Cirba Appoints Dell Services Veteran Michael Marketo
as Senior Vice President, Services
Toronto, Ontario– April 22, 2014 - Cirba Inc., the leading provider of Automated Capacity Control software, today announced the appointment of Michael Marketos to the position of Senior Vice President, Services. Marketos is charged with overseeing all functions within Cirba's Services organization, including Technical Services, Documentation and Training.
"We are very excited to have Mike join our team. Coming to us from Dell, a global Cirba Powered Service Provider, Mike has experienced firsthand the tremendous increases in infrastructure efficiency and reductions in operational risk that Cirba delivers to its customers," said Gerry Smith, president and CEO, Cirba. "He has extensive experience building businesses, managing operations, and integrating technology on behalf of global corporations, and we look forward to utilizing his strengths as our organization grows aggressively in the coming year."
Prior to joining Cirba, Marketos spent the last decade with Dell in various leadership roles in both the Consulting and Managed Services divisions. Most recently, he was Services Sales Director for Dell Services, where he managed the division's sales across North America and five lines of business. Prior to this, he was the Regional Director for Dell Consulting Services, where he was responsible for highly complex, strategic services delivery to customers, including virtualization and cloud computing, and application management, among others. His experience also includes positions at other technology consulting companies, such as InSource Consulting, and i2 Technologies.
About Cirba Inc.
Cirba's Automated Capacity Control software intelligently balances infrastructure supply and demand in virtual and cloud infrastructure in order to eliminate capacity risk and drive enterprise efficiency. Only Cirba provides complete visibility into existing and future demand for compute, storage and network resources so organizations can optimize VM routing, placement and sizing decisions and forecast with accuracy. Global 2000 customers using Cirba see 40-70% improvements in infrastructure efficiency through dramatically higher VM density and safer, automated operations.