Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) v3
Payment Card Industry Qualified Security Assessor (PCI QSA)
Google Qualified Developer - Google Cloud Storage (GCS)
Google Qualified Developer - Google Compute Engine (GCE)
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
AWS Solutions Architect - Associate
Co-Founder and SVP, Emerging Technologies
Ned McClain is co-founder and SVP of Emerging Technology at AppliedTrust, which he started in 2001 with Trent R. Hein. In 2015, AppliedTrust was acquired by ViaWest (a Shaw Communications [NYSE:SJR] Company).
In addition to his executive role, including setting the company’s strategy and vision with CEO Trent, Ned is focused on enterprise and cloud architecture, security, and infrastructure. He is a "full-stack" engineer with a passion for DevOps, opensource, deployment strategies, mobile development, and Linux. Ned has been developing for the web since 1994, and he’s been developing mobile apps since 1997.
Prior to AppliedTrust, Ned was Director of Infrastructure Engineering at a large consulting firm, where he was responsible for the security of more than 200 client environments involving a wide variety of industries and infrastructure.