Skyera Appoints Gurinder Brar as Vice President Systems Engineering
SAN JOSE, Calif., Dec. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Skyera Inc., founded by an executive and engineering team with unsurpassed backgrounds in the solid-state, storage and networking arenas, today announced that it has named Gurinder Brar as its Vice President of Systems Engineering.
Brar comes to Skyera from STEC Inc., where he served as Director of Systems Architecture and Technical Marketing. Prior to STEC, Brar spent 13 years at NetApp as Director of Systems Engineering and Manager of Technical Presales. At Bell Canada, Brar managed a team of Presales engineers selling internetworking products from Cisco and Bay Networks. He has a Bachelor's of Engineering in Electrical Engineering from Dalhousie University.
"Gurinder has deep experience and technical knowledge in the storage and SSD marketplaces and a long history of leadership at some of the biggest companies in our industry," said Radoslav Danilak, CEO of Skyera. "I look forward to Gurinder's contributions in helping further develop and bring to market an all-Flash solid-state storage system that will finally replace hard disk drive-based storage."
Skyera Inc. is a disruptive provider of enterprise solid-state storage systems designed to enable a large class of applications with extraordinarily high performance, exceptionally lower power consumption and cost effectiveness relative to existing enterprise storage systems. Founded by the executives who previously developed the world's most-advanced flash memory controller, Skyera is backed by key technology and financial partnerships designed to position it at the forefront of the hyper growth in the solid-state storage sector. The company was chosen by Flash Memory Summit as a Best of Show award winner for 2012 in the category of Most Innovative Flash Memory Enterprise Business Application. For more information about the company, visit skyera.com.
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