LogRhythm Taps Industry Veteran to Launch Asia Pacific Operations

Leading Provider of Log and Security Information Event Management Solutions Extends International Presence to Address Growing Global Demand

July 23, 2009 − LogRhythm, the company that makes log data useful, today named David Cheng as General Manager for Asia Pacific (APAC). Mr. Cheng is responsible for business operations, sales, marketing, and channel partnerships for the region.

Cheng brings over 18 years of security and infrastructure software industry experience to LogRhythm. He joins the company from ArcSight (NASD: ARST) where he was instrumental in building a multi-million dollar APAC business from scratch. Prior to ArcSight, Cheng held senior management positions at SafeNet, Resilience, and Tumbleweed Communications.

“The market opportunity for LogRhythm in the Asia Pacific region is significant and growing rapidly,” said Ross Brewer, vice president and managing director, international markets at LogRhythm. “David is the ideal person to lead our expansion in APAC. He possesses the experience, relationships, and technical skills required to enable LogRhythm to quickly build market share in this region.”

“I am pleased to join LogRhythm and lead its expansion into the Asia Pacific region,” said David Cheng, general manager of APAC for LogRhythm. “The company has developed a mature and award winning solution that has been recognized by leading analyst firms for its ease-of-use and integrated log management and SIEM capabilities. With a stable of blue chip customers in the US and Europe, this is an exciting time to join the company and be given the opportunity to open and build these key markets.”

David Cheng holds a Bachelor degree from the University of Waterloo (Canada) in Computer Science and Applied Mathematics, and an MBA from the Open University of Hong Kong. Cheng is also a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).

About LogRhythm

LogRhythm helps busy and lean security operations teams save the day — day after day. There’s a lot riding on the shoulders of security professionals — the reputation and success of their company, the safety of citizens and organizations across the globe, the security of critical resources — the weight of protecting the world.

LogRhythm helps lighten this load. The company is on the frontlines defending against many of the world’s most significant cyberattacks and empowers security teams to navigate an ever-changing threat landscape with confidence. As allies in the fight, LogRhythm combines a comprehensive and flexible security operations platform, technology partnerships, and advisory services to help SOC teams close the gaps. Together, LogRhythm is ready to defend. Learn more at logrhythm.com.

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