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Market Interest in Elastic Cloud Infrastructure Accelerates

Cloudscaling expands its executive team

“With enterprises, web application companies and service providers searching for true elastic infrastructure solutions, we are seeing increasing prospect and sales activity surrounding our Open Cloud System,” said Michael Grant, CEO of Cloudscaling. “To support that growth," he continued, "we’ve made thoughtful additions to the leadership of our channels, engineering, enterprise sales and product management functions."

Grant was speaking today as Cloudscaling announced the addition of Andy Green as vice president, business and channel development, Pam Brodt as vice president, sales, and Azmir Mohamed as senior director, product management.

Additionally, Cloudscaling announced that Paul Guth, who continues to lead the company's software development, has recently added the role of vice president, engineering.

"Andy, Paul, Pam, and Azmir bring precisely the right mix of domain knowledge and business experience to take on those roles," said Grant.


Cloudscaling's CTO & Founding CEO, Randy Bias

Cloudscaling announced version 2.0 of Open Cloud System at the OpenStack Summit in October 2012. It describes it as "the first production-grade elastic cloud infrastructure system that offers both API and performance fidelity with Amazon Web Services and soon, Google Compute Engine."

Open Cloud System incorporates the OpenStack open source project, but adds critical production-grade features and a complete modular hardware reference architecture to ease deployment and scaling.

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