Reston, VA (PRWEB) November 1, 2010
ScienceLogic, a leading provider of IT Operations and Cloud Monitoring solutions, announced today that Tom McDonough has joined ScienceLogic’s board of directors. Currently President and COO of Sourcefire, McDonough will provide strategic guidance to the company as it continues its rapid growth in the cloud monitoring field.
“Tom is a proven entrepreneur and operating manager who understands what needs to be done in a company to achieve significant and repeatable success,” said David Link, CEO of ScienceLogic. “He has the track record to prove it – taking companies from startup to successful exits and public offerings, not just once but four times. We could not be more pleased to have his guidance and expertise as we establish ourselves as the de facto standard for cloud computing management.”
McDonough has served as President and COO of Sourcefire since 2002. Prior to joining Sourcefire, he served as CEO of Mountain Wave, Inc., an early stage information security company, and oversaw the company’s successful acquisition by Symantec in 2002. McDonough has also served as Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales for Riverbed Technologies, Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales for Aether Systems, Inc., and Vice President of North American Sales and Professional Services for Axent Technologies Inc. He holds a B.A. in Economics and an MBA from the University of Notre Dame.
“This is an exciting time to join the Board of ScienceLogic,” said McDonough. “The company has the right mix of innovative technology, management expertise, financial resources and overall passion to be a powerful presence in the cloud computing space for years to come.”
ScienceLogic is the leading cloud management solution for all business sectors, from government agencies to service providers to Fortune 500 customers. The company’s EM7 product line provides a holistic view of all IT assets – physical, virtual or cloud-based. ScienceLogic recently received a $15 million funding round from New Enterprise Associates (NEA) to assist in its rapid expansion in the exploding cloud market space.
For more information, please visit http://www.sciencelogic.com.
Founded and staffed by technology professionals who are intensely focused on making IT management simpler, better and faster, ScienceLogic is committed to helping IT simplify datacenter and cloud management with a single integrated solution that provides value immediately. ScienceLogic's patent-pending EM7 Meta-Appliances are a next-generation "framework" solution engineered to deliver comprehensive systems, network and application management out-of-the-box. The revolutionary EM7 technology combines a secure and pre-integrated set of applications with automation tools, reporting, "single pane of glass" view and centralized data repository - all optimized to work together for proactive and efficient IT operations management. Industry Awards: AlwaysOn East Top 100 Companies (Cloud and Infrastructure), Inc500 Fastest Growing Private Companies, Winner - Best of Interop/Network Management), Gartner Cool Vendor in IT Operations. For more information, call 1-800-SCI-LOGIC (1-800-724-5644) or visit our web site at http://www.sciencelogic.com.