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Michael Crandell

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Michael Crandell
Chief Executive Officer at 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 the enterprise. He 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, Michael served as CEO at several Internet software-as-a-service (SaaS) companies and as executive vice president at eFax.com. He received his B.A. from Stanford University and completed graduate studies at Harvard University.

Articles by Michael Crandell

RightScale Launches 3 Millionth Server

Here at RightScale, we've just passed the 3 million server milestone. Driven by our growing customer and free-user base, and their ever-increasing cloud usage, the 3M mark represents a benchmark in the industry, and is noteworthy in three different ways. First, 3 million is impressive in the data center business. Many well-known hosting companies house between 50,000 and 100,000 servers, and...Read more