Riverbed Technology, an application performance management solutions provider, has appointed Steve Dixon as senior vice president, Asia Pacific and Japan sales.
In his role, he will be responsible for charting and executing the sales and distribution strategy for this region.
Dixon said the rapid development of IT networks and infrastructures has "increased the demand for application performance solutions from organisations and service providers alike" in Asia.
He has been with Riverbed for more than seven years in various senior management roles, including senior director and vice president for Asia Pacific Channels and managing director for Australia and New Zealand.
Prior to joining Riverbed, Dixon held various executive positions in sales, engineering and management in other high-technology companies. These include CASE Technologies, Cabletron and Kinetica.
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