SOURCE: SnapLogic

SnapLogic

March 23, 2010 09:00 ET

Eyal Shavit Joins SnapLogic as Senior Vice President of Products

Veteran Technologist to Drive Development of a New Generation of Data Integration Products Using Consumer Internet Principles and Practices

SAN MATEO, CA--(Marketwire - March 23, 2010) -  SnapLogic, the DataFlow company, announced today that Eyal Shavit has joined the company as senior vice president of products. Shavit will report directly to Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Gaurav Dhillon. More information about SnapLogic is available at www.snaplogic.com.

"Eyal brings to SnapLogic a powerful combination of both consumer Internet and enterprise IT experience," said Dhillon. "His skills and experiences will be invaluable as SnapLogic transforms the data integration market. I'm thrilled to have him on our team."

Shavit was formerly the executive vice president of product engineering at Mevio (formerly known as PodShow), the leading online video and audio network for episodic entertainment. At Mevio, Shavit developed a strong technical foundation for the company and was responsible for the entire product lifecycle worldwide, from concept and design through deployment in a private cloud. While there, Shavit brought to market, scaled, and grew a world-class entertainment platform for driving revenue through multiple lines of business, including ads, payments, and syndication. The service provides thousands of shows from several hundred producers and is watched by millions of consumers. Hosting the service in the cloud required serving petabytes of data in real-time while providing precise analytics to management and the producers.

Previously, Shavit was senior director of engineering and manager of worldwide engineering at Macrovision Corporation (now known as Rovi), where he was responsible for worldwide engineering and quality assurance centers in the U.S., Europe, and India. While at Macrovision, Shavit was responsible for an online store with white-label content management, DRM, and download services for Yahoo! Games.

Shavit earned a Ph.D. and a master's degree in artificial intelligence/machine vision from the University of Toronto and holds a bachelor's degree in computer science and mathematics from Hebrew University in Israel.

About SnapLogic
SnapLogic advances the data integration market with its innovative DataFlow platform, open architecture, and simple subscription business model. The DataFlow platform connects to almost any SaaS, cloud, or Web computing application via open connectors and data pipelines, providing information as a utility to business users and applications. SnapLogic was founded in 2006 by data integration pioneers and is headquartered in San Mateo, Calif. For more information, please visit www.snaplogic.com or call (650) 525-3540.

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