CALIENT Names Engineering VP

Santa Barbara-based CALIENT Technologies has appointed a new Vice President of Engineering, the company said this morning. The firm said it has promoted Jitender K. Miglani to the position, from his existing position as Director of Software Engineering. Miglani has been at the firm since 2010, and also has previously served at Juniper Networks, 3Com, Lucent Technologies, Bay Networks/Nortel, and Essar Telecom. Miglani reports to Gregory Koss, Calient's Chief Development Officer. CALIENT is a developer of photonic switching systems based on 3D MEMs technology.