Reston, Virginia – January 28, 2013 – ScienceLogic™ Inc., a provider of IT operations and cloud management solutions, today announced the hiring of David Hinnant as senior vice president of engineering. Hinnant will lead ScienceLogic’s software development and software quality assurance teams to ensure its award-winning Smart IT™ software delivers maximum value to customers in the service provider, enterprise, and federal space.
“David’s industry expertise and proven track record of success in product management, software development and quality assurance make him a perfect addition to the ScienceLogic executive team,” said John Becker, CEO. “As a former customer, David is the ideal customer advocate. We look forward to him sharing his vision and his drive to always put the customer first in everything we do.”
Most recently, Hinnant served as director of quality, technical operations, and incubation at Cisco. He managed the development, testing, and support of platforms and tools for Cisco Services “Smart Services,” a portfolio of products geared toward enterprise and service provider customers. An accomplished and passionate technology industry veteran, he also served as co-chair for the Engineering Transformation Working Group and the Innovation and Research Working Group – both sponsored by the Services Technology Board at Cisco Services.
“I have a long standing relationship with ScienceLogic as a customer when I was a director at Cisco,” said Hinnant. “I am inspired by the passion and vision ScienceLogic has to make life much easier for people like me and the teams I’ve worked with. I look forward to helping accelerate making that vision a reality.”
Prior to Cisco, Hinnant was the vice president of engineering at Triumfant, Inc where he was responsible for software engineering and customer service for IT desktop and server problem remediation products. Throughout his career, he has held leadership, product development and networking roles within various IT industry segments. Hinnant holds a Bachelor of Science degree in physics from East Carolina University. He will be based out of the ScienceLogic headquarters in Reston, Va.
ScienceLogic is the global leader in hybrid IT service assurance. Over 47,000 global service providers, enterprises, and government organizations rely on ScienceLogic to significantly enhance IT efficiency, optimize operations, and ensure business continuity. ScienceLogic is the first monitoring solution to provide a comprehensive, real-time view of all IT components, whether they reside in a public cloud environment or on-premises. With hundreds of packaged management apps and custom dashboarding capabilities, we deliver the scale, resiliency, and automation needed to simplify the constantly evolving task of managing IT infrastructure, applications, and services.