Grassroots Unwired Enlists Cloudnexa for Next Generation Campaigning for 2016 Election


Cloudnexa, a leading cloud management service, has announced it has been selected by Grassroots Unwired, a mobile platform for political field organizing and canvassing.

Cloudnexa’s services provide Grassroots Unwired near constant uptime, which is particularly critical in a U.S. election year, when downtime would cause irreparable damage to their customers’ campaign efforts and their brand.

Grassroots Unwired prides itself on meeting the needs of the organizations/political leaders it supports, and Cloudnexa ensures optimization of their Amazon Web services (AWS) cloud deployment. Candidates and campaigns will be able to put Grassroots’ mobile platform to use to improve and help scale voter turnout efforts.

“Given this tumultuous (and widely-discussed) political year, we anticipate record level usage of our platform, most of it coming this fall. Given that Election Day can’t be delayed, we have zero room for technical errors or downtime,” said Russ Oster, CEO of Grassroots Unwired. “To know that Cloudnexa has

our back when it comes to the most critical need for our platform — no downtime — means we and our clients can operate with great peace of mind on that front.”

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