Tony Grayson is the General Manager of Compass Quantum and is known as a cloud and data center leader throughout the industry. Mr. Grayson regularly speaks and writes on topics ranging from sustainability to energy to datacenters to edge. Before joining Compass, Tony was an SVP at Oracle, where he was responsible for their physical infrastructure and regions. Before Oracle, Mr. Grayson held senior positions with AWS and Facebook. Before embarking on his datacenter career, Tony served for 20 years in the United States Navy in multiple places, including Commanding Officer of USS PROVIDENCE (SSN-719). Mr. Grayson is a winner of the prestigious VADM James Bond Stockdale Award for inspirational leadership.