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  • 12 September 2016 11:19

Silver Peak names Graham Schultz to lead ANZ business

Set to accelerate growth and customer adoption of the company’s SD-WAN solutions

SYDNEY, September 12, 2016 - Silver Peak, the global leader in broadband and hybrid WAN solutions, today announced the appointment of Graham Schultz as Sales Director for Australia and New Zealand. He is tasked with accelerating growth and customer adoption of the company’s SD-WAN solutions.

Schultz brings 20 years of industry expertise to Silver Peak, after serving previously in senior sales and management roles with VMware, Brocade and Tintri Storage. His background spans software and hardware, cloud, virtualisation, servers, networking, storage and business intelligence.

“This is an exciting time to be joining Silver Peak, as they are the only vendor capable of offering a complete SD-WAN solution that simply and intelligently combines any combination of connectivity types into high-performance virtual WANs that deliver an unmatched user experience edge-to-edge,” said Schultz. “Its unrivalled performance, visibility and security, as well as potential to reduce costs by up to 90 per cent, gives us an outstanding foundation for growth and expansion in Australia and New Zealand.”

“We are pleased to add a seasoned professional in Graham Schultz to head our expanding ANZ team,” said Chris Helfer, senior vice president, worldwide sales for Silver Peak. “We are quickly establishing market leadership in the hyper growth emerging market for SD-WAN technologies that IDC predicts will grow to an estimated $US6 billion by 2020, and are confident that our Australian/New Zealand team will make an immediate impact on regional sales.”

About Silver Peak

Silver Peak is the global leader in broadband and hybrid WAN solutions. Silver Peak offers a complete range of best-in-class hardware, software and cloud-based WAN solutions that provide secure and reliable virtual overlays to connect users to applications with the flexibility to use any combination of underlying transport without compromising application performance. This results in greater business agility and lower costs. More than 2,000 globally distributed enterprises have deployed Silver Peak broadband and hybrid WAN solutions across more than 75 countries. Learn more at www.silver-peak.com.

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David Frost, PR Deadlines, for Silver Peak. +61.2.7903 9567 davidf@prdeadlines.com.au

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