SOURCE: Cemaphore Systems

April 10, 2006 11:45 ET

Cemaphore Appoints Jim O'Reilly, Vice President of Product Management

Management Team Continues to Grow as Company Nears Launch of MailShadow®, Disaster Recovery for Exchange

SAN MATEO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 10, 2006 -- Cemaphore Systems, a leading innovator in email disaster recovery, announces that Jim O'Reilly has joined the company as Vice President of Product Management. Cemaphore continues to build its executive team as the company prepares to ship MailShadow 2.0 to the Microsoft Exchange community. MailShadow delivers rapid, reliable and affordable disaster recovery for Exchange restoring complete email service in 10 minutes or less.

"Jim brings both broad technical and business experience to Cemaphore at this critical time in the company's growth," said Tyrone Pike, CEO of Cemaphore. "As we roll out our disaster recovery solution, Jim will be an important addition to strengthening our executive team and will be a great asset in setting both strategic and tactical directions."

Jim O'Reilly has held a number of executive roles in the storage and systems business, having been CEO of Scalant Systems and CTO at Datawave. A well-known industry leader, Jim led the team responsible for the creation of SCSI at NCR, with the first SCSI chip in the Smithsonian, among other industry 'firsts.' He has led pioneer development in blade server and intelligent storage systems, and has a depth of industry knowledge.

"Cemaphore is driving some very creative product solutions, addressing near-real-time disaster recovery issues. This is already resonating well with prospective customers," said Jim O'Reilly. "I'm pleased and proud to be a part of such an innovative team."

About Cemaphore Systems, Inc.

Founded in April 2002, Cemaphore Systems, Inc., is a leading provider of messaging services management (MSM) solutions. The company is based in San Mateo, California, with a development center in Provo, Utah. Cemaphore has raised $19.4 million from Mayfield, Worldview Technology Partners, vSpring Capital, and individual investors. Cemaphore is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner. For additional information, please call (650) 227-5400 or visit the company's Web site at

Cemaphore is a trademark and MailShadow is a registered trademark of Cemaphore Systems, Inc.

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