Inocybe Technologies Announces Expanded Global Presence as Company Continues to Grow
Company Expands to San Francisco, London and Boston with Industry Veteran John Zannos Joining Inocybe as Chief Revenue Officer
MONTREAL, QC – August 7, 2017 – Inocybe Technologies today announced an expanded global presence with offices now in San Francisco, Boston and London supporting the growing market demand for Open Networking solutions within both the enterprise and evolving service provider ecosystems. Lead by an experienced management team with extensive experience in delivering innovative cloud and networking technologies in both startup and established technology companies, Inocybe today also announces the addition of industry veteran and visionary John Zannos as Chief Revenue Officer leading global sales, marketing, alliances and customer engineering.
Cloud, IoT and 5G are changing how modern networks are operated and deployed at scale. Inocybe’s Open Networking Platform is the first to enable enterprises and service providers to deploy software defined networking (SDN) and network function virtualization (NFV) solutions across an integrated and consumable environment.
“Vendors such as Inocybe are delivering solid networking solutions from the datacenter to the IoT edge to solve the complicated network and business challenges that come with implementing cloud and IoT solutions”, said Christopher R. Wilder, senior analyst for IoT at Moor Insights & Strategy. “The addition of an industry leader like John, with unique executive commercial experience with open ecosystems and foundations powering the next generation of networking will help Inocybe capitalize on its industry momentum.”
“John is an outstanding addition to our leadership team enabling our global expansion to deliver the next generation of networks to the market”, said Mathieu Lemay CEO of Inocybe Technologies. “He is a proven leader in scaling software and open source companies. His executive experience with startups, software, cloud and networking is invaluable. As we execute our growth strategy of delivering best in class Open Networking technology for enterprises and service providers, John will be a key factor to our success.”
“The market and engineering momentum of Inocybe is very powerful,” said John Zannos, Chief Revenue Officer of Inocybe Technologies. “With our expanding team of skilled open source and network engineers my focus is on expanding our global revenue, and ensuring that our enterprise and service provider customers are satisfied, and our partners grow with us.”
Zannos has a successful track record of growing software, cloud and networking businesses. He brings leadership experience in the technology sector, including data centers, virtualization, cloud, telecoms and enterprise software. As an industry leader Zannos has served as the Chairman of the OpenPOWER Foundation, board member for Open-Orchestrator Foundation (Open-O), OPNFV, and the OpenStack Foundation. He also was one the early participants in ONAP. Prior to Inocybe, he served as the Vice President of the Cloud Platform Business and Business Development at Canonical. Prior to joining Canonical, Zannos held leadership positions at Hewlett Packard (HP), Compaq, Digital and ARCO.
About Inocybe Technologies
Inocybe Technologies is the leading Open Networking technology provider from the data center to the network edge. Inocybe’s Open Networking Platform enables customers to deploy an integrated and consumable network based on the leading, emerging and innovative open networking software. The Inocybe Open Networking Platform accelerates the adoption of automated and intelligent networking for enterprises and service providers based on OpenDaylight, FD.io, PNDA and ONAP. For additional information contact us on Twitter @inocybetech or www.inocybe.com.
Inocybe will continue to expand its team of experts driving Open Networking solutions for customers globally. Those interested in leading Open Networking innovation globally, should contact Inocybe at Jobs@inocybe.com.