Bitdefender, a world known cybersecurity-technology company, founded and owned by Romanian IT entrepreneur Florin Talpes, which protects 500 million users worldwide, has appointed American Michael Gable as Vice President of its Data Center Group, a new division focused solely on cloud and data center security.
According to a company’s press release, the focus on the security market for data center will generate important increases in a segment with substantial potential.
The press release also informed that Michael Gable is a security-industry veteran with more than 20 years of experience in sales leadership, strategic alliances, professional services and sales engineering. In this new role, he will focus on helping enterprises solve cloud-workload security challenges, developing strategic alliances with key ecosystem partners and growing Bitdefender’s channel network in the data center segment.
“Bitdefender’s solutions leverage virtualization and cloud infrastructure to provide security which was not possible in the legacy data center world. These security solutions are highly effective against today’s most sophisticated attacks and they’re invisible to the attackers. They are built from the ground up for the modern data center and cloud infrastructure, delivering award-winning next-generation security plus a host of unique benefits that let enterprises extract maximum value from their data center-transformation initiatives. I look forward to helping organizations solve their data center-security challenges,”said Gable.
Gable will report to Bogdan Irina, Chief Operating Officer, Bitdefender.
“We are delighted to welcome Mike as a key member of our global enterprise team. He will play a key role in expanding our efforts in the data center and cloud space, bringing more than two decades of technology and cybersecurity sales-leadership experience,” said Bogdan Irina.