San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) November 28, 2006
GuardianEdge Technologies Inc., a leading provider of data protection software for government and enterprise organizations, today announced the appointment of Kenneth Ng to the position of senior vice president of technologies. In this newly-created position, Ng will be responsible for the strategic direction and development of the company's Encryption Anywhere Data Protection Platform. Reporting directly to GuardianEdge President and CEO, Alan Fudge, Ng will oversee research and development, software engineering and product certification programs.
"Kenneth brings a successful track record in the creation of enterprise-class software offerings to his position of senior vice president of technologies," said Fudge. "Organizations are increasingly aware of the need for encryption as a safeguard against data loss. GuardianEdge is continuously working to innovate the methods by which Fortune 1000 organizations and government agencies safeguard their critical data through encryption, and Kenneth's expertise further supports our goal of making encryption a component in every organization's security arsenal."
Ng joins GuardianEdge from Vormetric, a provider of security solutions for protecting sensitive data from unauthorized access, where he served as the executive vice president of engineering. Prior to Vormetric, Ng served as vice president in the enterprise information systems division at Oracle, where he led product development efforts with XML database adoption, enterprise search and regulatory compliance. Ng also held management and architect positions at Borland Software Corporation and Informix, now part of IBM. In addition, Ng is the founder of Asera, an ecommerce infrastructure company acquired by SEEC, Inc.
Mr. Ng received a Bachelor of Science degree as well as a Masters in Computer Science from the University of Minnesota.
About GuardianEdge Technologies
GuardianEdge Technologies is a market leader in reducing the cost and complexity of enterprise data security. More than two million users around the world depend on GuardianEdge encryption solutions to protect sensitive and proprietary information, to ensure compliance with rules for safeguarding privacy and to enable secure enterprise mobility.
Major organizations that use the company's encryption software include Lockheed Martin Corporation, Deutsche Bank AG and Humana Inc., as well as numerous agencies in the U.S. departments of veteran affairs, defense, state and education. http://www.guardianedge.com
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