Numecent Announces the Appointment of Bernard Harguindeguy as Chairman

Harguindeguy brings his expertise in technology to Numecent to focus on identifying new opportunities and initiatives.

August 21, 2017 – Irvine, CA – Numecent, Inc., a pioneer and technology leader in enterprise software application delivery, today announced the appointment of Bernard Harguindeguy to the company’s Board of Directors. Numecent’s award-winning and patented Cloudpaging™ platform excels in web-scale delivery of any Microsoft® Windows® application to virtual or physical desktops through virtualization and isolation, without having to stream pixels. Harguindeguy, a serial entrepreneur with over 30 years of operating experience in high-technology companies, will serve as the board’s Chairman.

“Numecent is extremely fortunate to have such an avid proponent of our technology as its new board chair,” commented Arthur Hitomi, CEO of Numecent. “Bernard is an experienced, influential thought leader and it is a measure of distinction for our company to have him in this role.”

Harguindeguy will focus on identifying new opportunities through strategic partnerships and initiatives which enable partners (managed service providers and technology resellers) to move into the Cloud and create recurring revenues by providing outsourced Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS.)

“Numecent’s Cloudpaging technology is powerful,” states Harguindeguy, the newly appointed chair. “The company has perfected the end user experience of virtualized applications while significantly decreasing the time spent by IT departments to package, manage, and deploy applications.”

ABOUT BERNARD HARGUINDEGUY

Bernard Harguindeguy is a serial entrepreneur with a proven record of building high growth organizations and award-winning products. He brings strong expertise delivering security and data center software to large enterprises, government agencies, Telcos, and consumers. His previous experience includes:

  • Chairman, President, and CEO at Atlantis Computing (award-winning storage optimization software)
  • CEO of Green Border (first security company acquired by Google – technology turned into Chrome)
  • CEO of WorldTalk (NASDAQ – Email security company acquired by Tumbleweed)
  • Chairman of Booshaka (Big Data Company acquired by Sprinkler)
  • Chairman of Norskale (acquired by Citrix)
  • Chairman of BorderWare (security appliance company acquired by WatchGuard)
  • Board Member at Sygate Technologies (desktop security company acquired by Symantec)

Bernard earned a MS in Engineering Management from Stanford University, a BS in Electrical Engineering, Summa Cum Laude, from the University of California Irvine, and is a member of the University of California Irvine School of Engineering Leadership Council. Bernard was inducted into the University of California Irvine Engineering Hall of Fame in 2015.

ABOUT NUMECENT

Numecent is the pioneer of Cloudpaging, an award-winning cloud technology designed to maximize application compatibility and portability across modern desktop environments. Created by a world-class team of engineers, its core technology was developed at University of California, Irvine with funding from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). Headquartered in Irvine, California and backed by Deutsche Telekom, Numecent launched out of “stealth” mode in 2012. Today, the company serves millions of users around the world, with two satellite locations in London and Tokyo. Continuing its spirit of innovation, its technology portfolio includes 58 issued patents (and counting).

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MEDIA CONTACT

Duncan Byargeon | Director of Marketing
duncan.byargeon@numecent.com
Telephone: (949) 833-2800

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