Peter Vinsel Joins VSS Monitoring as Vice President of Engineering

Oct 05, 2011, 08:00 ET from VSS Monitoring

SAN MATEO, Calif., Oct. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- VSS Monitoring, the world leader in Network Intelligence Optimization, today announced that the company has extended its depth of industry expertise with the appointment of Peter Vinsel to the position of vice president of Engineering.

Vinsel brings extensive experience in the development of high-capacity packet switching equipment, packet monitoring and network analytics for the networking and telecommunication industries to VSS Monitoring. With over 30 years of experience, Vinsel possesses the technical and operational expertise required to assemble and sustain high-output and best-in-class development organizations. Prior to joining VSS, Vinsel was the head of Development Operations in the Technology Office for IP and broadband networks at Ericsson. He has also served as vice president of Engineering at WildPackets and previously founded two networking companies: Ribbon Technology, a developer of packet switching fabric, and Vintel Communications, a developer of networking switches acquired by Tut Systems in 1999.

"As more organizations seek a cost effective approach to network optimization, VSS Monitoring is growing to meet this increased market demand," said Martin Breslin, CEO of VSS Monitoring. "To further this momentum, VSS Monitoring has added the tested leadership and experience of Peter Vinsel to the executive team. Mr. Vinsel will play a crucial role as the company moves aggressively to build on its position in this market and will be instrumental in attaining our overall business objectives."

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About VSS Monitoring:

VSS Monitoring, Inc. is the leader in network traffic capture, with the world's largest and most feature-rich family of traffic capture devices allowing IT professionals to see into the farthest reaches of even the largest networks, preventing problems from reaching end users, and greatly accelerating the ROI of network monitoring and security tools. VSS's innovative Distributed Traffic Capture Systems and active information assurance appliances such as the Protector Series™ herald a new architecture of network monitoring, one which fundamentally improves its capability and price-performance. The company is headquartered in San Mateo, Calif. For more information, visit

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Kevin Thornton
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