Kirk Averett

Kirk Averett is the Director of Services and Support at Mailtrust (a division of Rackspace Hosting), which he joined in 2004. Prior to Mailtrust, Kirk was a General Manager for Charter Communications where he managed cable and Internet services around Virginia. Kirk earned a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science from Utah Valley University. He can be reached at [email protected]

How to Choose the Right Business E-Mail Solution

In today's business, e-mail is the most important communication tool you have. Today's employees literally work out of their inbox. The key to success is finding the right e-mail...

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ThoughtSpot’s Ajeet Singh: “The Data Analytics Dashboard is Dead”

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