Monday, January 7, 2013

F5 Networks Adds Two Key Industry Players to its Board

F5 Networks has appointed Steve Smith and Sandra Bergeron to its board of directors.

Smith is Chief Executive Officer, President, and member of the board of directors of Equinix. Prior to joining Equinix in April 2007, Smith served as Senior Vice President at HP Service.

From 2004 until 2012, Bergeron was a venture partner at Trident Capital, Inc. She currently serves on the board of directors of Qualys, a provider of cloud security and compliance solutions; Sophos, a privately held provider of IT security and data protection products; and TraceSecurity, a privately held provider of cloud-based security solutions and IT governance, risk, and compliance management solutions, where she also serves as chairman. Bergeron previously served on the board of directors of TriCipher, a privately held secure access management company acquired by VMware in August 2010 and ArcSight, a publicly traded security and compliance management company acquired by Hewlett-Packard in September 2010.