Colan Schwartz is an Enterprise Cloud Architect specializing in Drupal, Aegir, SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS consulting. He does technical planning and implementation to ensure sound and sustainable solutions. Colan has worked with Drupal for over 10 years, and support over 30 of its projects. He is a core maintainer of the Aegir Hosting System and a founding member of the Aegir Co-op. In addition, Colan is a certified software engineer, and have been security cleared by the Canadian government. He also volunteers his time to mentor students for Google Summer of Code (GSOC).
Colan has over 15 years experience with content management systems (CMSes) for records/data/information management focusing on technical architecture and software development. His past experience includes managing a Web-development firm, working as a federal government employee and freelancing as an independent contractor, which gave him a solid foundation in Information Architecture (IA) / Data Modelling, DevOps, Back-End Development, Code Review, Software Configuration Management (SCM), Security Analysis and System Administration.