SOURCE: Cenzic

March 10, 2008 08:00 ET

Cenzic Appoints Lars Ewe as Chief Technology Officer

Former AMD and Borland Executive Brings Critical Experience as Company Sees Blistering Growth

SANTA CLARA, CA--(Marketwire - March 10, 2008) - Cenzic, the leading provider of application security vulnerability assessment and risk management solutions, today named Lars Ewe its chief technology officer. With more than 12 years experience in strategic roles, Ewe will be responsible for helping in the technology direction of the company and thought leadership, and will play an integral role in the company's evolution.

"We are very pleased to have Lars as a member of our management team," said John Weinschenk, CEO and president of Cenzic. "With his aggressive record in strategy development, progressive experience in enterprise software and tremendous ability to build and lead teams, Lars possesses the expertise that will further define the culture and success at Cenzic."

Ewe joins Cenzic from Advance Micro Devices (AMD) where as director of systems manageability, he successfully led the effort to create an overall AMD systems manageability and security strategy, along with implementing product strategies and roadmaps. While at AMD, Lars served as the representative of the Distributed Management Task Force, a standards organization, to the board of directors.

Prior to AMD, Ewe was senior director for worldwide server sales and services at Borland Software Corporation. Ewe also held senior positions with Oracle Corporation and WebGain, Inc.

"Having been active in the industry for several years, I have watched Cenzic grow into a leader in market security solutions," Ewe said. "I am thrilled to be a part of such a dynamic management team and look forward to working with customers that inspire Cenzic's innovative products and solutions, and play a key role in shaping the future of Web security."

Ewe earned Bachelor's of Science and Master's of Science degrees in Mechanical Engineering from the Technical University of Munich, Germany.

About Cenzic

Cenzic is the next-generation Web application security assessment and risk management solutions leader. The Cenzic suite of application security solutions fits the need of any company from remote, Software as a Service (ClickToSecure®), for testing one or more applications, to a full enterprise-wide solution (Cenzic Hailstorm® Enterprise ARC) for effectively managing application security risks across an enterprise. Always an innovator, Cenzic has integrated Hailstorm with VMware to enable testing of production Web applications through virtualization -- making Cenzic the only company in the industry with a complete solution for assessing Web applications in all stages from development to production. In addition, Cenzic solutions, targeted at financial services, e-retail, high-tech, energy, healthcare and government sectors, are the most accurate, comprehensive and extensible in the industry, empowering organizations to stay on top of unrelenting application security threats.

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