving predictable real-time response. (MAP), allowing complete "lights out" factory deployments
Metzger joins Netli from Hifn, Inc., where he served as vice president of software engineering following its acquisition of Apptitude, Inc. Prior to his tenure at Hifn and Apptitude, Metzger served as vice president of product development at Seagate Software Seagate Software was an international software corporation headquartered in Scotts Valley, California. It was a majority owned subsidiary of Seagate Technology, the largest independent disc drive and related components company in the world. following the acquisition of Network Computing Storing and/or running applications in servers in a network. See cloud computing and network computer. , Inc. During his time at Seagate Software, Metzger also functioned as a key member of the corporate development team, performing technical due diligence Research; analysis; your homework. This term has caught on in all industries, because it sounds so "wired." Who would want to do analysis or research when they can do due diligence. See wired. leading to the purchase of six companies. Earlier in his career Metzger worked as vice president of development with CONNECT, Inc., and co-founder, vice president and chief technical officer at Software Decisions, Inc., acquired by Ungermann-Bass.
"This is an exciting time to be joining Netli," said Mr. Metzger. "As successful multi-national companies attempt to expand their e-businesses globally from local infrastructure, they need a service provider that understands and anticipates their technology and support needs, and delivers services that exceed their expectations. I look forward to leading Netli's efforts in these areas."
Netli's patented technology and services include NetLightning(TM), NetliContinuity(TM), NetliView(TM) and NetliOffload(TM). NetLightning, the company's flagship offering, delivers a business-quality Internet with global sub-second response times, high availability Also called "RAS" (reliability, availability, serviceability) or "fault resilient," it refers to a multiprocessing system that can quickly recover from a failure. There may be a minute or two of downtime while one system switches over to another, but processing will continue. and secure access to Web applications. NetliContinuity transparently enables failover, backup or regulatory compliance for organizations with two or more data centers without having to install software or hardware devices. NetliView is a comprehensive measurement and reporting service, which enables organizations to continuously monitor the health of their business-critical, Netli-optimized applications. Finally, NetliOffload is dedicated to managing offloaded files out of central repositories and those cached at the edge, ultimately providing more reliable, faster performance of dynamic and static Web applications.
Netli delivers a better Internet for business through its comprehensive suite of Application Delivery Network (ADN) services -- transparently enabling global eBusiness from local infrastructure. The world's leading and most successful companies use Netli's services to extend their market reach and reduce support costs while consolidating data center infrastructure. Netli is headquartered in Palo Alto, California “Palo Alto” redirects here. For other uses, see Palo Alto (disambiguation).
Palo Alto (IPA: /ˌpæloʊˈʔæltoʊ/, from Spanish: palo: "stick" and alto: "high", i.e. and was recently named an innovative technology leader by IDG's Computerworld Magazine. For more information, visit www.netli.com or call 1-866-26-NETLI.