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AppZero Names Jim Noschese Global VP of Sales

Seasoned executive to build out organization and infrastructure to support high growth server application virtualization sales

Server application virtualization pioneer AppZero has announced the appointment of Jim Noschese as Global VP of Sales. As Vice President of Global Sales, Jim Noschese will combine strategy, staffing, and customer satisfaction levels to drive AppZero revenue growth and customer loyalty.

Jim comes to AppZero with more than 25 years of experience in technology-based solution sales management experience spanning companies such as CIMTEK, Inc, Open Ratings, Emptoris, and Parametric Technology (PTC).  His record of success is marked by consistent and frequently explosive growth in key regions for which he was responsible.  Jim holds a BA in Economics and an MBA from the University of Dallas.

Speaking of the opportunity Jim said, "Server virtualization is main stream.  Now, executives and IT pros are faced with moving applications and workloads onto all those servers in data centers and clouds.  AppZero is very well positioned to meet that requirement."

About AppZero
AppZero virtualizes server applications for portability and ease of distribution.  AppZero's patented software packages Windows, Linux, and Solaris applications in OS-free Virtual Application Appliances (VAA) for rapid provisioning: across a network, on any server (physical or virtual), in the data center, hosted, or in the cloud, without change or lock-in.  The result is applications that can easily move from one environment to another as quickly as business circumstances require.  First to market virtualizing server applications, the company also offers a Windows desktop version. For more information, visit and follow and follow us on twitter @appzero-inc.

More Stories By Greg O'Connor

Greg O'Connor is President & CEO of AppZero. Pioneering the Virtual Application Appliance approach to simplifying application-lifecycle management, he is responsible for translating Appzero's vision into strategic business objectives and financial results.

O'Connor has over 25 years of management and technical experience in the computer industry. He was founder and president of Sonic Software, acquired in 2005 by Progress Software (PRGS). There he grew the company from concept to over $40 million in revenue.

At Sonic, he evangelized and created the Enterprise Service Bus (ESB) product category, which is generally accepted today as the foundation for Service Oriented Architecture (SOA). Follow him on Twitter @gregoryjoconnor.