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BW: VA Linux Appoints Senior Executive To Lead Systems Division

“VA Linux Systems, the world’s Linux leader, today announced
that Ali Jenab has joined VA Linux as Senior Vice President and
General Manager of its Systems Division. Mr. Jenab will report
directly to Dr. Larry M. Augustin, president and CEO of VA Linux
Systems, and will assume responsibility for engineering, operations
and product marketing. Gregg Zehr, vice president of engineering,
and Daniel Shore, vice president of operations, will report to Mr.
Jenab.”

“A seventeen-year veteran of Amdahl Corporation, Ali Jenab
served most recently as Group President of Amdahl’s Technology
Division. Prior to being named Group President, Mr. Jenab held
several executive positions at Amdahl, including Vice President of
Strategic Business and Vice President of Systems Marketing,
responsible for marketing S/390, UNIX and NT server and storage
products.”

“Ali Jenab is an outstanding addition to the VA Linux executive
team,” said Dr. Larry M. Augustin, president and CEO, VA Linux
Systems. “With his solid background in large-scale systems
marketing, engineering and operations, Ali brings valuable
experience that will help VA Linux as we enter a new stage of
growth.


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