Our Company – Krypt.com

March 28, 2021

About Krypt™

Krypt was founded in May of 1998 as a shell and web hosting provider out of Newport Beach, CA. Krypt has grown into a full-service hosting provider, and is now the perennial leader in dedicated, virtual, cloud, and web hosting in Southern California.


  • Staff Members

    100+ staff members in 3 office located in California and Thailand working around the clock to help assist you whenever you need.


  • Certificates

    Our team of engineers holds 78 Cisco certifications, 59 Brocade certifications, 127 VMware certifications, 20 Veeam certifications, 10 Nimble Storage certifications, 5 Palo Alto Networks certifications.


  • Building

    We built our own network backbone and manage over 19,242 switch ports and growing in our internal network.


  • Network

    Our network has over 500+ Gbps of capacity and growing.


  • Bits & Bytes

    An average of 82 trillion bits are transferred over the Krypt network on a daily basis.


  • Customer Service

    Our Technical Assistance Center (vTAC) handled 136,019 support tickets in 2015 from our three fully staffed Network Operations Centers in Orange County, CA, Los Angeles, CA and Bangkok, Thailand.

HQ Locations

We have two main headquarters located in:
Orange, California and Bangkok, Thailand

Orange County, CA - HQ

USA

Headquarters VPLS Inc.
1744 West Katella Ave
Suite 200
Orange, CA 92867
View in Google Maps Bangkok, Thailand - HQ

BKK

Headquarters VPLS Thailand Co., Ltd.
22/14 Ratchada-Ramintra Rd.
Khan Na Yao, Bangkok 10230, Thailand
View in Google Maps

Meet The Krypt Staff

Krypt is made up of passionate employees, that thrive to give the best support possible. Meet a few members of the Krypt staff that help provide great customer experiences.


  • Ted Mektrakarn

    Chief Executive Officer

    As Founder and Chief Executive Officer of VPLS Inc., Mr. Mektrakarn brings over 15 years of experiences in technology development and management. As CEO, he is responsible for the company’s vision, strategic direction, and operational management. Mr. Mektrakarn carries significant multi-industry knowledge and experience, advancing high-growth technology startups and industry-leading Fortune 500 companies alike. He is known for his ability to take promising technologies and organizations to the next level.

    His experience in the industry includes past positions with companies like Brocade Communications thru the acquisition of Foundry Networks, Vivendi Universals – MP3.com and AT&T CERFnet. He also serves on the Board of Directors for the largest Internet exchange system, Coresite’s Any2 Network Exchange.


  • Sunchai Mektrakarn

    Chief Advisor

    Mr. Mektrakarn serves as Chief Advisor to the VPLS group of companies with over 30 years of IT software applications development and management. Mr. Mektrakarn has held positions in executive management leading and overseeing all aspects of Information Technology for some of Thailand’s largest corporations in automotive and manufacturing industries. Mr. Mektrakarn has consulted for manufacturers implementing ERP solutions from IBM to Oracle. Mr. Mektrakarn received his degree in Management Information Science from the University of Southern California.

    He is also a golf enthusiast and enjoys scheduling meetings at Thailand’s top golf courses.


  • Takahiro Masuda

    VP of Engineering

    Mr. Masuda joined VPLS, Inc. in March of 2006 as a NOC Technician and currently holds the position of Vice President of Engineering. His team is responsible for designing, implementing, operating, and optimizing systems and networks in order to provide increased availability, speed, performance, and agility for all VPLS web hosting product lines. Mr. Masuda has earned a B.S. in Mathematics, specialized in Applied and Computational Mathematics, and a minor in Information and Computer Science.


  • John Minnix

    VP of Sales

    John Minnix serves as Vice President of Sales for VPLS Inc. Mr. Minnix brings over 10 years of technology sales experience to all VPLS group brands and companies, including Account Executive positions at Nortel Networks, Foundry Networks and Brocade Communications. He is fluent in technologies including Ethernet switches, routers, voice solutions, security solutions, cloud computing and professional services. He holds a B.A. in History from Emory University and a Masters in Business Administration with a Marketing focus from the UCLA Anderson School of Management. He is also a Brocade Certified Network Engineer.

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