|By Business Wire||
|December 30, 2013 12:01 PM EST||
CloudCheckr is delighted to announce that is has recruited George Fyffe as its VP for EMEA and APAC.
George will be based out of London and will help CloudCheckr expand its global operations. Aaron Klein, Co-Founder of CloudCheckr, commented that “George has vast experience of helping businesses grow in EMEA and APAC and we are very excited to have him spearhead our investment in these territories.”
George stated that “interest in the cloud is growing daily and a product such as CloudCheckr which allows customers to manage costs at the same time as giving guidance on Security and Compliance Best Practices is ideally positioned for explosive growth. I am absolutely delighted to join the CloudCheckr team and to play a full part in expanding the business.”
CloudCheckr compiles a complete inventory of cloud resources and then applies state-of-art analytics to help AWS users optimize performance.
CloudCheckr’s cost optimization analyzes utilization and pricing options to produce actionable sizing and purchasing recommendations. Budget alerts and detailed billing analysis ensure that budgets are respected while costs are tracked and allocated. On average, CloudCheckr recommendations save AWS users upwards of 40% of their monthly infrastructure costs without sacrificing functionality.
To help meet performance challenges, CloudCheckr compares users’ deployments against over 250 proprietary best practices for properly configuring cloud resources. These encompass the areas of security, cost, availability and usage. CloudCheckr identifies and prioritizes configuration exceptions along with detailed explanations and instructions for correcting the identified issues. Emails, alerts, and reports enable users to confidently maintain their deployment.
CloudCheckr assists in audit and compliance through change monitoring and historical reporting. Change monitoring records and reports resource, security group and configuration changes to help users retain control and visibility in the complex decentralized cloud environment. Historical reporting and trend analysis enables users to review historical data, track present usage, and model future needs.
CloudCheckr Inc., founded in 2011, is based in Rochester, NY with satellite office in San Francisco, London, and Argentina. The company is dedicated to building a complete analytic solution for public cloud users. It is an Amazon Web Services Advanced Technology Partner.