SerialTek, the industry leader in storage protocol analysis, today announced the appointment of Richard Whitmarsh as president. Mr. Whitmarsh brings over 20 years of IT industry experience to his new role having served previously as a Senior Manager at Cisco Systems. Mr. Whitmarsh succeeds Dale Smith who was president and co-founder of SerialTek. Dale, along with several members of his family, perished in a tragic small aircraft accident, in early December. “I am committed to continuing the legacy of Dale in supplying the storage and other industries with world-class analysis and test solutions,” said Mr. Whitmarsh. “I am excited and look forward to opportunities and challenges here at SerialTek. As we move forward, our customers can continue to expect innovative solutions to accelerate their design, test and validation efforts.