Zerto Enhances Executive Team and Software Defined Data Center Leadership with New VP of Product Management Rob Strechay
Appointment of Former HPE Global Product Team Lead, Rob Strechay, Supports Zerto’s Commitment to Agile Business with Zerto Cloud Continuity Platform™
Boston – January 26, 2016 – Zerto, providers of enterprise-class disaster recovery and business continuity software for virtualized data centers and cloud environments, today announced the appointment of Rob Strechay as vice president of product management. Strechay is based in the Boston headquarters and will be working closely with the engineering, sales and marketing teams on the roadmap for Zerto’s flagship products.
Prior to joining Zerto, Strechay was Director of Product Management and Marketing for Software-defined Storage, Hyper-converged and Manageability at Hewlett Packard Enterprise where he led the worldwide product management team for HPE’s converged storage management, software-defined storage and hyper-converged products. Strechay was also at NetApp where he was a worldwide expert and lead of sales engineering. Prior to joining NetApp, via the acquisition of Akorri, he spent over six years growing the award-winning product. Strechay has also served as director of storage and disaster recovery for a global 200 financial services company, where he was responsible for their strategic and tactical roadmap for storage infrastructure and disaster recovery planning initiatives.
“With Rob’s extensive disaster recovery background, we’re thrilled to have him join our team to bolster our evolving products in 2016,” said Ziv Kedem, CEO of Zerto. “Given the significant contributions Rob made during his tenure at HPE, we look forward to harnessing that expertise as we work to support dynamic, and highly agile software defined infrastructures to better support our customers’ evolving business needs.”
With Zerto’s Virtual Replication 4.0 flagship product, IT managers and c-suite executives alike can handle any infrastructure challenges from acquisitions, data migrations, compliance and data recovery, thus allowing companies to move forward with confidence to other impactful areas of the business.
Strechay holds a Bachelor of Science in business administration from Boston University.
Zerto is committed to keeping enterprise and cloud IT running 24/7 by providing innovative, simple, reliable and scalable business continuity software solutions. Through the Zerto Cloud Continuity Platform, organizations can seamlessly protect and move virtualized workloads between public, private and hybrid clouds. The company’s flagship product, Zerto Virtual Replication, has become the standard for protection, recovery and migration of applications in cloud and virtualized data centers, and won numerous awards, including Best of Show at VMworld 2011, Best of VMworld Europe 2014, as well as 2011, 2012 and 2013 Product of the Year Awards for its innovative hypervisor-based replication approach. For more information, go to www.zerto.com.