Kaloom™, an emerging leader in fully automated data-center and edge networking software, appoints Hitendra Sonny Soni as Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales and Marketing. With over 25 years of experience in sales, business development and marketing in the data center and cloud networking, converged infrastructures and management solutions, Sonny is taking the lead on Kaloom’s global sales and marketing operations.
During his extensive career, Sonny held executive positions at companies spanning from inception to publicly traded entities including Snaproute/Infoblox, HPE, CliQr/Cisco, ServiceMesh/DXC, VCE, Accelerated Networks/Calix and Xylan/Alcatel-Lucent. Sonny is also credited with establishing his own consulting company focused on providing GTM/RTM, sales and early customer acquisition strategies to innovative technology startups.
“I have spent my entire career bringing innovative technology to the market. I am excited about joining Kaloom to bring its’ Software Defined Fabric, Cloud Edge Fabric and UPF solutions to service providers worldwide, accelerating the adoption of 5G, IoT and AI to deliver higher margin, revenue-generating services, while drastically reducing Total Cost of Ownership,” said Sonny.
“Sonny is a proven leader with a keen understanding of the cloud networking and data center industries and has worked extensively with service providers,” said Laurent Marchand, CEO of Kaloom. “With an extensive background in cloud management, converged infrastructure and virtualized data center solutions, Sonny will provide the additional expertise and strategic focus needed to build and execute the relationships that will drive our global sales and go-to marketing initiatives forward and to achieve company success.”
Kaloom is an emerging company developing a fully automated, programmable data center networking software solution that will disrupt how cloud and data center networks are built, managed and operated for enterprises, cloud providers, gaming companies, data center operators and 5G wireless providers. Kaloom comprises technology veterans with proven track records of delivering large-scale networking, analytics and AI-based solutions for the world’s largest networks. The company is backed by leading investors including Fonds de solidarité FTQ and Somel Investments. Kaloom is based in the heart of the Quartier de l’innovation in Montreal, Quebec and in the Silicon Valley. For additional information visit www.kaloom.com.