Steve Wallace, AIS

Mr. Wallace is a seasoned technologist with 25 years of hands-on experience in data security, network operations, and telecommunications. He has provided senior technical leadership for early-stage companies in the ISP, managed hosting, and data center services industries. He has also held both military and civilian positions in communications, network operations, and network security. At AIS Data Centers, Mr. Wallace is responsible for managing and growing the engineering team and the company’s high availability service infrastructure. He has been instrumental in the development of the virtual private data center / IaaS cloud services product lines and owns the AIS Data Centers strategic services roadmap.

Prior positions include serving as the chief technology officer for both Complex Drive Data Centers and Cari.Net. He founded American Digital Network and was the principal architect and engineering operations manager.

Mr. Wallace holds a BSc in Computer Engineering from California State University at Long Beach, and is the recipient of the 2013 IT Executive of the Year award from the San Diego Business Journal.