CloudOps Ranks No. 305 on the 2017 PROFIT 500

15-09-2017 / CloudOps

– Canadian Business unveils 29th annual list of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies –

Montreal, QC (September 14, 2017) Canadian Business and PROFIT today ranked CloudOps No. 305 on the 29th annual PROFIT 500, the definitive ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies. Published in the October issue of MacClean’s magazine and at, the PROFIT 500 ranks Canadian businesses by their five-year revenue growth.

CloudOps made the 2017 PROFIT 500 list with five-year revenue growth of 193%, up from position 356 from last year. This is the fifth consecutive year that CloudOps has been ranked.

“It is never easy to earn a spot on the PROFIT 500, but this year’s applicant pool was the most competitive yet,” says Deborah Aarts, PROFIT 500 program manager. “This year’s winners demonstrate the resilience, innovation and sheer management smarts it takes to build a thriving business today. Canada and the world need more entrepreneurial success stories like these.”

“CloudOps is very proud to be featured in the PROFIT 500 for five consecutive years of organic growth in our services business helping customers own their destiny in the cloud,” says founder and CEO Ian Rae. “We are equally excited about the accelerated growth we expect thanks to our cloud native solutions and our new software tools that enable organizations to securely deliver and manage their cloud services.“

CloudOps is a cloud consulting and services company focused on open source, cloud platforms, networking and DevOps. We provide cloud solutions and operations for private, public, regional, hybrid and multi-cloud consumption (such as Google’s GCP, Amazon Web Services, Azure, SoftLayer, Our expertise in Docker and Kubernetes allow us to provide hands-on workshops about these technologies as others, helping bridge the DevOps gap. The CloudOps cloud building practice leverages OpenStack and Apache CloudStack, and focuses on enabling cloud delivery for telcos and shared service provider with the addition of our CloudMC software as a primary component for monetizing cloud services.

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About the PROFIT 500
For 29 years, the PROFIT 500 has been Canada’s most respectable and influential ranking of entrepreneurial achievement. Developed by PROFIT and now published in Maclean’s magazine and at, the PROFIT 500 ranks Canadian companies on five-year revenue growth. For more information on the ranking visit or

About Canadian Business
Founded in 1928, Canadian Business is the longest-serving and most-trusted business publication in the country. It is the country’s premier media brand for executives and senior business leaders. It fuels the success of Canada’s business elite with a focus on the things that matter most: leadership, innovation, business strategy and management tactics. Learn more at

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