SOURCE: greenBytes


November 30, 2011 03:00 ET

GreenBytes Names Paul Silver as Vice President, EMEA

Data Storage Solutions Provider Also Announces Opening of London, UK Office

ASHAWAY, RI--(Marketwire - Nov 30, 2011) - GreenBytes® Inc., a developer of high-performance, energy-efficient inline data deduplication storage solutions, today announced that Paul Silver has joined the company as vice president, EMEA. Silver, the former vice president, EMEA for EqualLogic, will be responsible for driving GreenBytes sales and channel activities throughout EMEA, as well as overseeing the opening and management of the company's newly established offices in London, UK.

Prior to joining GreenBytes, Silver worked as vice president of sales, EMEA at DynamicOps, vice president of EMEA at VirtenSys, channel sales director, EMEA at Dell EqualLogic, and vice president, EMEA at EqualLogic prior to the Dell acquisition. Silver has also held executive-level sales positions with Intransa, Cellectivity, Avanti Europe, Entevo and Data Translation, Inc.

Silver will be based at GreenBytes' London offices located at 43-45 Portman Square, London, W1H 6HN United Kingdom, and will assume his position immediately.

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"Paul Silver brings a tremendous amount of sales leadership experience to GreenBytes and we are excited to have Paul on our team, managing our interests in EMEA," said Richard Petrocelli, president and COO, GreenBytes. "Paul's background is particularly well suited for bringing the HA-3000 high availability (HA) inline deduplicating iSCSI SAN to the European market, and we look forward to increasing our momentum in the region."

"Consolidate IT is pleased with the appointment of Mr. Paul Silver at GreenBytes in his new function as VP, EMEA," said Jur Faber, CEO, Consolidate IT. "Previously, Consolidate IT was highly successful working with Paul in introducing EqualLogic to Europe and we are looking forward to repeating the success with Paul and our network of reseller partners throughout Europe."

"GreenBytes represents an exciting new challenge in my career with a disruptive storage technology that delivers high-performance and capacity-saving solutions that are mission-critical during the current world-wide disk shortage," said Paul Silver, vice president, EMEA, GreenBytes. "GreenBytes has already gained considerable traction in the European market with its game-changing technology and I look forward to continuing to drive growth of our customer footprint throughout the region."

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About GreenBytes, Inc.
GreenBytes, Inc. is a provider of high-performance, energy-efficient inline data deduplication storage solutions. Designed for high availability primary storage and utility storage missions, GreenBytes technology features a next-generation Hybrid Storage Architecture (HSA) that combines SSD performance with magnetic density for the industry's highest levels of performance, scalability and reliability in an easy-to-use, cost-effective package purpose-built to bring the efficiencies of data deduplication beyond data protection and into the primary storage market. GreenBytes was founded in 2007 and is based in Ashaway, Rhode Island, USA. For more information, visit:

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