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[November 18, 2014]

Pluribus Networks Appoints Chief Financial Officer

PALO ALTO, Calif. --(Business Wire)--

Pluribus Networks, the company that brings together compute, network, storage and virtualization into a single, open and programmable SDN platform, announced today the appointment of George de Urioste as chief financial officer.

De Urioste comes to Pluribus with more than 30 years of experience as CFO, COO, board director and advisor with companies such as Marvell, Ricoh, Remedy, Bridgelux (News - Alert), Vendavo and Arrayent. His expertise includes SaaS, semiconductors, LED lighting and software in both enterprise and mid markets.

"The economics of data center operations are poised for the next evolution of cost and performance," said de Urioste. "Pluribus empowers network operations with software-defined products to increase strategic value at unprecedented levels. I am glad to be part of a great team with a solid product. Customers are benefiting well today from new advantages in their existing environmens."

"I am pleased to add another experienced executive to the Pluribus team," said Kumar Srikantan, Pluribus president and CEO. "Since I joined the company a year ago, we have brought to market a technology that has changed the networking world and allowed networks and applications to get closer together through a software-defined approach. George has joined Pluribus to help us support the revenue growth and will use his broad knowledge to guide the company as it enters a new growth phase and expands into new markets."

About Pluribus Networks

Pluribus Networks delivers the industry's first and only bare-metal, distributed network hypervisor operating system, Netvisor, for the convergence of compute, network, storage and virtualization based on open compute and open networking technologies, enabling a new class of highly programmable network-aware applications and services. The Pluribus Freedom architecture allows cloud operators and enterprises to better support application performance SLAs while reducing OPEX (News - Alert) and CAPEX and accelerating service deployment velocity. For more information, visit or go to

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