Seasoned Cloud Computing Expert Joins Flexiant

Emerging technology enthusiast and evangelist, Marco Meinardi, is appointed as Head of Solutions Architecture to support Flexiant’s customers journey to the cloud

London, UK – 2 July 2013 – Cloud management provider, Flexiant, today announced the appointment of Marco Meinardi to the position of Head of Solutions Architecture to support customers as they deploy Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator both technically and strategically to develop a successful cloud business.

George Knox, CEO, Flexiant said, “Meinardi brings a wealth of technical leadership skills to Flexiant with a proven record of supporting delivery and project management as companies deploy cloud solutions. Flexiant continues to develop its trendsetting cloud management software to enable cloud service providers to better serve their customers. With Meinardi’s in-depth understanding of the needs of end-user’s combined with his technical expertise, he strengthens Flexiant’s ability to assist customers to commercialize the cloud.”

Prior to joining Flexiant, Meinardi was Joyent’s EMEA Technical Director where he served as technical lead and expert representative for the region both for the company’s public and private cloud solutions. He was also the Co-founder and CTO of Neagen, an Italian based IT companies.

Meinardi said, “I come across many organizations that are confused about cloud, but they jump into the market and technology without a clear understanding or business strategy. Joining Flexiant allows me to bring clarity to these organizations and offer the technical capabilities required to make a commercially successful cloud business.”

With 14 years’ experience in the IT industry, Meinardi will offer Flexiant customer’s visionary solutions to help them move to the cloud successfully with the right strategy and cloud management product.

Read more about why Meinardi joined Flexiant.

ABOUT FLEXIANT

Flexiant is a leading international provider of cloud orchestration software for on-demand, fully automated provisioning of cloud services. Flexiant’s cloud management software suite gives cloud service providers the ability to rapidly design and launch commercial cloud services by enabling business agility and flexibility to scale, deploy and configure cloud services, simply and cost-effectively. Vendor agnostic and supporting multiple hypervisors, Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator offers granular metering, billing and exceptional support for resellers including white labeling and unrivalled levels of customization. Used by over one hundred organizations worldwide, from hosting providers, large MSPs and telcos, Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator is simple to understand, simple to deploy and simple to use. Flexiant was recently named a Gartner Cool Vendor in Cloud Management, received the Info-Tech Research Group Trendsetter Award and called an industry double threat by 451 Group. Flexiant customers include Computerlinks, IS Group, ITEX and NetGroup. Flexiant also is a key participant in the FP7 Consortium. For more information visit www.flexiant.com