TEMPE, Ariz. – Aug. 26, 2008 – Solid State Networks, a leading developer of software solutions for high-performance content delivery, today announced the appointment of Carl Kaiser as the company's senior vice president of content delivery. Kaiser’s role with Solid State Networks will focus on defining and leading the company's business development efforts through strategic alliances and revenue generation programs.
Kaiser brings to Solid State Networks more than 20 years of experience in the communications, Internet, and technology industries. Prior to joining Solid State Networks, he was a founding team member of Limelight Networks, where he was the senior director of strategic alliances.
"We are excited to have Carl on our team and heading up our business development and sales programs," stated Solid State Networks' CEO and founder Rick Buonincontri. "Carl's extensive knowledge and experience within the CDN space adds a new dimension to our team and it is indicative of the shift from CDN services to hybrid delivery technologies, such as ours."
A market veteran of the communications industry, Kaiser is a known expert in the areas of sales, strategy, business development, and client relationship management that has set records and delivered top performer results for Qwest, AT&T and Sprint Communications. Prior to moving into telecom, he was responsible for sales of computer hardware, software and peripherals at MicroAge, Inc. In addition to his sales productivity, he has managed, trained and developed top performing sales teams for multiple organizations.
“I am proud to take a leadership role at Solid State Networks, a company that has been at the vanguard of our industry,” noted Kaiser. “As the market focus has changed to hybrid delivery networks, Solid State Networks is in a unique position to make a significant impact on the future of content delivery.”
About Solid State Networks
Solid State Networks is a leading developer of industry-specific, high performance content delivery solutions that enable content publishers to offer the ultimate content acquisition experience. Solid State’s core technology is designed for the delivery of a large files (including games, video and software) using a variety of protocols to multiple platforms. Since early 2007, Solid State Networks has steadily gained recognition within the gaming industry as a highly innovative company with reliable technology and versatile solutions. For more information, please visit www.solidstatenetworks.com.
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