Eucalyptus Opens New European HQ

Santa Barbara-based Eucalyptus Systems, the developer of cloud deployment software, has expanded in Europe, opening up a new office in London. According to Eucalyptus Systems, the new office will be headed by Paul Holt, who will serve as Vice President of EMEA Sales. Eucalpytus says the new corporate office comes on top of its India and China offices, which it opened earlier this year. Holt was previously at Canonical, and also served at Springsource and Red Hat. Eucalyptus is backed by New Enterprise Associates, Benchmark Capital and BV Capital.