William M. McMahon Jr. Named Chairman of FireScope, Inc.

La Palma, California – September 8, 2006 – FireScope, Inc., a leading developer of Security Information Management and Business Intelligence tools, announced today that Bill McMahon has assumed the position of Chairman, effective today.

Mr. McMahon held the position of president at Arrow/Wyle Computer Products Group, an $850M division of Arrow Electronics, which focused on selling computer hardware, integration services and contract manufacturing services to OEM's, Resellers, VAR's and End Users. His previous experience also includes a term as president and CEO of Wyle Systems, where he led the company to record revenues and operating profits. Mr. McMahon previously held executive management positions with Aurora Electronics, Upsonic Electronics International, and Arrow Electronics.

"FireScope is fortunate to have a man such as Bill McMahon take on the role of Chairman of the board of directors," said Steven Cotton, CEO of FireScope. "His wealth of experience leading technology businesses will be an invaluable resource and ensure the success of our organization."

FireScope puts forward a single solution that brings together business intelligence and real-time monitoring of nearly any server, router or other networked device. It’s built from multiple industry proven open-source programs and integrated into an easy to use web-based dashboard. Solution options range from 20 monitored devices to thousands, making FireScope a product that can be tailored for businesses of any size.

FireScope, Inc. is headquartered in La Palma, California, and provides organizations with actionable business intelligence concerning the health and security of all critical IT assets, regardless of operating system or platform with its FireScope line of security appliances.


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