Calpont Appoints Jim Tommaney as Chief Technology Officer
Tommaney Promoted from Chief Product Architect to CTO to Accelerate Development and Customer Success
Frisco, TX – July 5, 2010 – Calpont Corporation, a provider of scalable, high-performance, column-oriented analytic databases, today announced the promotion of Jim Tommaney from Chief Product Architect to Chief Technology Officer (CTO). In this position, Tommaney will work closely with customers to help guide Calpont’s long-term technology strategy and keep it aligned with industry requirements.“We are very fortunate to have Jim’s “next bench” expertise with 25 years of software development experience. His recognized expertise, forward-thinking, and strategic guidance will help Calpont continue to innovate in the areas of scalable solutions, improved data load procedures and integration support for the applications our customers use today and in the future.” said Jeff Vogel, CEO of Calpont. “Jim will continue to provide genuine innovation, and provide leading-edge solutions to keep moving the industry forward.”
Tommaney served as Chief Product Architect for the past four years. He has been responsible for the design and architecture for the InfiniDB product, a high-performance, horizontally-scalable and costeffective database solution purpose-built for analytics, business intelligence and data warehousing. His broad expertise in design, managing and delivering performance for enterprise data architectures continues to be instrumental in the InfiniDB architecture. Tommaney holds a BBA from Texas A&M and a Masters in MIS from the University of Texas at Dallas and has provided data architecture leadership for teams up to 200 developers.
Calpont Corporation is a provider of scalable, high-performance analytic databases enabling ultra-fast, deep analysis of massive data sets. Its InfiniDB Enterprise Edition is the emerging choice for demanding data warehouse, business intelligence, reporting, analytic application and data mart deployments. Known for its quick implementation time, unmatched operational simplicity and unparalleled value, InfiniDB provides rapid access to critical business data for data-intensive businesses including those in the SaaS, software, online business, telecom, and social spheres. For more information, please visit www.calpont.com or follow us at twitter.com/calpont.
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