Narus Appoints John Trobough as President

Thu Jan 31, 2013 9:30am EST

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  SUNNYVALE, CA, Jan 31 (Marketwire) -- 
Narus, Inc., a leader in big data analytics for cyber security solutions,
announced today that John Trobough has been appointed president. Trobough
brings more than 20 years of operations and international experience in
the telecommunications and mobile software industries to the company,
which is a subsidiary of Boeing.

    "The Narus team is exceptionally innovative and passionately dedicated to
delivering the next generation of cybersecurity software with a focus on
Cyber 3.0, where the semantic Web and cyber intersect," said Trobough.
"I'm thrilled to join the company and leverage my own experience to bring
continued success and further Narus' efforts to secure cyberspace."

    Prior to joining Narus, Trobough was president of Teleca USA, a leading
supplier of software services to the mobile device communications
industry and one of the largest global Android commercialization partners
in the Open Handset Alliance (OHA). He also held executive positions at
Openwave Systems, a company that pioneered the development of the mobile
Internet. He filled a number of roles in the office of the CTO, corporate
strategy, and mergers and acquisitions. He also led Openwave's Mobile
Business Unit, which was instrumental in defining the next generation of
WAP mobile data and location gateways that are in existence today.
Trobough also held senior management positions at Sylantro Systems, AT&T
and Qwest Communications.

    Among his other accomplishments, Trobough was actively involved in the
evolution of wireless technologies as they shifted from analog to
digital. Trobough co-founded Gravitate, a company that created
location-based, peer-to-peer applications and services. The company filed
several of the original patents around the idea of location-based
advertising, which were later granted.

    Trobough is an advisor and board member to several early-stage technology
companies, and is an active advisory board member to the Washington State
University Entrepreneurship and Engineering departments. He holds a
bachelor's degree in business administration from Washington State
University, College of Business and Economics.

    About Narus

    Narus, an independent subsidiary of The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA), is a
pioneer in cybersecurity and is one of the first companies to apply
patented advanced analytics to proactively identify cyber threats from
insiders and outside intruders. The innovative Narus nSystem of products
and applications is based on the principles of Cyber 3.0, where the
semantic Web and cyber intersect. Using incisive intelligence culled from
big data analytics, Narus nSystem identifies, predicts and characterizes
the most advanced security threats, empowering organizations to better
protect their critical assets. Narus counts governments, carriers and
enterprises around the world among its growing customer base.

    The company is based in the heart of Silicon Valley, in Sunnyvale, Calif.

    

CONTACTS:
Narus, Inc.
Lucia Mikasa
+1-408-215-4231
lmikasa@narus.com 

BOCA Communications
Jennifer Rivera Ridless and Ally Weiss
+1-415-738-7718
narus@bocacommunications.com 

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