JERSEY CITY, NJ–(Marketwire – August 10, 2010) – Datapipe, a leading provider of managed hosting and IT services, today announced the expansion of its leadership team with the appointment of Ed Laczynski as Vice President of Cloud Strategy and Architecture. He will be responsible for driving Datapipe’s cloud computing strategy and the architecture of new cloud platforms and integrations.
Laczynski brings more than 10 years of digital technology leadership experience to Datapipe, most recently as the founder and CTO of LTech, a pioneer in enterprise cloud computing products and services. At LTech, he led the business and product development vision, achieving significant sales and customer growth. A frequent speaker and author, Laczynski is recognized throughout the industry for his thought leadership, vision and experience helping organizations succeed with cloud computing. He has also led innovation in digital media and finance in roles at McCann-Erickson Worldwide and Credit Suisse. Laczynski is a graduate of New York University.
“Ed is a cloud computing expert and dynamic business leader,” said Robb Allen, Chief Executive Officer for Datapipe. “He will play a critical role on our leadership team as we continue to experience rapid growth in delivering high-value, cloud-based solutions. Ed’s broad technical experience and proven ability to lead teams successfully is a winning combination for Datapipe and our clients,” Allen said.
Commenting on his appointment, Mr. Laczynski said, “I am excited to join Datapipe, a leader in enterprise cloud computing. Known for their world class customer service, Datapipe has a global presence and a wealth of talented people committed to delivering the benefits of cloud computing to their clients. Datapipe is already growing their cloud offerings with the Stratosphere platform, and I’m pleased to lead the team to build new solutions around both private and public cloud services.”
Datapipe provides custom managed hosting solutions for businesses with complex Internet facing infrastructures. We proactively manage security, monitoring, storage, data center operations, servers, and applications including database administration and the full software stack. The company provides services to more than 1000 customers in six data centers and eight office locations in the United States, the United Kingdom, and China. Datapipe was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Jersey City, New Jersey. http://www.datapipe.com