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Key Facts


RightScale enables leading enterprises to accelerate delivery of cloud-based applications that engage customers and drive top-line revenue while optimizing cloud usage to reduce risk and costs:

  • RightScale Cloud Management Platform is a comprehensive solution that enables IT organizations to deliver instant access to a portfolio of public, private, and hybrid cloud services across business units and development teams while maintaining enterprise control.

  • RightScale Optima® is a collaborative cloud cost management and optimization solution that enables organizations to take automated action to reduce cloud spend across the enterprise.


RightScale pioneered the cloud management space and has helped thousands of companies over the past ten years to leverage the power of cloud.

Some 65,000 people in 100 countries use RightScale.

RightScale technology has been used to power millions of servers and some of the largest cloud deployments, which scale to tens of thousands of servers.

RightScale is recognized as a Technology Pioneer by the World Economic Forum.

RightScale was named the top solution in Modern Infrastructure's 2017 Private/Hybrid Cloud Management category.


Founded by Thorsten von Eicken, Michael Crandell, and Rafael Saavedra.

Led by CEO Michael Crandell and CTO Thorsten von Eicken.

Headquartered in Santa Barbara with offices across the globe.

State of the Cloud Report

RightScale surveys IT professionals in a variety of industries among enterprises and SMBs for our annual State of the Cloud Report. The published results in the form of analysis and charts provide an in-depth look at current cloud computing trends.


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