nSpeed names new chairman, CEO

InSpeed Networks, the technology provider of network optimization, monitoring, and security, has announced that Michael Mansouri has joined the company as chairman and chief executive officer, the company said.

The former CEO, Ed Basart, will stay on in a new role, as chief strategy officer.

Mansouri, as chairman, president and CEO of iPass, Inc., led the global roaming and security company which resulted in a successful USD 1.8 billion exit in 2003.

InSpeed Networks, founded in November 2014 by ShoreTel (SHOR) co-founder Ed Basart, has introduced the first SD-WAN appliance specifically designed to address the service quality, performance and security demands of voice over IP, videoconferencing and distributed business applications. The company´s breakthrough technology enhances network QoS, performance, security and visibility while reducing network bandwidth costs by up to 75%. For more information, visit www.inspeednetworks.com.