Juniper Networks Names Mark Bauhaus Executive Vice President and General Manager of the Service Layer Technology Business Group
SUNNYVALE, Calif., October 2, 2007 - Juniper Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: JNPR), the leader in high-performance networking, today announced the appointment of Mark Bauhaus to the position of executive vice president and general manager, service layer technology. Most recently an executive-level technology consultant, Mr. Bauhaus joins Juniper Networks following 20 years at Sun Microsystems, Inc., where he served as senior vice president, service oriented architecture software.
"We are excited to have Mark join the Juniper executive leadership team," said Stephen Elop, Juniper Networks' chief operating officer. "Mark's wealth of enterprise software experience combined with his proven track record of driving one of the fastest growing segments at Sun will enable us to aggressively deliver on our no-compromise approach to high-performance networking in the enterprise."
Mr. Bauhaus will lead Juniper Networks' service layer technology business group, with responsibility for the company's security, application acceleration, unified access control and enterprise routing product lines. Mr. Bauhaus will report directly to Mr. Elop.
"The many strengths of the service layer technology business place Juniper in a unique position to serve the rapidly evolving networking needs of high-performance businesses," said Mr. Bauhaus. "I am really excited to be joining Juniper, and look forward to bringing additional service layer innovation to life in order to augment the current offerings that so many customers rely on for their high-performance network infrastructure needs."
Mr. Bauhaus, 46, established Bauhaus Productions Consulting after serving for 20 years at Sun Microsystems in a range of executive level assignments, most recently in the position of senior vice president, service oriented architecture software. In that role, he led one of the fastest growing software segments at Sun, managing acquired SeeBeyond Inc. as well as Sun's identity management, infrastructure and web services software operations. Prior, Mr. Bauhaus was senior vice president, Java web services, responsible for Sun's enterprise software business, and was the vice president and founder of the Global Dot-Com consulting business that delivered global, high-end software architectural consulting services. Mr. Bauhaus started his career as an environmental engineer for HP and holds a bachelors degree in business management and environmental systems analysis from the University of California at Davis.
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