2014-03-13 20:52:00 - Summary: HOSTING, a leader in the managed cloud services market, promotes two internal employees to chief technology officer and vice president of product management.
Denver, CO, March 13, 2014 – HOSTING, a leading provider of managed cloud services, today announced the promotion of industry veterans Darrell Hyde and Sean Bruton to the roles of chief technology officer and vice president of product management, respectively. As CTO, Hyde will set and drive the strategy for HOSTING’s technology and partnerships as well as its Architecture, Engineering, and Quality Assurance organizations. Bruton will focus on aligning HOSTING’s innovative product management strategy with the challenges that enterprise and SME organizations face.
Hyde brings to bear more than two decades of service in the managed hosting industry. Prior to joining HOSTING, he was part of the engineering leadership team at Magpage Internet Services. During his tenure at HOSTING, Hyde
founded the Network Operations and Architecture teams and has played a lead role in determining and executing the organization's technical direction.
“Darrell has a strong history of innovation and driving the adoption of new technologies. He has been the architect for our product roadmap over the last two years and helped to orchestrate a true revolution in the way that we deliver our solutions to our customers,” said Art Zeile, CEO of HOSTING. “We are looking forward to his continued contribution to the growth of our business through customer-driven technology advancements.”
Bruton came to HOSTING in 2011 through the acquisition of NeoSpire Managed Hosting. With NeoSpire, Sean served as senior director of client services and security overseeing the development and delivery of numerous managed services. Prior to NeoSpire, Sean helped launch BancLeasing.com an online financial services for small and community banks.
“Sean truly embraces the ‘outside in’ product methodology by bringing customer teams into our product development culture,” said Zeile. “His focus will accelerate our success as we build product portfolio and solutions that are centered around solving real customer and industry problems.”
Both Hyde and Bruton will work out of HOSTING’s Denver-based headquarters.
HOSTING builds and operates high performance clouds for business-critical applications. With a unique lifecycle approach and the industry’s best team, HOSTING helps organizations design, build, migrate, manage and protect their cloud-based environments. Leveraging enterprise-class networking and connectivity technologies, HOSTING provides the highest levels of compliance, availability, recovery, security and performance. HOSTING owns and operates six geographically dispersed data centers under an ITIL-based control environment validated for compliance against HIPAA, PCI DSS and SOC (formerly SAS 70) frameworks. The company’s 3,000 global customers represent a variety of industries including software, healthcare, retail, media and entertainment, financial services, technology and government.
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