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Zachary Smith

CEO

Zachary has spent his last 16 years building, running and fixing public cloud infrastructure platforms.  As the CEO of Packet, Zachary is responsible for the company's strategic product roadmap and is most passionate about helping customers and partners take advantage of fundamental compute and avoid vendor lockin.  Prior to founding Packet, Zachary was an early member of the management team at Voxel, a NY-based cloud hosting company sold to Internap in 2011, that built software to automate all aspects of hosting datacenters.  He lives in New York City with his wife and 2 young children.

Zachary Smith

Recent Blog post from Zachary Smith

November 21st, 2018

A Blank Check for Open Source

When Brad Rydzewski, the founder of Drone.io reached out with the “crazy” idea of releasing Drone Cloud for free to the open source community, we immediately said yes. Here's why. Read more

December 26th, 2017

Keep The Cloud Weird

The cloud is growing up fast with big money and even bigger influence. So how (and why) should we keep it weird? Read more

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