Fusion-io Names New CTO

Salt Lake City-based flash storage provider Fusion-io announced today that it has named Pankaj Mehra as the company's new Chief Technology Officer. Mehra has previously served at big data firm Whodini, and also was at Compaq, Hewlett Packard, and HP Labs Russia, in addition to serving on the InfiniBand Trade Association's Management Working Group. Mehra replaces Neil Carson, who the company said becomes Fusion-io Asia Pacific (APAC) CTO and Vice President.