Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Equinix Appoints Ihab Tarazi as CTO

Equinix appointed Ihab Tarazi as chief technology officer (CTO). He will be responsible Equinix International Business Exchange (IBX) network operations, platform strategy, leading the next generation technology and innovation function and contributing to the company’s cloud initiatives.

Tarazi joins Equinix from Verizon where, as vice president of Enterprise Network Services, he was responsible for product strategy, life cycle management, technology and development for Verizon Network products including IP, Ethernet and transport to support retail and wholesale customers. He recently served as chairman for the Metro Ethernet Forum delivering industry innovation in Ethernet technology.