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Westell Technologies Appoints Mike Moran as Chief Technology Officer

October 20, 2015

AURORA, IL, October 20, 2015Westell Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: WSTL), a leading provider of in-building wireless, intelligent site management, cell site optimization, and outside plant solutions, today announces the appointment of Mike Moran as Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer. As Westell’s CTO, Mike will be responsible for product evolution, program management, and development technology.

“We are excited to have Mike as part of the executive team, as he has an exceptionally broad and deep technical background, including hardware, software, networking, security, and mobile infrastructure,” said Tom Gruenwald, President and CEO of Westell Technologies. “His experience working with other high growth companies, industry knowledge, and understanding of markets, applications, and technological trends will help us execute our strategic growth initiatives.”

Mike has more than 25 years of experience in technology and innovation, product marketing and planning, business development, and strategic planning, specializing in the engineering aspects of complex communication, security, and information technology solutions. Prior to joining Westell, Mike served in a variety of key positions at Tellabs, covering software defined networking, cloud data center evolution, network function virtualization, optical networking, and packet switching. He previously was Chief Architect at McAfee and held technology and engineering roles at Netscout, Pulsecom, Alcatel, Siemens, and GTE. Mike earned a bachelor of science in electrical engineering from the DeVry Institute of Technology and a master of science in computer science from North Carolina State University.

About Westell
Westell Technologies, Inc., headquartered in Aurora, Illinois, is a leading provider of in-building wireless, intelligent site management, cell site optimization, and outside plant solutions focused on innovation and differentiation at the edge of telecommunication networks, where end users connect. The Company’s comprehensive set of products and solutions enable telecommunication service providers and other network operators to improve network performance and reduce operating expenses. With millions of products successfully deployed worldwide, Westell is a trusted partner for transforming networks into high quality, reliable systems. For more information, please visit

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