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Jay Cuthrell

Date Joined
August 06, 2012

VCE From 2013-04-16 (Current)
Statement of Interest

I am interested in the wider Management and Orchestration ecosystem for IaaS




Jay Cuthrell

Jay Cuthrell is a managing principal consultant within the Office of the Chief Technology Officer (OCTO) at VCE, an EMC Federation Company with investments from Cisco and VMware. He is a frequent industry speaker currently based on the West Coast of the United States. Previously, as a strategic technology consultant with he worked with service providers, startup companies, and investment groups in addition to writing for ReadWrite and Telecompetitor. He has held CTO, VP, and GM roles at Digitel and NeoNova (an Azure Capital and Bridgescale Partners portfolio company) and infrastructure consulting roles working domestically and internationally for Fortune 500 clients. He also served at Scient (formerly iXL now Publicis), Nortel, Analysts International, IBM, and NCSU College of Engineering. He holds a BS in Materials Science and Engineering from North Carolina State University and grew up in Beaufort, NC. His blog can be found at



I'm involved in the following OpenStack projects: Horizon,Ceilometer,Heat,Ironic,Deployment,Release