TEL AVIV, Israel, December 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --
RiT Technologies (NASDAQ: RITT ), the leading provider of intelligent infrastructure management (IIM) solutions, today announced that it has appointed Mr. Peter Leonard, a Johannesburg-based IT industry professional, to become its Country Sales Manager of South Africa. Mr. Leonard will be mandated with further developing RiT's business in South Africa, a region whose rapid uptake of IT technologies makes it a land of opportunity for RiT's industry-leading solutions.
RiT's momentum in Africa has been building throughout the past year, beginning with sales to Botswana Telecommunications Corporation (BTC) and Vodafone Ghana, and followed by the signing of distribution/marketing agreements with Kenya's Adwest Communications, Mart Network Solutions/Giganet Networking Solutions and Adcare. The establishment of a permanent local presence demonstrates RiT's belief in the sales potential of this rapidly-growing region, and its commitment to become one of its significant players.
" Africa today is a land in transformation, and a key enabler of change is the ongoing overhaul of its communications and IT networks," commented Eran Ayzik, RiT's President and CEO. "Thousands of businesses are investing in new data centers and IT hubs, and their IT staffs are looking to build in intelligent infrastructure platforms. With a strong reputation, industry-leading solutions and an active local presence, RiT will be able to win more business, taking full advantage of the opportunity to make Africa into one of its strongest regions."About RiT Technologies RiT is a leading provider of intelligent solutions for infrastructure management, asset management, environment and security, and network utilization. RiT Enterprise solutions address datacenters, communication rooms and workspace environments, ensuring maximum utilization, reliability, decreased downtime, physical security, automated deployment, asset tracking, and troubleshooting. RiT Carrier solutions provide carriers with the full array of network mapping, testing and bandwidth qualification capabilities needed for access network installation and service provisioning. RiT's field-tested solutions are delivering value in thousands of installations for top-tier enterprises and operators throughout the world.