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September 17, 2013 09:09 ET

Former Apple and Yahoo! Executive Scott Noteboom Joins LitBit as CEO

LitBit Announces Appointment of Scott Noteboom as Founder and Chief Executive Officer

PALO ALTO, CA--(Marketwired - September 17, 2013) - LitBit, a newly created company focused on next generation converged infrastructure solutions in emerging markets, announces the appointment of Scott Noteboom, former head of infrastructure strategy & development at Apple, to its management team.

Previous to Apple, Noteboom served as Vice President of Operations at Yahoo!, where he led design, development and operation of the company's global production infrastructure. Noteboom also previously served as Sr. Director of Data Centers at AboveNet, where he led operations of the company's global data center colocation portfolio. Throughout his career, Noteboom has been credited with several notable innovations, grants and patents in the high efficiency infrastructure space.

Noteboom will serve as founder and Chief Executive Officer, bringing to LitBit global experience of having led development and/or operations of many of the world's largest and most innovative data centers, which have served companies including: Apple, Yahoo!, Google and Microsoft. Noteboom's experience using innovative approaches to navigate complex infrastructure challenges globally will help LitBit as it focuses on developing a platform that bridges both local technology and foreign execution challenges that currently exist between many mature and emerging markets of the world.

"LitBit was created to bring next generation converged infrastructure technology into emerging markets that require cleaner environment, greater efficiency and lower economics. Our goal is to enable the next billion users of digital technology to emerge with a 10x lower environmental impact than the first billion," said Noteboom. "At the same time, we are here to navigate the cultural, governmental, language and other complexities that can go along with developing infrastructure in emerging markets, so that our customers can simply focus on executing their business models via infrastructure solutions they are comfortable with and trust."

About LitBit
LitBit is an early stage company focused on developing and deploying next generation converged infrastructure solutions in emerging markets. To subscribe for updates regarding the development of LitBit, visit  www.litbit.com

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