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uXcomm is now called Virtugo, VMware exec on board

"The name change from uXcomm to Virtugo Software is a reflection of the traction we've experienced in the marketplace for virtualization technologies especially when combined with the XManage products suite," said Chris Dickson, VP of marketing for Virtugo Software. "The success of Virtugo's popular products and its rapid adoption by customers like AMTRAK and QUALCOMM as well as leading resellers is a strong testament to the company's technology vision to date. Over the next few years, we will take advantage of Ashmeet's experience and technology vision and expand our product offerings and their presence in the market."

Mr. Sidana is a partner at Foundation Capital, a venture capital firm committed to early stage company building within the enterprise software market place. Before joining Foundation Capital, Mr. Sidana was at VMware where he was responsible for multiple products including Virtual SMP, P2V and their flagship product: VMware's ESX Server. With over 15 years of experience in Silicon Valley, including CEO at Sidana Systems, and leadership roles at Hewlett-Packard and Silicon Graphics, Mr. Sidana brings a broad perspective on enterprise software and creating category leading companies.

Well I wish the uXcomm errrum... Virtugo guys luck and hope this funding and rebranding will help them expand.

Original article... and Virtugo can be found here.


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