Elastisys provides products and services for scalable and responsive IT systems, with an emphasis on predictive auto-scaling with multi-cloud capabilities. Elastisys products and services extend on decades of internationally leading research in distributed systems, high performance computing, and autonomous management of virtualized resources. Elastisys was founded in 2011 and is a spin-off company from the renown distributed systems research group at Umeå University.
Robert Winter, CEO
Robert Winter is CEO of Elastisys AB. Prior to Elastisys, Robert has 10 years of experience of management, sales, and technical roles in the IT industry. Robert holds a MSc in computer science as well as a BSc in economics from Umeå University.
Erik Elmroth, Chief Scientist
Erik Elmroth is chairman of the board and co-founder of Elastisys AB. He received his PhD in computing science in 1995 and is currently also Professor at the Department of Computing Science at Umeå University, where he leads the research on distributed systems (see www.cloudresearch.org). This research extends on Erik’s broad background in scientific and high-performance computing and extensive experience from organizing supercomputing infrastructures.
Johan Tordsson, CTO
Johan Tordsson is CTO and co-founder of Elastisys and holds a PhD in computer science from Umeå University. He has a broad technical background in virtualization, autonomic computing, and clouds. Prior to Elastisys, Johan worked for several years as developer, researcher, and technical coordinator in several large international research projects.
Ahmed Ali-Eldin, Data Scientist
Ahmed Ali-Eldin is a Data Scientist at Elastisys since its founding. He obtained a PhD in 2015 from Umeå University. Ahmed has a strong background in designing autoscalers, data analytics, computer systems, and performance modelling, He has been involved in several large-scale projects as a researcher, technical manager, and developer.
Peter Gardfjäll, Software Architect
Peter is a software architect with a research background in distributed systems and several years of industry experience from designing and implementing software solutions. Peter holds a Master of Science (MSc) in computer science as well as a Licentiate degree (PhLic) in computer science/grid computing, both from Umeå University.
Simon Kollberg, Software Engineer
Simon has several years of experience working with frontend and backend web application development. He worked for several years on the ORBIT European research project about data center disaster recovery and has in-depth skills in OpenStack. Simon holds a BSc in computer science from Umeå University.
Emil Marklund, Software Engineer
Emil is a software engineer who have worked with backend development and system administration in the past. He also has a couple of years of experience as a teaching assistant on computer science courses at Umeå University. Apart from working for Elastisys, Emil is currently pursuing a MSc in computing science and engineering.