Ed Saipetch

Sr. Director, Office of the CTO



Ed Saipetch has spent over 15 years in strategic roles at start-ups, vendors and enterprises.  He is a passionate technologist focused on topics ranging from IT transformation to web app scalability and infrastructure architecture.  Currently he is a Senior Director in the Office of the CTO at Blue Box, an IBM Company. Prior to this role, he served as a Sr. Director in the Business Development and Strategy team and Sr. Director, Office of the CTO at CenturyLink. Prior to CenturyLink, Ed worked with Inktank the company that developed the open-source scale-out storage technology, Ceph.  In other roles at Joyent and EMC, he focused on public, private and hybrid cloud in the Enterprise and Service Provider spaces. He’s also the co-host of the Speaking In Tech podcast and participates on panels at conferences focused on cloud and IT transformation.