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April 7, 2005

New DISC Director of Business Development joins DISC on April 11

Cory DevorTHE DTC IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THAT DR. CORY DEVOR has accepted our offer to join DISC as the Director of Business Development, replacing Tom Ruwart who left DISC earlier this year. Cory, who will start at DISC on April 11, joins DISC most recently from NeuStream, an early stage storage management software company, where he served as President and CEO. Prior to NeuStream, Cory launched the networked attached (DiMeda) storage business at Ciprico in Plymouth MN, where he served as the head of strategic business development. Prior to being at Ciprico he served as the Vice-President of Micron Electronics server business in Boise ID and as the Vice President of Engineering at Tricord Systems in Plymouth MN. Cory has a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Northwestern University in Evanston.

As Director of Business Development, Cory’s core responsibilities will include:

  • Establishing and fostering contacts with industry, other universities, and governmental laboratories in the area of intelligent storage
  • Fostering the development and growth of DISC through recruiting of members and other means of financial support
  • Assessing and monitoring the state of storage technology
  • Participating in the identification of research projects in the area of intelligent storage
  • Representing DISC at national meetings

Cory can be contacted at:
devor@dtc.umn.edu
612-625-1716 (DISC office)
952-484-8550 (cell phone)

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