New Moon Labs was founded to make a positive difference in the cloud community through:
  • Eliminating “toil” on operations teams
  • Reducing CO2 impact of cloud workloads
  • Cutting cloud burn rate and OpEx
  • Building stronger teams through tooling and culture
We don't see you as a customer; we see you as a partner: our success is tied directly to yours.

Ned McClain

Founder, Principal Engineer

Ned has been consulting at New Moon Labs since 2017 and has been building internet infrastructure since 1994. Ned's entire career has been focused on IT consulting and software development.
Prior to New Moon Labs, Ned co-founded SmallAxe, a log and event management sevice, and AppliedTrust, a provider of IT security and network/systems infrastructure consulting services that was acquired in 2015.
Ned holds a CS degree from Cornell University’s College of Engineering and is a contributing author to the UNIX and Linux System Administration Handbook. Ned served as Board Chair for the Boulder Valley Humane Society, was a lecturer in CU Boulder’s CS department, and founded the Telluride TechFest.