THE Clarus Networks Group has appointed a brand new chief know-how officer (CTO), following virtually tripled income and double worker numbers throughout all areas within the final 12 months.
Paul Coffey has taken on the function of CTO after the connectivity and community specialist group turned considered one of solely a handful of authorised resellers of Elon Musk’s SpaceX Starlink final 12 months.
Since SpaceX first launched Starlink – a low earth orbit (LEO) satellite tv for pc system offering high-speed, low-latency broadband web companies – in 2019, their connection service has tripled the variety of prospects to 1.5 million in lower than a 12 months.
Clarus makes use of Starlink and different wi-fi connection applied sciences – like cellular non-public networks – to convey quick connectivity to companies wherever and supporting purchasers working in power, building, healthcare, retail, transport and maritime.
Mixed with LEO satellite tv for pc connectivity, wi-fi know-how is enabling organisations to grow to be extra productive and environment friendly, no matter their location.
The Scotland-based enterprise at present has over 500 world enterprise Starlink deployments, with purchasers throughout Europe, Africa, North America, and South America.
New Clarus CTO Paul Coffey has joined the staff bringing intensive expertise as a enterprise chief and wi-fi connectivity specialist, beforehand serving as CEO of the Scotland 5G Centre – a nationwide centre devoted to the uptake of superior connectivity.
Derek Phillips, Group Managing Director at The Clarus Networks Group, stated: “Now’s the proper time to convey onboard Paul Coffey, who’s working with our skilled staff to implement hybrid know-how methods for purchasers in all sectors.”
Paul Coffey added: “I’ve already seen how high-speed, low-latency connectivity can revolutionise business by becoming a member of knowledge to operations, together with enabling actual time monitoring to enhance well being and security, cut back prices and decrease carbon emissions.
“I’m excited to be connecting extra companies utilizing Starlink and personal 5G networks, taking part in a key half in Clarus’ built-in connectivity resolution.”
The Clarus Networks Group was established in 2014 by husband-and-wife staff Derek and Debra Phillips, providing prospects networking companies to attach companies with their groups the world over.