SAN FRANCISCO Feb. 23, 2011 Michael Grant
Grant brings substantial expertise in leading cloud technologies to market. He served as CEO of Ejasent, a provider of software for server resource management and data center cost management. He led the company’s growth and subsequent acquisition by Veritas in 2004. Grant was also CEO and co-founder of Redmojo, a heterogeneous virtualization management company which later became the core of PlateSpin Orchestrate after Redmojo was acquired by Novell in 2007.
University of California at Santa Barbara
"It’s an honor to join a proven team with a clear vision and significant market traction. Similarly, it’s rare when a CEO arrives to find such an impressive portfolio of customer wins," said Grant. "Cloudscaling has launched four large service provider clouds in the past nine months with an expanding pipeline of new customer opportunities. We have a fantastic engineering team that continues to find creative and patentable solutions to IaaS technical challenges. The stage is set for the some exciting product developments later in the year."