Augmentix Adds Marengi To Board

Augmentix Corp., a provider of "armored" computing systems, reported Monday that Joe Marengi has been named to the company's board of directors. Marengi, who is a partner at Austin Ventures and a former Dell and Novell executive, joins the board as an independent director, Augmentix said. The company noted that Marengi served as senior vice president and co-general manager of Dell Americas. His last position with Novell was as president and chief operating officer, Augmentix added. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, Augmentix reengineers Dell laptops and servers into more rugged and robust systems for use in demanding environments. Its clients include the U.S. Armed Forces and the Department of Homeland Security.