Press Releases: 2014
John Landy Joins Datapipe as Chief Technology Officer
Growth in executive team spurred by increased leadership in Hybrid IT Solutions
Jersey City, NJ. — (November 3, 2014) — Datapipe, a global provider of managed hybrid IT solutions for the enterprise, recently announced the hiring of John Landy as Chief Technology Officer (CTO). Landy joins Datapipe as the company continues to expand its set of managed hybrid cloud service offerings to address the specialized cloud needs of its enterprise customers. As CTO, Landy will be responsible for leading the company’s technology strategy, as well as further strengthening the company’s data security and privacy operations.
A 22-year industry veteran with experience building highly scalable distributed systems and more than 14 years of experience specializing in Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solutions, Landy will focus on leading three key components surrounding Datapipe’s technology strategy and development, including:
- Enhancing Technology Strategy including leading the company’s move to expand its Hybrid IT Solutions. Landy’s experience leading customer-side managed cloud deployments will provide Datapipe with additional perspective in understanding the customer’s changing needs and demands.
- Expanding Technology Partnerships including further strengthening the existing technology partnerships with AWS, EMC, Equinix and Microsoft, as well as developing new relationships through a technology ecosystem strategy.
- Extending Innovation in Datapipe’s integrated cloud management portal, a single pane of glass for Datapipe customers to access, manage, optimize and monitor an integrated set of globally deployed cloud services across multiple platforms, including AWS.
“Datapipe is well-known for having world-class solutions for multi-cloud environments. The way the company solves customer problems and addresses each need is unique in this industry and offers a true competitive advantage,” said Landy. “Datapipe’s ability to offer a single pane of glass across the multi-platform infrastructure sets the company apart from its competitors. I look forward to leading the continued enhancements to its technology strategy and development efforts, further advancing Datapipe’s leadership as the cloud industry advances.”
Formerly the Chief Security Officer (CSO) and CTO at Intralinks, Landy comes to Datapipe with deep knowledge and understanding around software development and architecture. Throughout his career, Landy has been instrumental in building highly secure and scalable SaaS solutions.
“John comes to Datapipe with a deep knowledge and understanding of cloud technologies and the customer benefits of transformative IT. We’re excited to have John on board and we are already leveraging his expertise and experience as we continue to enhance our solutions to meet the evolving demands of our enterprise clients,” said Robb Allen, CEO of Datapipe.
Datapipe is the only global managed service provider to architect, deploy and manage multi-platform hybrid IT solutions, including public, private and hybrid clouds integrated with traditional IT environments. We automate IT to support the continuous development and delivery of secure, highly available enterprise class applications. We deliver operational excellence through proven ITIL processes delivered by a global network of experienced professionals and next generation data centers in New York Metro, Ashburn VA, Silicon Valley, Chicago, Seattle, Denver, Kansas City, Dallas, Iceland, London, Hong Kong, Shanghai and Singapore.