15-Feb-2018 10:15
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Product management reorganized at LANCOM Systems:

Tarik Erdemir responsible for routers and gateways

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Aachen, February 15, 2018—LANCOM Systems, the leading German manufacturer of networking solutions for business customers and the public sector, has filled the newly created position Product Line Manager. On January 15, Tarik Erdemir took up the position of Vice President of LANCOM's router and VPN gateway product lines. The 50-year-old comes from unified-communications and collaboration specialist Arkadin.


The doctoral engineer looks back on more than 20 years of experience in various product-management and sales positions in the IT and telecommunications industry. Most recently he was responsible for Professional Services, Presales and Project Management, as well as the launch of Cloud UC and Collaboration Services from the UCaaS specialists Arkadin in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. In other positions, he was head of Product Management at D-Link Central Europe, and he managed the business development for networks and unified communications at Controlware GmbH.



In his new position, Tarik Erdemir is responsible for the development and lifecycle management of the LANCOM VPN portfolio. He will also assist the management in matters of product and market strategy. He reports to Christian Schallenberg, CTO and member of the extended Management Board at LANCOM.


“We are delighted to have gained a proven industry expert for our product-line management with Tarik Erdemir,” says Christian Schallenberg. “He will be instrumental in advancing the further maintenance and development of our router and VPN gateway portfolio.”


In his free time, the family man is a keen mountain biker, he enjoys good food with family and friends, and he likes to travel.



LANCOM Systems background:

LANCOM Systems GmbH is the leading German manufacturer of networking solutions for business customers and the public sector. LANCOM offers professional users secure, reliable and future-proof infrastructure solutions for local-area and multi-site networks (WAN, LAN, WLAN), as well as centralized network management based on software-defined networking technologies (SD-WAN, SD-LAN, SD-WLAN). The LANCOM routers, gateways and WLAN solutions are developed and manufactured in Germany, and a selection of the VPN portfolio is certified by the German Federal Office for Information Security (BSI) for the protection of particularly sensitive networks and critical infrastructures (EPCIP). LANCOM Systems has its headquarters in Würselen near Aachen, Germany. Customers include small and medium-sized enterprises, government agencies, institutions, and major corporations from Germany, Europe and, increasingly, worldwide.




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