SOURCE: PeerApp, Ltd.

March 12, 2008 10:49 ET

Veteran High Tech Executive Joins PeerApp Board

NEWTON, MA--(Marketwire - March 12, 2008) - PeerApp, Ltd., the leading provider of media caching and content acceleration for Internet video, has announced the appointment of Mr. Don Casey to the Board of Directors.

Don has served the software and IT Services industries in positions ranging from development to chief executive to chairman. Don was President and Chief Operating Officer of Exodus Communications and is currently chairman of the board for Mazu Networks and serves on the board of AspenTech and Ounce Labs. His other notable achievements include leading the turnaround of Wang Laboratories from a bankrupt, proprietary hardware vendor to a $3.5 billion services company. Don was President and CTO of Wang and directly responsible for Wang's US Services business. Don previously served as Vice President of Lotus Development Corporation's Spreadsheet Division and was also Vice President of Networking and Multimedia for Apple Computer where he assumed responsibility for multimedia strategy and successfully planed and delivered the QuickTime product. Don began his career at IBM, serving over 20 years and achieving the role of Vice President of Communications Hardware.

"Don brings valuable experience working in high-growth technology companies and his guidance will be important as we seek to extend PeerApp's leadership position in the Intelligent Media Caching market," said Robert Mayer, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "Don brings an outstanding and unique track record of success with networking, multimedia and applications companies and will provide important leadership and guidance to PeerApp as we continue to rapidly grow our customer base."

"PeerApp is an exciting company with a compelling product and a significant market opportunity," said Casey. "PeerApp addresses a critical problem for both service providers and content owners. I look forward to working with PeerApp as it continues to innovate and deliver high-quality solutions." Mr. Casey noted that PeerApp is in an "enviable position and can establish a key market leadership position in the rapidly growing Video Internet marketplace."

About PeerApp, Ltd.

PeerApp, Ltd. is a leading supplier of Intelligent Media Caching solutions for Internet Service Providers worldwide. Based on patented P2P caching and acceleration technology, PeerApp solutions cache and accelerate content delivery including P2P and HTTP downloads and video streams. PeerApp products allow ISPs meet the bandwidth and service quality challenges of the Video Internet and satisfy the demand from their subscribers, improving subscribers' Quality of Experience (QoE). PeerApp products ISPs enhance network efficiency, enable them to support subscriber growth and implement new revenue-generating services. Millions of broadband subscribers around the world receive high-quality video and other digital media through PeerApp systems.

Contact Information

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    PeerApp, Ltd.
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