Stratus Names Nigel Dessau Chief Marketing Officer

Stratus Names Nigel Dessau Chief Marketing Officer 
Technology Industry Veteran Brings Global Leadership and Branding,
Product Management and Sales Enablement Experience to Top Mission
Critical Availability Provider 
MAYNARD, MA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/29/13 --  Stratus Technologies,
Inc., a global leader in ensuring availability for mission critical
applications, announced today the appointment of Nigel Dessau as
chief marketing officer (CMO). Reporting directly to Stratus CEO and
President David Laurello, Dessau will lead all global corporate,
internal, and product marketing and management functions. 
"I am excited Nigel has joined the Stratus team," said Dave Laurello,
Stratus CEO and president. "He brings strong expertise in leading
both global technology marketing and product management teams and
these will be invaluable assets for driving Stratus' initiatives
forward, including our ability to deliver mission critical
availability in the cloud." 
"This is an exciting time to be joining a company that has spent the
better part of 30 years ensuring its customers mission critical
applications in banking and manufacturing among other industries are
always available," said Nigel Dessau, Stratus CMO. "Driven by new
technologies, applications, access requirements and devices, the
global market for mission critical applications is expanding
dramatically and Stratus has the leadership, and solutions to meet
these challenges. I am looking forward to scaling our marketing
effort to seize this tremendous opportunity." 
A seasoned technology and vertical industry veteran, Dessau brings
more than 25 years of marketing leadership experience to Stratus.
Dessau has held executive positions with Advanced Micro Devices
(AMD), StorageTek and Sun Microsystems. He began his career at IBM in
England in various sales roles, and worked at the company in both
England and New York. Dessau studied business at Nottingham Trent
University in the UK and will reside in Boston, Mass. 
About Stratus Technologies 
 Stratus delivers the world's only
proactive availability guarantee for the platforms that run the most
vital functions of commerce, public safety, manufacturing, financial
services, and healthcare. Combining patented software and hardware
technologies with thirty years of unparalleled remote monitoring and
management expertise for availability, Stratus helps save lives and
protect the business and reputations of companies, institutions, and
governments the world over. To learn more about worry-free computing,
visit www.stratus.com.  
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