Dec 19 2011

Ipswitch, Inc.’s Network Management Division Strengthens Senior Management Team

Ronnie Ray Named Vice President of Marketing and Product Management

LEXINGTON, Mass. ─ December 19, 2011 ─ Ipswitch Inc.’s Network Management Division, developer of the WhatsUp Gold suite of innovative IT management solutions, today announced that it has named Ronnie Ray as its Vice President of Marketing and Product Management. Ray’s highly analytical, entrepreneurial and pragmatic mindset will help him drive market-leading growth at Ipswitch, Inc. in both its current and new sectors.

 

Ray brings in nearly twenty years of experience in marketing and building technology and software products in both public and private companies, with in-depth expertise in the IT Management industry. For the past three years, he has built up and run a product marketing and strategy consultancy, MarketPlane, which counted Ipswitch among its many clients. In the past, he led InfoVista SA’s marketing and Product Management functions as Vice President. Prior to that, he was a founding member and VP of Marketing and Products at Atesto Technologies, a venture-backed startup that was eventually acquired by InfoVista.

 

“In today’s business environment, Marketing and Product Management responsibility for a rapidly growing organization needs to be led by someone with a passion for creativity and innovation, but most importantly coupled with an operations and analytical mindset,” says Ennio Carboni, president of Ipswitch Network Management Division. “Ronnie Ray is a proven leader and we are excited to have him join the Ipswitch team.”

 

About the Network Management Division of Ipswitch, Inc.

The Network Management Division of Ipswitch, Inc. is the developer of the WhatsUp Gold suite of innovative IT management software. WhatsUp Gold is deployed on over 100,000 networks worldwide and delivers comprehensive network, system, application and event log monitoring and management solutions for small and medium businesses and enterprises. The award winning solution supports a wide range of IT management tasks including automated discovery, mapping, real-time monitoring, alerting, troubleshooting and reporting.

Founded in 1991 and currently celebrating its 20th anniversary, Ipswitch, Inc. is headquartered in Lexington, Massachusetts, and has offices in Atlanta and Augusta, Georgia and Madison, Wisconsin, as well as its European headquarters in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Ipswitch sells its products through distributors, resellers and OEMs worldwide.

To learn more about WhatsUp Gold, please visit:

http://www.whatsupgold.com/products/download/