Ted Tollefson has been a software architect for Kroger Co., a fortune 25 company, for the past 9 years. He has done Java development for over 15 years. He has been actively engaged in cloud development efforts for the past 4 years. Prior to Kroger, he has worked as a consultant, worked for Bertelsmann in Munich and worked for BASF in their advanced technologies group. He’s a true geek at heart and grooves on the rapid provisioning capabilities of the cloud.