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Virtual Instruments Appoints Lisa Alger Senior Vice President of Engineering

Industry veteran joins company to help customers accelerate hybrid IT data center transformation

San Jose, Calif. – October 4, 2016 – Virtual Instruments, the leader in infrastructure performance analytics, today announced that Lisa Alger has joined the company as senior vice president of Engineering. A technology visionary with more than 25 years of experience, Alger will oversee product development and customer support for the company, supporting ongoing growth and expansion.

Lisa has a track record of technical, product and business leadership, with experience managing multi-country engineering and IT operations across three continents. She was previously senior director of Open Source Networking at Brocade, where she led the OpenStack and Open Daylight SDN teams. Alger was also vice president of Product Engineering at Vyatta, Inc., and senior director of NAS Engineering at NetApp, Inc.

“Lisa’s technical, product and business acumen is a strong complement to our executive team,” said Philippe Vincent, CEO of Virtual Instruments. “Her proven leadership skills will strengthen our ability to help customers intelligently transform their traditional data centers into innovative hybrid IT environments with our comprehensive infrastructure performance analytics solutions.”

“Virtual Instruments is poised for strong and continued growth, as it is critical for enterprises to have complete visibility and insight into their increasingly diverse data centers,” said Lisa Alger, senior vice president of Engineering at Virtual Instruments. “The response from the company’s customers and partners is a testament to how committed this team is to helping enterprises manage their perpetually shifting infrastructures, business goals and demands.”

Learn more about the Virtual Instruments Infrastructure Performance Analytics solutions on our upcoming “The Value of Infrastructure Insight” webinar with Server & Storage IO founder and lead analyst Greg Schultz taking place on October 29th, 2016.

About Virtual Instruments
Virtual Instruments is the leader in infrastructure performance analytics and provides comprehensive infrastructure instrumentation and workload analytics for enterprise data centers. The company’s solutions give IT teams deep workload visibility and actionable insights into their end-to-end systems across cloud, virtual and physical environments. Virtual Instruments empowers companies to more easily evaluate and transition to new storage architectures and maximize the performance, availability and utilization of their production IT infrastructure. Recently merged with Load DynamiX, Virtual Instruments has nearly 500 customers, including enterprise IT, cloud service providers and storage vendors. The privately held company is headquartered in San Jose, Calif. For more information, visit

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