11-time Microsoft MVP to lend wealth of knowledge to leading Independent Software Vendor
CORONA, CA – September 18, 2014—Microsoft Exchange monitoring and reporting solution leader ENow announced that industry consultant and well-known author Tony Redmond has accepted an invitation to join the company’s Board of Advisors.
Redmond joins well-known software expert and entrepreneur Martin Zwilling on ENow’s Board of Advisors. Previously Redmond worked for 27 years with Digital Equipment Corporation, Compaq, and HP in the U.S., France, Italy, and Ireland where he held a number of Vice President positions, including five years as Chief Technology Officer for HP Services. Redmond retired in early 2010 from HP and now runs Redmond & Associates, a small consulting company based in Dublin, Ireland.
This move is the latest in ENow’s strategy to become the preeminent Microsoft Exchange solution developer (ISV). ENow also recently hired internationally-recognized thought leader in hybrid technology and two-time Microsoft MVP Michael Van Horenbeeck to oversee the continued development of ENow’s signature solution Mailscape.
“Tony brings a unique depth of expertise and perspective to our business. He literally wrote the book on Microsoft Exchange best practices,” said ENow CEO Jay Gundotra. “Tony is an Exchange pioneer, and with him on our board, we are a stronger company better positioned to advance monitoring and reporting paradigms.”
Redmond has authored ten books on Exchange to date, including his latest "Microsoft Exchange 2013 Inside Out: Mailbox and High Availability (Microsoft Press, 2013). He has also authored hundreds of articles about different aspects of Exchange and has spoken at conferences such as TechEd, MEC, Exchange Connections, and HP's Technology Forum. Redmond is also a senior contributing editor for WindowsITPro.com where he writes the “Exchange Unwashed” blog covering Exchange, Office 365, and associated technologies. He has been recognized as a Microsoft MVP for Exchange Server since 2004.
“I have always admired ENow for its innovative monitoring and reporting solutions and I’m honored to be joining their board,” said Redmond. “I have tremendous respect for Jay and his leadership team. I look forward to helping the company evolve and grow during a time when the email and collaboration landscape is changing rapidly.”
Redmond joins an organization that is currently ranked in Inc. Magazine’s 5000 fastest growing private companies. ENow was ranked #1640 in this elite group, and the company achieved #9 ranking for software companies in the Greater Los Angeles Metro area. The company has experienced 259% growth since 2011.
ENow is a Microsoft Silver ISV focused on helping organizations implement the latest Microsoft technologies and building software tools that simplify the job of IT administrators. Built and founded by Exchange engineers, ENow has developed a series of comprehensive monitoring and reporting solutions and services to help organizations better manage Microsoft technologies. It is currently ranked #1641 on Inc Magazine’s list 5000 fastest growing private companies. Since 2004, ENow has created simplified-yet-comprehensive enterprise monitoring and reporting solutions allowing companies to move from rear-view mirror response to proactive management of its Microsoft infrastructure. This includes Exchange, Active Directory, SharePoint and Lync. Visit ENow at www.enowsoftware.com.