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InfoVista Appoints Cheryl Ragland as Chief Marketing Officer


Industry leader tapped to execute on InfoVista's global mission,
vision while strengthening the company's U.S. brand

the leading provider of network and application performance
orchestration solutions, today announced the appointment of industry
leader Cheryl Ragland to the role of chief marketing officer.

Ragland brings to InfoVista a distinguished track record of driving
top-line results, as well as growing brand awareness and market share,
through roles in executive sales, operations, and corporate and product
marketing. At InfoVista, she is responsible for executing on InfoVista's
global mission and vision, while strengthening the company's U.S. brand.
In addition she is tasked with stimulating increased demand for
InfoVista solutions and driving revenue growth across the entire product

Before joining InfoVista, Ragland was the global vice president of
corporate marketing at BroadSoft, overseeing all global marketing
functions including brand awareness, public relations, events, digital
and social strategy and internal communications. Ragland transformed the
BroadSoft brand by establishing the corporate digital marketing group
and further expanding the annual user's conference—Connections—to
receive the highest approval ratings, and attendee and sponsorship
levels in its history.

Before BroadSoft, Ragland was at Avaya where she oversaw strategic
marketing for the government solutions group and created multi-channel
marketing campaigns to increase sales and brand awareness, supporting
revenues of more than $510 million. She directed all rebranding efforts
for Avaya Federal after its acquisition of Nortel Government Solutions,
and created integrated marketing and sales enablement plans for both
product and services teams.

Supporting Quotes:

InfoVista CEO Philippe Ozanian: "The addition of Cheryl in the
role of chief marketing officer is a tremendous asset to InfoVista, and
we are delighted to welcome her inspiration and leadership. Her notable
achievements as a leader in sales, marketing and operations will be
invaluable to InfoVista's ongoing growth and global brand recognition as
we execute on our strategic vision."

InfoVista CMO Cheryl Ragland: "Some of the world's top brands
count on InfoVista to deliver the network and application performance
that ensures a strong quality of experience for their customers. I am
thrilled to be joining the experienced leadership team at InfoVista
during such a strong period of growth for the company, and to lead a
team of dynamic marketing professionals in driving a better
understanding of InfoVista's core benefits to the industry."

About InfoVista:

InfoVista is the leading provider of cost-effective network and
application performance orchestration solutions for a better connected
and collaborative world. Our award-winning offering empowers eighty
percent of the world's largest communications service providers, top
mobile network operators, leading global enterprises and regulatory
bodies worldwide to ensure a high-quality user experience by achieving
optimal network performance and guaranteeing business-critical
application performance. InfoVista's expertise and innovations provide a
new level of actionable network, application and customer intelligence,
visibility and control across all services, all technologies, and all
domains of both the fixed and mobile networks. Using our solutions, our
customers deliver high-performing and differentiated services, plan and
optimize networks to match application and service demands, benchmark
their performance, and streamline network operations while keeping total
cost of ownership as low as possible.

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