Founded in 2008 as a Florida C corporation, Gladinet Inc. provides simple,
easy to use access solutions that are centrally managed and authorized while helping
our partners quickly enter the cloud storage market with brand-able versions of
In Year 2009, Gladinet Cloud Desktop was released. It has over 1 million downloads,
helping users connecting to online cloud storage services from their desktop.
In Year 2010, Gladinet File Server Agent was released. It is similar to Gladinet
Desktop but helping users connecting to online cloud storage services from their
In Year 2011, Gladinet Cloud for Teams was released. It ties Gladinet Desktop,
Gladinet File Server Agent into one single solution, together with web browser clients
and mobile applications. Team cloud moves to the center of the solution suite, surrounded
by a variety of clients from desktop, file server, web browser and mobile devices.
In Year 2012, Gladinet Cloud for Enterprise and Service Providers was released.
It packages the Gladinet Cloud Team Solution into a Windows Installer Package so
enterprises and services providers can self-install and self-host.
In Year 2013, Gladinet continues to enhance the personal cloud, team cloud and enterprise
cloud products. It built partnership with HP Cloud, Google Cloud, Amazon and with
many service provider partners around the world. In year 2013, as a milestone, a
private, self-hosted, Gladinet Cloud Enterprise runs on a 6-server cluster, servicing
a school district community of 23,000+ users.
In Year 2014, Gladinet continues to enhance the self-hosted file sync and share
platform. The main product is Gladinet Cloud Enterprise. Surrounding the Gladinet
Cloud Enterprise, it branches into three different products, the single enterprise
option, multi-tenant service provider option and the Gladinet-hosted team edition.
At the same time, Gladinet continues to expand partnerships with Google, HP, Amazon
and build product channel and partnership with managed service provider(MSP) partners
around the world.
In Year 2015, Gladinet Cloud Enterprise and Gladinet Cloud for Service Provider are re-branded as CenterStack.
The Gladinet brand will focus on the public cloud service segment. CentreStack brand will focus on private self-hosted
As a milestone, A privately deployed CentreStack cluster is serving
up an enterprise community of 300,000 users.
Jerry Huang is Co-Founder and CEO of Gladinet. Over the past 10 years, prior
to founding Gladinet, Jerry worked for Citrix Systems, growing his responsibility
from individual software engineer to team manager of the ICA technology and release
manager of the MetaFrame product. Jerry holds Master's degrees of Computer Science
and Engineering (CSE) and Physics from the University of Michigan.
Haikun Du, is Co-Founder and CTO of Gladinet. Over the past 10 years, prior
to founding Gladinet, Haikun worked for Citrix Systems, growing his responsibility
from individual software engineer to key contributor of the IMA technology for distributed
systems. Haikun also founded Beijing DeMeng Tech (GIS) company. Haikun holds a Master's
degree in Computer Science and Engineering from Beijing University.
Franklyn Peart, is Co-Founder and SVP of Business Development and Sales at
Gladinet. Prior to founding Gladinet, Franklyn held several key technical positions
at Citrix Systems, including leadership of the teams responsible for developing
service packs for terminal services and improving the scalability of Citrix server
farms. During his tenure at Citrix, Franklyn was awarded two patents. He holds degrees
in computer science and math from Florida International University; is an avid musician,
tennis player and entrepreneur.
Jonathan Cole has over 40 years of experience with venture capital, leveraged
acquisitions, and emerging technology companies, particularly in software, information
technology, telecom, biotech and life sciences and clean technology. He is a frequent
lecturer at national and international conferences on entrepreneurial venture finance,
the venture capital industry and the life sciences capital markets and related transaction
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