Detailed Description


Jay Cuthrell is a thought leader within the Office of the Chief Technology Officer (OCTO) at VCE (A private company founded by Cisco and EMC with investments from VMware and Intel) working with service providers, systems integrators, ISVs, and media & entertainment companies to deliver converged infrastructure. He is a frequent industry speaker currently based on the West Coast of the United States. Previously, as a strategic technology consultant with he worked with service providers, startup companies, and investment groups in addition to writing for ReadWrite and Telecompetitor. He has held CTO, VP, and GM roles at Digitel and NeoNova (an Azure Capital and Bridgescale Partners portfolio company) and infrastructure consulting roles working domestically and internationally for Fortune 500 clients. He also served at Scient (formerly iXL now Publicis), Nortel, Analysts International, IBM, and NCSU College of Engineering. He holds a BS in Materials Science and Engineering from North Carolina State University and grew up in Beaufort, NC. His blog can be found at

Experience (9)

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    Office of the CTO
    Jan, 2011
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    Principal Technology Consultant
    Oct, 2010 - Dec, 2010
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    Managing Principal
    Jul 27, 2006 - Oct 18, 2010
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    GLG Leader
    2005 - Jan, 2010
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    CTO, VP, GM
    Oct, 2007 - Jan, 2009
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    NeoNova Network Services

    Aug, 2002 - Dec, 2007
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    Manager of Software and Systems Engineering
    Aug, 1999 - Jul, 2002
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    Infrastructure Architect
    Aug, 1999 - Jul, 2002

Advisory Roles (7)


Education (1)


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