Probix names new CEO

Michael Mansouri has been named president and CEO of Mountain View software maker Probix Inc.

Mr. Mansouri is a veteran senior executive, with more than 20 years of experience in the global data communications and information systems industries, most recently as chairman, CEO and president of iPass Inc.

?Michael has a proven track record of growing companies from early-stage to market leadership. His caliber of leadership and vision is exactly what Probix needs to ensure its continued success.? Say Kamran Elahian, chairman of Global Catalyst Partners, and chairman of Probix.

Privately held Probix says its software enables businesses to retain control of their intellectual property and ensure secure collaboration between trusted users at all times.