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Jason Collier has over 20 years of experience as a serial entrepreneur in the technology industry. Jason was the Founder and Chief Evangelist at Scale Computing, one of the early pioneers in the hyperconvergence space. Previously, Jason was VP of Operations at Corvigo where he oversaw sales engineering, technical support, internal IT, and datacenter operations. Prior to Corvigo, Jason was VP of Information Technology and Infrastructure at Radiate. There he architected and oversaw the deployment of the entire Radiate ad-network infrastructure, scaling it from under one million transactions per month when he started to more than 300 million at its peak.
He has worked with companies such as Dell, Lenovo, Supermicro, Google, Schneider Electric, Acronis, Farm Bureau Insurance, Delhaize, Auburn University, Steel Dymanics, Sumitomo, Nippon, Coca Cola, Air Liquide, Menards, Stena AB as well as Benchmark Electronics. Jason has also leant his expertise and knowledge to many state and local government agencies such as Fire/Police and SLED as well as many others.
Jason is one of the pioneers of hyperconvergence and is an expert in virtualization, data storage, networking, cloud computing, data centers, and edge computing. In his current role as an analyst, Jason provides distinctive technology and intelligent strategy solutions in both enterprise and startup settings.