Financial and Operational Leader to Assist with International Growth and IPO Readiness
Austin, TX – May 27, 2015 – Zenoss Inc., a leading provider of unified IT monitoring and service analytics for virtual, physical and cloud-based IT infrastructures, today announced the addition of Bill Bock to its board of directors.
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Bock is Silicon Labs’ President and Board Director. Previously, as the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Tivoli, Mr. Bock led the company through a successful IPO and a year later, the largest software deal in history when acquired by IBM. During his tenure as the CEO of Dazel from 1997-1999, the company was acquired by Hewlett-Packard. Earlier in his career, Bock successfully completed an IPO at Convex Computer Corporation as CFO. He began his career with Texas Instruments. Mr. Bock holds a BS in Computer Science from Iowa State University and an MS in Industrial Administration from Carnegie Mellon University.
"Quickly emerging as one of the leading software companies in Austin, Zenoss is poised to capitalize on the growth opportunity in IT Operations Management," said Bill Bock. "I look forward to working with Zenoss’ Board of Directors to maximize the company’s full potential."
"Bill is a terrific fit for Zenoss as he has both extensive operational experience, as well as domain expertise in the Systems Management market," said Greg Stock, Chairman and CEO, Zenoss. "He also brings a valuable perspective to our board related to the groundwork for an IPO."
Bill Bock began his career with Texas Instruments and holds a BS in Computer Science from Iowa State University as well as a MS in Industrial Administration from Carnegie Mellon University.
"Bill brought me to Austin 12 years ago and gave me my first CEO opportunity," continued Stock. "Over the years, he has been an important mentor to me and taught me a great deal about being an effective leader. I am honored to have him on our board and look forward to leveraging his insight, experience, and expertise."
Zenoss is a leading provider of unified IT monitoring and service analytics software for virtual, physical and cloud-based IT infrastructures. Offered on-premise or as a cloud service, only Zenoss scales to deliver service-centric monitoring, root-cause isolation and operational intelligence that adapts in near real-time to today’s most complex and dynamic IT environments. Over 35,000 organizations worldwide have deployed Zenoss to manage their networks, servers, virtual devices, storage, and cloud infrastructure, gaining visibility and control of their IT operations.