SOURCE: Network Equipment Technologies

Network Equipment Technologies

December 07, 2011 20:36 ET

Network Equipment Technologies Announces Change in Chief Development Officer

FREMONT, CA--(Marketwire - Dec 7, 2011) - Network Equipment Technologies, Inc. ("NET") (NASDAQ: NWK) announced today that Talbot Harty, Vice President and Chief Development Officer, has resigned to pursue a new entrepreneurial venture. Harty joined the company in 2003 and became head of the research and development organization in 2005. His resignation will be effective December 16, 2011.

Kevin Isacks, currently the company's Chief Technology Officer, will be appointed Acting Chief Development Officer. Isacks has more than a decade of experience in designing and architecting voice-over-IP (VoIP) products and has been a key participant in defining NET's current product strategy and roadmap. Isacks, who also has extensive expertise in unified communications, previously led the development of NET's ShoutIP and VX product lines, the pre-cursors of the UX Series product.

"Talbot has contributed to NET's leadership team for the past eight years, working broadly across the organization to help deliver a long-term strategy for the company, culminating in the development of the UX Series," said C. Nicolas Keating, NET's Chief Executive Officer. "We wish him well in his future endeavors."

"Now that the latest UX Series product, the UX1000, is approaching its official product launch and has moved from development to manufacturing, I've completed what I set out to accomplish at NET, and it is a good time for me to move on to my next adventure," said Harty. "I thank NET for the opportunities it has provided me and look forward to the company's success in the new markets it is addressing."

About Network Equipment Technologies, Inc.
Network Equipment Technologies, Inc. (NET) delivers high performance networking equipment optimized for real-time communications. For more than a quarter of a century, NET has delivered solutions for multi-service networks requiring high degrees of versatility, security and performance. Today, the company is focused on providing secure real-time communications for unified communications (UC), SIP trunking, enterprise mobility, and IP-based multi-service networking. NET is headquartered in Fremont, CA and has 14 offices worldwide including the U.S., the U.K., France, the Middle East, China, Japan, Australia, and Latin America. The company sells its solutions to enterprise and government customers through a direct sales force and an international network of resellers and distributors. For more information, please visit the company's website at

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