Boulder, CO. (PRWEB) January 22, 2015
Enterprise Management Associates (EMA), a leading IT and data management research and consulting firm, today announced that Shamus McGillicuddy has joined the firm as senior analyst in the network management practice area. Shamus will specialize in tracking and researching the tools, technologies, and practices associated with planning, deploying, monitoring, optimizing, and troubleshooting enterprise-class networks.
“EMA has a long tradition of deep and rich enterprise network management research, and our newest team member will help us to maintain our position as the top independent analysis firm covering the sector,” said Jim Frey, EMA vice president of research, hybrid cloud & infrastructure management. “The considerable experience that Shamus has accumulated in covering the evolution of SDN will be of particular value as EMA continues to track and cover this important and disruptive evolutionary technology trend.”
Prior to joining EMA, Shamus was the news director for TechTarget’s networking publications, where he led the news team’s coverage of all networking topics. In this role, he published hundreds of articles about the technology and competitive positioning of networking products and vendors. Additionally, Shamus was a founding editor of TechTarget’s website SearchSDN.com, a leading resource for technical information and news on the software-defined networking industry.
“I’m very excited to join EMA, whose analysts I have long trusted as a journalist,” said Shamus. “With SDN, the Internet of Things, bare-metal switching, and countless other shifts in the networking industry, the network management market will be evolving rapidly. I look forward to working with companies that are innovating in this area.”
If you are interested in scheduling a briefing or research project with Shamus, please contact an EMA business development manager at +1.303.543.9500 or sales(at)emausa(dot)com.
Read Shamus’ complete bio: http://www.enterprisemanagement.com/about/team/Shamus_McGillicuddy.php
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Founded in 1996, EMA is a leading industry analyst firm that specializes in providing deep insight across the full spectrum of IT and data management technologies. EMA analysts leverage a unique combination of practical experience, insight into industry best practices, and in-depth knowledge of current and planned vendor solutions to help clients achieve their goals. Learn more about EMA research, analysis, and consulting services for enterprise line of business users, IT professionals and IT vendors at http://www.enterprisemanagement.com or blogs.enterprisemanagement.com.