SAN RAMON, Calif., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kovarus, Inc., a leading systems integrator specializing in increasing IT efficiency by architecting and integrating business-aligned IT solutions, today announced the appointment of Mathew Shuster as Vice President of Consulting for the Rocky Mountain Region. Shuster brings more than 14 years of technology consulting experience to Kovarus spanning a wide range of disciplines, including: cloud enablement, custom application development, enterprise architecture, IT service management, project management, and application integration. He will be responsible for leading the Kovarus consulting organization in the Rocky Mountain Region.
Shuster comes to Kovarus from Statera where he most recently served as vice president of technology consulting. In this role, he was responsible for technology strategy, emerging technology practice development, and leadership of the technology consulting team. During his 10 year tenure with the firm, Shuster also held senior consultant, director, and principal roles, delivering strategic consulting services to enterprise and mid-market clients in the Western region of the United States.
"Shuster's experience and skills are a perfect match for our organization and strongly complement our passion to serve our customers," said Andy Lewis, CIO of Kovarus. "His deep ties within the Western region and proven track record of success will be a tremendous asset as we continue our rapid growth in the area. We look forward to the contribution he will make to our winning team."
"Kovarus is committed to delivering business-aligned IT solutions and helping customers through their journey to IT-as-a-Service," said Shuster. "The Kovarus team possesses deep expertise around the major technology trends in play today, such as cloud computing, data center automation, and devops. I'm excited for the opportunity to work with such exceptionally talented people and to deliver solutions with true business value for our customers."
Kovarus focuses on increasing IT efficiency for their clients by architecting and integrating business-aligned IT solutions. The company's holistic approach to helping customers deliver IT-as-a-Service (ITaaS) focuses on the people, process, and technologies for enabling IT management and service delivery. This includes deep expertise in data center technologies, including: virtualization, server, storage, networking and cloud computing. Kovarus enables its customers to dramatically simplify their IT operating model and cost-effectively deliver the resources their organizations need to succeed in today's highly competitive environment.
Kovarus has been chosen as a premier partner by leading technology companies including VMware, EMC, and Cisco, and has successfully helped a wide range of private and public sector customers drive business innovation and success. Founded in 2003, Kovarus is headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area with additional locations in Sacramento, Seattle, and Denver. For more information on Kovarus, please visit www.kovarus.com.
SOURCE Kovarus, Inc.