|[January 10, 2013]
CloudBees Selected as a Winner of 2013 InfoWorld Technology of the Year Award
WOBURN, Mass. --(Business Wire)--
CloudBees, the Java Platform as a Service (PaaS) innovation leader,
today announced that IDG's InfoWorld has announced the company as one of
35 winners of the prestigious 2013 InfoWorld Technology of the Year
Awards. Selected by InfoWorld Test Center editors and reviewers, and
drawn from all products InfoWorld tested in the past year, the annual
list identifies the best and most innovative products and services on
the IT landscape.
The 2013 awards recognize the best hardware, software and cloud products
and services in categories ranging from Big Data to cloud computing to
application development and mobile technology. CloudBees' selection
marks the second consecutive year the company has made the InfoWorld
"Many years ago we called these our 'Product of the Year Awards.' But
'product' just isn't the right word," said Doug Dineley, executive
editor of InfoWorld's Test Center. "Our Technology of the Year Awards
are not merely the best 'products' in their class. These are the tools
at the leading edge of technology innovation - the ones that are shaping
the way we work and do business." In a January 9 2013 story announcing
the awards, InfoWorld discussed how CloudBees provides a range of cloud
tools that are starting to offer well-defined services.
is essentially a Rube Goldberg machine for handlingall of the biggest
and smallest chores for Java development," the story stated. "It
integrates all of the most important open source tools in one stack. You
commit your code so that Jenkins will clean it up and test it. Then you
push another button and deploy it to CloudBees' machines. Your code goes
in one end of the pipeline and out comes a working enterprise stack.
Along the way, bazillions of little software hammers, levers, cogs and
cams manipulate it to be just right."
"It is an honor to receive the Technology of the Year Award for the
second consecutive year, as it continues to validate the quality of our
technology, our team and our application lifecycle approach to PaaS,"
said Sacha Labourey, CEO at CloudBees. "We are committed to providing
Java developers with the best technology to easily develop and
continuously deploy applications in the cloud."
Other notable names to make this year's list include Apache Hadoop,
Google Android (News - Alert) Jelly Bean, Microsoft Azure and Apple iPad Mini.
turbo-charges the way Java applications are built and deployed to meet
the rapid pace of business in an on-line and increasingly mobile world.
By eliminating the friction caused by provisioning, maintaining and
administering complex hardware and software infrastructure, we
streamline and accelerate the entire Java application lifecycle from
development to deployment. The CloudBees Platform provides a set of rich
services that are easily consumed by developers, allowing them to
rapidly build and deploy new business applications with zero IT
administrative overhead. Our AnyCloud Service Architecture enables those
applications to be easily deployed to any public, regional or enterprise
cloud environment. CloudBees serves the needs of a wide range of
businesses from small startups that want to focus on quickly creating
new on-line businesses to large IT organizations that need to rapidly
respond to new business application projects. Follow CloudBees on Twitter
(@CloudBees) and on Facebook.
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Backed by Matrix Partners and Lightspeed Venture Partners, CloudBees was
founded in 2010 by former JBoss CTO Sacha Labourey and an elite team of
middleware and open source technology professionals.
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