Press Release (ePRNews.com) - PHOENIX, Ariz. - Jul 31, 2018 - Advanced cloud, security and networking consulting firm HexaBuild, Inc., today announced the appointment of Ed Horley as CEO. Ed is also one of the co-founders of HexaBuild.
Effective immediately, Ed will assume responsibility for overall company strategy, business development and helping drive HexaBuild’s growth.
Ed is also the Co-Chair of the California IPv6 Task Force, holding that position since 2010. He is an international speaker on IPv6 and is actively involved in the advocacy of IPv6 through his work on the CAv6TF and the North American IPv6 Task Force. He has an extensive background in networking and technology, with over 20 years of experience in designing, deploying and supporting data center and enterprise networks.
We appreciate Ed’s efforts, vision and leadership during his time at Groupware. We wish him the best with pursuing his passion of advanced networking and IPv6 and look forward to building a successful partnership with HexaBuild.
Additionally, he is the author of the Apress book Practical IPv6 for Windows Administrators and is a Pluralsight author for two courses, both on IPv6. He was also the technical reviewer or editor for the following titles: Understanding IPv6, Third Edition from Microsoft Press, IPv6 Essentials Third Edition from O’Reilly Media and IPv6 Address Planning from O’Reilly Media.
Ed previously worked for IT solutions provider Groupware Technology for seven years, where for the last two years he held the position of VP of Engineering. During his tenure at Groupware, he was instrumental in the development of Groupware’s Cloud Practice as well as the overall growth of its engineering structure and talent.
“We appreciate Ed’s efforts, vision and leadership during his time at Groupware. We wish him the best with pursuing his passion of advanced networking and IPv6 and look forward to building a successful partnership with HexaBuild,” said Mike Thompson, CEO of Groupware Technology.
“I am pleased to continue working with the Groupware team in my new role at HexaBuild and look forward to building a dynamic partner relationship,” noted Ed. “Groupware has talented engineers and a wide variety of customers throughout Silicon Valley and beyond, so we are excited to be working with them closely on their Cloud, IoT and Security IPv6 opportunities.”