Brocade’s new APJ Software Solutions Director: Harry Chung
Brocade (NASDAQ: BRCD) announced the appointment of Harry Chung to the role of Director for Software Solutions, Asia Pacific Japan (APJ), where he will be responsible for driving the business and technical development of Brocade’s software networking portfolio across the region. Based in Singapore, Chung will report to Matt Kolon, Brocade Vice President and Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for APJ.
Bringing more than 20 years of technology leadership and business development experience to Brocade, Chung joins from Oracle, where he was director for communication product sales. He joined Oracle through the acquisition of Acme Packet and previously spent 12 years at Cisco where he held various business development and technical marketing positions for service provider and mobile markets in Asia Pacific.
“In order for the network to become a platform for innovation, the underlying network infrastructure must transform and move to New IP network architectures that are software-centric, open and agile. Harry’s credentials in software solutions will come in handy as we help our customers digitize their businesses,” said Matt Kolon. “We look forward to leveraging his experience as an important asset for our regional technology team.”
“I am thrilled to join Brocade at this historic moment as it transforms itself to become a pure-play networking company, with comprehensive solutions that extend from the heart of the data center to the network core and edge,” said Harry Chung. “Software is clearly the future of networking, and Brocade is fully committed to it. I look forward to bringing value to both Brocade and our customers as we help them leverage the network as a platform for innovation.”
Chung lives in Singapore with his family and holds a Masters Degree from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
Brocade (NASDAQ: BRCD) networking solutions help the world’s leading organizations turn their networks into platforms for business innovation. With solutions spanning public and private data centers to the network edge, Brocade is leading the industry in its transition to the New IP network infrastructures required for today’s era of digital business. (www.brocade.com)