“As a renowned, proven business leader of private and public technology companies, Derrick will lead the company’s worldwide vision, global operations, strategic channel alliances and market expansion of the industry’s first Zero-Code-Change PaaS solution for private and public cloud environments,” stated Jelastic through a press release.
Derrick’s previous work includes stints at Conformative Systems and Chicory Systems.
The new CEO will begin work at the company’s Palo Alto, California headquarters.
“Jelastic has phenomenal technology, an advanced development team and an innovative product that is addressing real-world business challenges in the enterprise space. I truly look forward to leading the team and expanding Jelastic’s global footprint as we team with organizations focused on scaling their cloud application deployments. I’m thrilled to be joining Jelastic during such a pivotal time in enterprise software and cloud computing, and look forward to continue collaborating with the enterprise leaders of tomorrow as we develop the next-generation infrastructures for cloud computing,” Derrick stated.
Jelatic’s Java and PHP cloud hosting platform offers scaling with no code change requirements.