About CloudOps

About CloudOps

CloudOps is a cloud consulting and services company focused on open source, cloud platforms, networking and DevOps. We help businesses thrive in a data driven software economy with successful adoption and operation of cloud platforms, enabling self-service, utility economics and API-automated, continuous delivery of IT.
Since 2005, CloudOps has enabled hundreds of enterprises and web-based companies to build their businesses in the cloud.
CloudOps supports public clouds like AWS, Google and Azure, as well as cloud.ca, a regional cloud service for businesses requiring that all or some of their data remain in Canada, for reasons of compliance, performance, cost or privacy. Our team actively contributes to open source communities including the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (home of Kubernetes), OpenStack, and Apache CloudStack.
Own your destiny in the cloudTM.

Meet our Team

Ian Rae, CEO

Ian Rae is the founder and CEO of CloudOps, a cloud computing consulting firm that provides multi-cloud solutions for software companies, enterprises and telecommunications providers. Ian is also the founder of cloud.ca, a Canadian cloud infrastructure as a service (IaaS) focused on data residency, privacy and security requirements. He is a partner at Year One Labs, a lean startup incubator, and is the founder of the Centre cloud.ca in Montreal. Prior to clouds, Ian was responsible for engineering at Coradiant, a leader in application performance management.

Marc Paré, Chief Commercial Officer

As Chief Commercial Officer at CloudOps, Marc is responsible for driving new revenue in addition to managing the growing product offerings. With over fifteen years of experience in information technology, Marc has a strong background in product management, sales, marketing, and web operations. Prior to joining CloudOps in 2012, he worked in cloud networking solutions at Citrix and he held various business and technical roles throughout ten years at Coradiant.

Will Stevens, CTO

As CloudOps’ first employee and current CTO, Will has experienced the significant shift of
organizations adopting the cloud, both from a technical and business value perspective. With a background in development, Will has worked with multiple customers to facilitate the consumption of cloud services, as well as with service providers to deliver cloud solutions. Will is an avid open source advocate: he was the VP of Apache CloudStack in 2016, and currently sits on the Canadian Open Source Advisory Board.

Marc Vaillancourt, Director, Software Development

With his background in IT consulting and various leadership positions in software development, Marc has a proven track record in delivering innovative products. He holds a bachelor’s degree in MIS from the Université de Sherbrooke. Over the last 20 years, he has worked at IBM, CGI, Coradiant and BMC Software. At CloudOps, Marc leads the team responsible for CloudMC.

Jesse Hurkens, VP Consulting & Transformation Services

As VP of Consulting and Transformation Services, Jesse is responsible for executing cloud/DevOps strategy, while insuring that best practices are implemented across teams for the consistent delivery of complex technology projects. With over twenty years experience, Jesse has lead teams in software development/architecture, product management, systems engineering, large scale operations, R&D, software QA, and fast product prototyping. Prior to joining CloudOps, Jesse held executive and strategic positions at Tata Communications, Triton Digital and various other small to large scale international organizations.

Maximilian Morgan, VP Operations and Delivery

In his role at CloudOps, Maximilian is responsible for a team of highly skilled and much sought after cloud professionals. With close to 20 years of experience in this field, a background in enterprise software including product management and solution architecture, his passion for all things technology is insatiable. Over the last decade, Maximilian has been focused on building and growing technical teams imbuing that passion into a new generation of technophiles.


Interested in joining our team? Check out open positions on our careers page

Some of our Customers
423 rue Saint-Nicolas, 2nd Floor
Montreal, QC H2Y 2P4
CANADA

56 Temperance St, 7th Floor
Toronto, ON M5H 3V5
CANADA
201 Sommerville Ave.
Sommerville, MA 02143
USA
429 Lenox Ave.
Miami Beach, FL, 33139
USA
423 rue Saint-Nicolas, 2nd Floor
Montreal, QC H2Y 2P4
CANADA

56 Temperance St, 7th Floor
Toronto, ON M5H 3V5
CANADA
201 Sommerville Ave.
Sommerville, MA 02143
USA
429 Lenox Ave.
Miami Beach, FL, 33139
USA