About Cloudastructure

If you have a Connected Device for your Enterprise, it deserves to be connected to the Cloudastructure !

Cloudastructure delivers cloud-based infrastructure to provide Integrated Building Automation Solutions for Video Monitoring and Surveillance as a Service (VSaaS), Door Access Controls as a Service (ACaaS) , as well as integration with sensors to support your specific Internet of Things (IoT) initiatives.

Cloudastructure Inc. was formed in 2013 with the merger of two pioneer companies – Connexed Systems, Inc which was one of the first companies to leverage the cloud infrastructure for delivering a cloud based video surveillance as a service (VSaaS) and Reach Systems, Inc which pioneered cloud based access control as a service (ACaaS). The merger of these two companies was a visionary move recognizing the synergies of customer value with the bundling of video surveillance and access control delivered as a cloud based service. The Cloudastructure has further expanded the solution offerings with the Cloudastructure IoT Gateway to create a web of rule based intelligent network of devices(things) and deliver custom designed IoT solutions for the customer.

The Cloudastructure hardware utilizes state of art technology, delivered at a very competitive price that beats the industry standards and comes with zero maintenance or replacement costs through with a life-time warranty. Cloudastructure solution centralizes the management of access control with video monitoring and allows customers to scale geographically to multiple locations. The Cloudastructure solution delivers the intelligence online while it puts the data safely offsite.

Cloudastructure can support your installation efforts, helping you get in touch with local installation partners or take turnkey responsibility for delivering the solution seamlessly. The service and support is provided for a small monthly subscription requiring no upfront licensing costs or capital budgets.

Who uses Cloudastructure Solutions?

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Management Team

Rick Bentley
Founder, Chief Executive Officer

Rick BentleyMr. Rick Bentley has over 20 years of Silicon Valley startup and technology experience. He was founder and CEO of Televoke Inc. (became deCarta, bought by Uber) where he raised eight figures of Venture Capital. Mr. Bentley has been a full time Advisor to Google X. He was a direct report to Andy Grove for half a decade. Investors have brought him in for interim-CEO roles at early stage companies. He was a Senior Consultant at Bearing Point Inc., which included two assignments in Baghdad. At General Magic he managed the “Portico” program, derivatives of which serve over a million subscribers. He was Director of Business Development for Machina, a design and engineering house that developed consumer electronics products, some of which sold over 10MM units. He was also Director of Product Development for Sensory Inc, which currently has the largest installed base of speech recognition systems in the world. Mr. Bentley is the author of multiple patents and patent filings, many of which were bought by Samsung in 2014. He received his BA in Physics and MS in Engineering from UC Berkeley.

Glenn Forrester
Founder, Vice President – Business Development

Glenn ForresterMr. Forrester has 22 years of experience in establishing and operating emerging growth companies in the technology field. He founded Reach Systems in 2005 after identifying an opportunity for a disruptive technology in the physical security market. Most recently, he served as President of SPINS, Inc., an information services company providing critical product movement data to the Natural Products Industry. Previously he served as President of Tiger Object Systems, a developer of object-oriented programming tools. He also served as Vice President of Research & Development for Intoximeters, Inc., a global provider of alcohol breath testing equipment, a field in which he holds several key patents. While an undergraduate he founded and served as President of Coral Software, a provider of educational software and software development tools for Artificial Intelligence application development. Apple Computer ultimately acquired Coral in 1988. Mr. Forrester received an A.B. cum laude from Harvard College.

Craig Johnson
Vice President, Sales

Craig JohnsonMr. Johnson has over 20 years of experience in a variety of Sales, Sales Management, Marketing, Operations, and General Management positions with his last assignment being COO of a digital signage startup. Prior to that he was a Honeywell General Manager, running a 100+ person organization with $27m in revenues, that consulted, sold, installed, and maintained HVAC systems, Fire Alarm, and Security systems in large, commercial buildings. Mr. Johnson also has extensive experience in the marketing and sales of electronic components to OEM and Distributor channels, both through direct salesforces and independent rep organizations. At the customer enterprise level, Mr. Johnson managed the sales and service teams for process automation platforms that monitor and control refineries, power generation plants, and manufacturing sites. Mr. Johnson earned his Bachelors Degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and his MBA in Marketing from DePaul University in Chicago. He is Six Sigma certified and served as a Reserve Officer in the Armed Forces.

Rajeev Kak
Chief Marketing Officer

Rajeev KakMr. Kak has over 20 years’ experience in managing global marketing, sales and business development teams with several successes in driving new product introduction, new market development with global marketing launch and marketing programs management experience in large companies as well as start ups. Rajeev is an energetic, digital-savvy marketer with several achievements in product strategy, product marketing, lead generation, pipeline nurturing and inside sales, as well as mobile and social media marketing. Rajeev was recognized as one of Top 50 Most Talented CMOs for 2014 by CMO-Asia publication and World Marketing Congress. Previously, at SAP, Rajeev was one of the founding team members and headed the marketing function for a strategic ecosystem marketplace initiative SAP EcoHub and received the MVP award for leading a very successful global market launch. Besides SAP, Rajeev also held senior management roles at various companies including Adobe Systems and i2 Technologies. Rajeev is an engineering graduate from IIT Delhi, he has completed MBA (Marketing) from FMS, Delhi University and has a Masters degree in Management Information Systems from Texas Tech University.

Gregory Rayzman
Chief Technology Officer

Greg RayzmanMr. Rayzman is a seasoned technologist and well recognized name in Silicon Valley. His expertise in Big Data and database architecture is sought by several emerging and well established companies like Apple, where he provided pivotal leadership in designing and developing massively scalable and database backed infrastructures. Most recently, Mr. Rayzman had a great stint at TheFind shopping search engine with relevancy and popularity algorithm instead of the ordinary pay-for-placement. TheFind was acquired by Facebook in 2015. Prior to that, as Chief architect of a forward-looking company NebuAd, in 2007 he developed behavior targeting advertising systems based on the aggregate data, which everyone from Google and Yahoo to Facebook and Plaxo is looking into only now – for better targeted, more relevant advertising. He was previously a founding engineer and Chief architect for ITM Software, acquired by BMC. Mr. Rayzman also served as CTO for Claridyne Inc., an IT infrastructure and integration company. Mr. Rayzman was founding engineer and Director of Software Engineering for Annuncio Inc., acquired by PeopleSoft (now Oracle). Mr. Rayzman holds both Bachelor and Masters degrees in Computer Science from Moscow University and completed his postdoctoral education in Applied Mathematics at the Academy of Science before moving to the United States earlier in his career.

Chris Marshall
Chief Operating Officer

Chris MarshallAccomplished COO, leader in transforming service delivery models and keeping organizations focused during periods of change. Successful track record leading, managing and delivering business solutions in diverse industries, extensive experience in program managing complex, global transformation initiatives, integrating the necessary elements of People, Process and Technology.