Monday, January 19, 2015

AOptix Appoints Michael Klayko CEO - formerly Brocade

AOptix Technologies,which specializes in ultra-high capacity wireless communications based on Composite Optical-RF (COR™) technology, named Michael Klayko as its new CEO.

Klayko is the former CEO of Brocade Communications Systems from 2005 to 2013, a period in which the company's revenues grew fourfold to $2.3 billion. Prior to Brocade, Klayko was the CEO of Rhapsody Networks, which was acquired by Brocade in 2003. He previously held leadership positions at leading technology companies including McDATA Corporation, EMC Corporation,  Hewlett Packard and IBM. He currently serves on the board of directors at PMC Sierra and Allscripts.

In addition, AOptix has received an additional growth round of funding to capitalize on the global opportunity for its breakthrough AOptix Intellimax wireless backhaul technology.

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