Bangalore, February 11, 2012—NetApp India has announced the appointment of Deepak Visweswaraiah as the Vice President of Continuous Product Engineering, based in Bangalore --largest engineering facility for NetApp globally. He will be responsible for the design and development of flexible storage products that help organizations build an IT infrastructure that is more responsive to changing business needs. As a senior member of the NetApp R&D team, Deepak will be responsible for NetApp’s Continuous Product Engineering group across the globe and will also help achieve the company’s globalization goals.
An IT veteran with over 25 years of experience, Deepak joins NetApp from EMC, where he was the Senior Director and General Manager of Infrastructure Management Group (IMG). He holds a M.S. in Engineering from University of Texas and an MBA from University of Phoenix, USA.
Says Manish Goel, Executive Vice President, Product Operations, NetApp: “India is vital to our global growth strategy, particularly in the area of product innovation, and is one of our fastest growing markets worldwide. Deepak’s leadership will contribute significantly in the organization’s goal of
Says Visweswaraiah : “Very few Hi-Tech companies of scale enjoy such credibility and goodwill across the world as NetApp does, which makes the responsibility all the more overwhelming. I would look to build on NetApp’s status as a preferred storage and data management vendor, while also trying to expand our presence in exciting spaces such as Cloud & Big Data.”