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Michael Crandell, CEO and Founder of RightScale Speaks at the 2013 MGI Research Cloud Innovators Summit

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on Wednesday, 12 June 2013 in Cloud Computing

Michael Crandell, CEO and Founder of RightScale Speaks at the 2013 MGI Research Cloud Innovators Summit about cloud management tools market, competitive landscape and positioning of RightScale within that market. Recorded on March 5th 2013 at the Core Club in New York, NY.

Profile of RightScale

RightScale cloud management enables organizations to easily deploy and manage business-critical applications across public, private, and hybrid clouds. RightScale provides efficient configuration, monitoring, automation, and governance of cloud computing infrastructure and applications. RightScale supports 8 public clouds, which include AWS, Rackspace, Windows Azure, Google Compute Engine, HP, SoftLayer, IDCF, and Datapipe as well as private cloud providers OpenStack and CloudStack. Since 2006, millions of servers have been launched with the RightScale solution by leading enterprises including the Associated Press, CBS Interactive, Intercontinental Hotels Group, PBS, and Zynga.

Profile of Michael Crandell, CEO and founder of RightScale

Michael Crandell is the CEO and a founder of RightScale, where he provides the vision and direction for the company as it pioneers innovative ways to bring the power of cloud computing to any organization. Crandell is a frequent speaker at cloud computing industry conferences, and he has played a major role in helping establish and promote openness and transparency in the cloud market. Prior to RightScale, he served as CEO at several Internet software-as-a-service (SaaS) companies and as executive vice president at eFax.com. Crandell received his B.A. from Stanford University and completed graduate studies at Harvard University.

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