Nlyte Software Announces New Chairman Of The Board

Former CEO of Hortonworks Joins Board as Nlyte Expands Into Workload Asset Management 

SAN MATEO, CA – February 12, 2019 – Nlyte Software, the leading software provider for managing critical computing infrastructure, today announced it has appointed Rob Bearden, former CEO of Hortonworks, as Nlyte’s chairman of the board.

“We are excited to have Rob joining our board at this time as Nlyte’s expands from being the leading DCIM provider to the first company providing workload asset management for an organization’s entire critical infrastructure,” said Doug Sabella, President and CEO, Nlyte. “Rob is a veteran who understands the challenges organizations face as they evolve into hybrid cloud infrastructures to support their ever-expanding set of applications and will help guide the company as we continue to increase the value we provide our customers.”

As CEO for Hortonworks for seven years, Bearden has an excellent understanding of the challenges infrastructure professionals face in supporting application workloads and operating in a hybrid cloud world. His knowledge and relationships in the market will be invaluable as Nlyte broadens the value it provides customers from managing critical infrastructure to bolstering the efficiency and performance of application workloads.

“As evidenced by the record revenues they generated in 2018, Nlyte has done a great job of enforcing their position as the undisputed leader of the data center infrastructure management (DCIM) market and of consistently expanding their customer base worldwide,” said Rob Bearden, Chairman of the Board, Nlyte. “I look forward to helping the company deliver on its overall vision of helping companies not only manage their infrastructure more efficiently but to operate their workloads as intelligently as possible in a hybrid cloud world.”

About Nlyte Software

Since 2004 Nlyte has been committed to helping organizations optimize the management of their IT infrastructure. Nlyte automates the discovery, workflow management, and reporting across the entire technology stack, physical, virtual, and edge, including software and IoT devices. Nlyte reduces costs and risk while improving efficiency and transparency for the entire organization.

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