Flexential provides tailored data center solutions built on a highly connected national colocation platform and robust portfolio of cloud, data protection, managed and professional services.
Partner Advisory Council Member
Jason Carolan drives next generation network-enabled technologies at Flexential. He and his team translate market trends into strategic initiatives that inform the investment decisions across the company’s product development, build early stage products, and go to market strategies. Jason joined the company in 2011 and has held various leadership roles in product, operations and technical management, including CTO. Jason is a recognized thought leader and industry expert in distributed computing, network systems and cloud computing.
Jason has over 25 years of experience in leadership positions in system architecture, software development, and technical sales and support across a variety of companies, including Sun Microsystems, where Jason was honored as a “Distinguished Engineer,” VMware and the Mayo Clinic.
Jason was a lead author of “Building N1 Grid Solutions,” one of the first books highlighting the combined use of virtualization and automation. He also has several patents in networking, data center resource management, virtualization, and security.
Member — Wall Street Journal CIO Network, Forbes Technology Council