IRVINE, Calif. (April 8th, 2013) – Maxava, a global leader in IBM i high availability (HA) and disaster recovery (DR) software, today announced the appointment of another senior IBM i industry professional to strengthen its executive team.
John Dominic has joined Maxava as VP North America Sales and brings a wealth of experience to his role. John has over 15 years of experience in IBM monitoring, security and automation, with a primary focus on IBM Power Systems. He joins Maxava having previously held senior roles with another prominent ISV in the IBM i market. Mr Dominic will lead Maxava’s US sales team and will also contribute to the company’s strategic business development across the region including bringing additional impetus to both traditional software sales and Maxava’s leadership in the IBM i Cloud HA market.
Commenting on the appointment of Mr Dominic, Maxava CEO Allan Campbell said, “We are tremendously excited to welcome John to the Maxava team. His outstanding experience and understanding of the IBM i market will allow us to better communicate our message around reliable, quality and easily managed HA/DR solutions to the IBM i community. Continuing to add high caliber leadership is central to our plan to develop deeper connections to both the IBM partner community and our existing and growing prospective customer base.”
Maxava continues to grow its traditional license based business, adding a raft of new partner resellers across the nation, as well as recently securing a series of high profile new customers. These include such recognized names as Zimmer, XTO Energy and a leading Casino operator. Maxava was also the first IBM i software vendor to be certified on IBM Pure Flex Systems. Company CEO Allan Campbell recently spoke about Maxava’s Pure Flex experience during events held at IBM’s Innovation Centers in Waltham MA and Foster City CA. In the cloud, Maxava also continues to add MSP partnerships and with years of hosted HA/DR experience, the company is now the recognized leader in cloud based HA/DR for IBM i.
“Our global growth strategy includes not only ensuring that we have the right leadership in place but also making sure our partners and customers continue to be crystal clear about our products, services, and commitment to them in providing a seamless experience”, added Simon O’Sullivan, Senior Vice President, Maxava.
Maxava is a worldwide provider of innovative high availability and disaster recovery software solutions for IBM i systems. Customers have been using Maxava HA software for more than a decade to ensure business continuity, reduce risk and meet regulatory requirements. Maxava’s software ensures business resilience for a cross section of the world’s most demanding IBM i customers through SaaS, cloud, subscription and traditional licensed software models. Maxava has staff and customers located worldwide.