Eric Hammond

Internet Startup Technologist

Eric Hammond builds, maintains, and supports a series of popular images for running Ubuntu and Debian on Amazon EC2. Having started with AWS development in 2007, Eric provides support for AWS/EC2 and Ubuntu and has assisted Canonical in the development of the official Ubuntu images for EC2.

Eric has been involved in the technical architecture, development, and leadership of a number of early stage startups including,,,, and

The business runs entirely on AWS/EC2 with Ubuntu, MySQL, Perl, Apache, and numerous other open source technologies.

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