|[November 13, 2012]
AppFog Welcomes Appsecute, Garantia Data and Hosted Graphite to its Add-On Partner Ecosystem
PORTLAND, Ore. --(Business Wire)--
the leading cloud-based platform-as-a-service (PaaS), today announced
Data and Hosted
Graphite have joined its growing add-on program of third-party
service providers. More than two dozen partners are now part of AppFog's
add-on program providing services to increase AppFog capabilities.
"We're very proud of the ecosystem that we've been building at AppFog,
and believe that our success is directly linked to it," said Lucas
Carlson, Founder and CEO of AppFog. "With the addition of these three
new partners, we continue to extend our platform's services ecosystem
into key areas including NoSQL DBaaS, high performance graphing and
cross-cloud project management. These partnerships are vital for our
developer customers as we expand our enterprise offerings."
"We are looking forward to giving AppFog users an easy way to share
resources and manage their applications using Appsecute's collaborative
management tools," said Mark Cox (News - Alert), CEO of Appsecute. "Combining AppFog's
leading platform with our tools will give teams, IT departments and
companies an effective way to manage the transition into production."
AppFog's add-on program was launched in December 2011 and brings
together more than a dozen partner providers on the AppFog ecosystem
platform. The growing ecosystem is enabling developers to more easily
pick and choose third-party service providers to help build and manage
highly reliable and scalable applications through AppFog's intuitie
interface. With the company's rapidly growing customer base responding
very favorably to the company's robust platform, AppFog plans to further
expand its partner ecosystem to meet the needs of its users.
"We're very pleased that our Redis Cloud service is now available to
AppFog users as a simple add-on," said Ofer Bengal, Co-founder and CEO
of Garantia. "AppFog users can now consume Redis resources in a highly
available, scalable and completely hassle-free manner, while enjoying
the highest performance. Furthermore, they can create unlimited
dedicated Redis DBs in a single add-on."
AppFog is a complete cloud-based
PaaS solution used by tens of thousands of developers to quickly and
easily deploy applications to the cloud. By collaborating with its users
to understand pain points, AppFog has delivered an innovative platform,
supporting PHP, Python, Ruby, Java, Node.js and Perl, that automates the
deployment, scaling and management of cloud applications so developers
can focus on their code. Backed by a strong user community, the company
is known for its rock-solid service and support, along with its
commitment to the open source Cloud Foundry project.
"We at Hosted Graphite are very excited about our partnership with
AppFog," said Dave Concannon,�Co-founder of Hosted Graphite. "Now AppFog
customers have a simple way to track, visualize, and analyze the
performance data coming out of their applications. Developers can see
how their code is performing in real-time - getting immediate
information on how their service performs for their users. The AppFog
platform gives developers an amazing range of tools to build, scale, and
distribute their applications, and we're very pleased to be a part of
AppFog customers can visit the add-ons catalog at�http://appfog.com/products/appfog/add-ons/.
Once an add-on is selected, developers can immediately start using the
service. Appsecute, Garantia Data and Hosted Graphite add-ons are now
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AppFog is the leading polyglot and infrastructure agnostic
Platform-as-a-Service provider. AppFog's products provide robust
enterprise and production workload support. With a focus on workload
interoperability and portability, and support for a wide range of
infrastructure providers, AppFog is paving the way for a lock-in free
future for the cloud. Founded in Portland, Ore., AppFog is a private
company with $9.8M in funding from investors including Ignition, First
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