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Chad Schmutzer

Solutions Architect Specialist
Chad Schmutzer is a Solutions Architect at Amazon Web Services based in Pasadena, CA. As an extension of the EC2 Spot Instances team, Chad helps customers significantly reduce the cost of running their applications, growing their compute capacity and throughput without increasing budget, and enabling new types of cloud computing applications. Prior to joining AWS, Chad was the Associate Director for Academic Computing Solutions for 14+ years at the California Institute of Technology where he worked closely with researchers to support their high performance computing requirements.