SAN JOSE, Calif., Dec. 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Xbridge Systems, Inc., the cybersecurity experts for data discovery on IBM® System z®, today announced the appointment of a new officer to its Board of Directors. The new appointment named is Lin C. Wu – High Technology consultant for US-based companies developing partnerships in Asia for 20+ years, formerly Vice President of Business Development at Hewlett Packard. Lin joined HP through the company's acquisition of Compaq and Tandem, where he was Vice President of Technology Development and Software Operations.
"We are so pleased Mr. Wu has joined our board," stated Ray A. Williams Jr., Chairman, CEO and Co-Founder for Xbridge, having had the distinct pleasure of working with Lin who was the Director of Technology Development at Amdahl Corporation. "It's a real joy to once again collaborate and discuss technology with my former colleague."
Xbridge Systems welcomes Lin Wu who has engaged adding his expertise and direction to the robust resources and leadership in place to achieve its goals. "There are many new initiatives being implemented that compel IBM z system proprietors to identify where critical data resides in their IT environment. With Lin's assistance, Data Loss Prevention on mainframes will soon become an industry norm. We greatly appreciate his willingness to serve and look forward to benefitting from his counsel," said Mark Conroy, Chief Information Security Officer for Xbridge Systems, formerly with State Street Bank.
Mr. Wu's three decades of operations experience include six years as President and CEO of Integrated CMOS Systems, which he sold to Toshiba in 1990. Prior to ICS, Lin served as Senior Vice President at Storage Technology Computer Research. "The mainframe technology this company brings to the industry alongside the opportunity to work with Ray once again makes this alliance very exciting," stated Mr. Wu.
Lin Wu received his BS and MS degrees in Electrical Engineering from Columbia University.
About Xbridge Systems, Inc.
Xbridge Systems provides data loss prevention software and services to commercial and government customers who need to identify, discover, monitor and protect critical data assets on z Systems mainframes. With Xbridge software, organizations can reduce risk, protect brand reputation and privacy, and comply with internal and external security policies. Xbridge Systems, Inc. is headquartered in San Jose, California. For more information go to http://www.xbridgesystems.com or contact Xbridge Systems, Inc.
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