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Woodland Hills, CA, United States, 2013/04/02 - Metron, the leader in Capacity Management software and services, announced today that Andrew Smith has been named Chief Executive Officer - Metron-Athene.com.
Andrew Smith has been named Chief Executive Officer and Paul Malton, formerly CEO of Metron, will remain on the company’s board where he will serve as Chairman.
Paul Malton commented “We could not have selected a better person for the position. Andrew brings tremendous leadership, vision and experience to the company. His enthusiasm for the company and Capacity Management in general is infectious, and I know he will lead us to even greater success.”
Andrew Smith is an established Enterprise Executive with more than 23 years of experience in the Capacity Management industry. He has served in a variety of roles, the most recent being as Chief Sales and Marketing Officer for Metron.
Andrew Smith said "Metron has established itself at the forefront in Capacity Management and I am thrilled to have the opportunity to lead this team. I will continue to drive focus on our 360°Capacity Management strategy and the suite of products that deliver outstanding capabilities to our customers today. The year ahead is going to be very exciting for us"
Metron (metron-athene.com) has been leading the way in Capacity Management since 1986 and is justifiably proud of its history. An independent company, Metron delivers Capacity Management solutions across the Globe and has an impressive client list of Fortune 500 and FTSE 100 Companies including ACS, Internal Revenue Service, LA County, Deloitte, Marriott, US Customs, EE, WH Smith, Telefonica O2, Nestle and LloydsTSB.
Metron believes its expertise in this area is second to none, after all Metron literally wrote the book, having co-written and advised on the original Capacity Management processes and guidelines contained within the UK Office of Government Computing Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) and continues to be involved in the ongoing formulation of the latest versions.
Metron’s 350+ man-years of experience, amassed helping businesses to implement successful capacity management solutions, are available to help Companies meet the challenges of managing their physical and virtual environments. All that expertise has been built into the athene® capacity management software that Metron develops and sells in the US and UK, and through partners around the world.
Metron works in partnership with leading IT suppliers such as Hewlett Packard, Microsoft Systems, VMware, Computer Associates, IBM, Capgemini, and Oracle and alongside the world’s leading Outsourcing Companies, assisting with expert ITIL® consultancy and training services.
athene® is a registered trademark of Metron Technology Ltd and Metron-Athene, Inc.
® ITIL is a Registered Trade Mark, and a Registered Community Trade Mark of the Office of Government Commerce, and is Registered in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.