Alcide delivers a network security platform designed for any combination of container, VM and bare metal data centers operated by multiple orchestration systems. Alcide empowers DevOps, Security and Engineering teams with simplified and autonomous control to manage and secure the evolving data center and hybrid cloud, at any scale.

Cisco recognizes the AppDynamics platform as the future of business and application performance monitoring for the enterprise. AppDynamics helps you get real-time insight from your apps using Application Performance Monitoring & Management—how they’re being used and how they’re performing.

Aqua Security provides a full lifecycle security platform for containerized applications, enabling organizations to manage vulnerabilities in the DevOps pipeline, detect and prevent attacks during runtime, and simplify regulatory compliance.

Aspen Mesh makes service mesh easy through a fully hosted SaaS platform built on top of Istio. Our engineering team fully supports our customers to ensure you’re successful using a service mesh to manage your microservices.

Blue Medora set the standard for enterprise-grade integration for IT monitoring. We believe that data is dimensional, not flat, and performance metrics must include context to truly provide insights. We deliver Dimensional Data using the industry’s first IT monitoring integration service, BindPlane.

Buoyant develops open source service mesh solutions including Linkerd and Conduit. Founded by former Twitter engineers William Morgan & Oliver Gould, Buoyant has supported some of the highest-traffic applications in the world. Our mission is to make application services safe, fast, and reliable.

CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) creates software that fuels transformation and enables companies to seize the opportunities of the application economy. From planning to development to management and security, CA is working with companies worldwide to change the way we live, transact and communicate.

Chef’s comprehensive suite of automation products can manage it all–infrastructure, run-time environments, applications and even the DevOps workflow itself. The most enduring and transformative companies use Chef to become fast, efficient, and innovative software-driven organizations.

CircleCI is the best platform for teams looking to rapidly build quality projects, at scale. We run 7M+ builds a month on our CI/CD platform for companies like Spotify, Kickstarter, Sony, and Coinbase. Over 25,000 organizations and 300,000 developers actively build, test, and deploy on CircleCI.

CloudBees provides smart solutions for continuous development, integration and delivery by making the software delivery process more productive, manageable and hassle-free. CloudBees puts companies on the fast track to transforming ideas into great software and delivering value more quickly.

The Cloud Foundry Foundation is an independent non-profit organization formed to sustain the development, promotion and adoption of Cloud Foundry as the industry standard platform for cloud applications. Cloud Foundry makes it faster and easier to build, test, deploy and scale applications.

The Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) is driving adoption of a new computing paradigm that is optimized for modern distributed systems environments, including container packaged, dynamically scheduled, and microservices-based application development and operations.

Dynatrace is the leader in Software Intelligence, purpose built for the enterprise cloud. It’s the only AI-assisted, full stack and completely automated intelligence platform that provides deep insight into dynamic, web-scale, hybrid cloud ecosystems. That’s why the world’s leading brands trust Dynatrace to deliver perfect user experiences.

InfluxData delivers a complete open-source platform built specifically for metrics, events, and other time- based data — a modern time-series platform. Whether the data comes from humans, sensors, or machines, InfluxData empowers developers to build next-generation monitoring, analytics, and IoT applications faster, easier, and to scale delivering real business value quickly.

KubeCon + CloudNativeCon conferences gather adopters and technologists to further the education and advancement of cloud native computing. The vendor-neutral events feature domain experts and key maintainers behind popular projects like Kubernetes, Prometheus, gRPC, Envoy, OpenTracing and more.

LaunchDarkly is the feature management platform software teams use to build better software faster. Deploy code when you want, release features when you’re ready. Control your users’ experience.

The Linux Foundation is dedicated to building sustainable ecosystems around open source projects to accelerate technology development and commercial adoption. Founded in 2000, the foundation supports communities through infrastructure, services, events and training.

MemSQL is The No-Limits Database for applications and analytics. MemSQL’s distributed architecture is built for maximum ingest, fast query, and high concurrency to help customers process, analyze, and act on data for today’s insight-driven economy. MemSQL runs on any public cloud or on-premises.

Navops is a suite of products that enables enterprises to take full advantage of Kubernetes and provides the ability to quickly and easily deploy a container-ready infrastructure and run containers at scale. For more information, please visit or follow Twitter @Navops

New Relic delivers real-time insights that software-driven businesses need to innovate faster. New Relic makes every aspect of modern software and infrastructure observable, so companies can find and fix problems faster, build high-performing DevOps teams, and speed up transformation projects.

OpenStack is the most widely deployed software for public and private clouds, recognized as a standard for private clouds and is also available via dozens of public clouds globally. OpenStack is an open source integration engine providing APIs orchestrating bare metal, VMs and containers.

PagerDuty SaaS-based digital operations management platform empowers developers and DevOps teams to resolve business-impacting incidents. From aggregating events to correlating them into incidents, PagerDuty orchestrates the incident response process by reducing alert noise and resolution times.

Pivotal offers the platform, tools, and methodology to help you deliver exceptional user experiences. Pivotal Cloud Foundry helps you ship and run all types of apps in a secure and highly-available way, anywhere you want. Pivotal Labs partners with you to change how you build software.

Portworx is the leading provider of persistent storage for containers and is used in production by healthcare, global manufacturing, and telecom members of the Fortune Global 500 and other great companies.  Learn about Portworx solutions for Kubernetes storage, DCOS storage & more at

Pulumi provides a Cloud Native Development Platform. Get code to the cloud quickly with productive tools and frameworks for both Dev and DevOps. Define cloud services — from serverless to containers to virtual machines — using code in your favorite languages.

Detect and diagnose errors, crashes and performance issues with greater speed and accuracy. Raygun provides full stack application monitoring for software teams. Now you can enjoy complete visibility into software health and poor end user experiences, all in one place.

OpenShift is Red Hat’s container application platform that allows developers to quickly develop, host and scale applications in a cloud environment. With OpenShift, you have a choice of offerings, including online, on-premise and hosted service offerings.

Resolve production issues in minutes, and deploy code with confidence. Rollbar detects when code breaks in real-time and provides the full stack trace and diagnostic data to help you debug impactful production errors. Level up your continuous delivery workflows and worry less about breaking things.

SaltStack is intelligent automation for a software-defined world. Not just configuration management, SaltStack delivers event-driven orchestration for tasks like security policy compliance across any cloud, network or IoT device, operating system, container environment or DevOps initiative.

Stackery is the complete solution for building, managing and operating serverless applications. Fast-growing companies use AWS Lambda to build architecture with limitless scalability. Stackery is the way teams build and manage serverless infrastructure quickly.

Tigera delivers solutions for secure application connectivity for the cloud native world by addressing the connectivity and security challenges that arise in at-scale production.

Trusted by 25% of the Fortune 100, Twistlock is the most complete, automated and scalable cloud native cybersecurity platform. Purpose built for containers, serverless, and other leading technologies — Twistlock gives developers the speed they want, and CISOs the control they need.

Univa is the leading independent provider of software-defined computing infrastructure solutions that help enterprises modernize their mission-critical workloads. Univa’s intelligent cluster management and orchestration software increases efficiency while accelerating enterprise migration to hybrid clouds.

VMware is the industry-leading virtualization software company. Our technologies simplify IT complexity and streamline operations, helping businesses become more agile, efficient and profitable. By virtualizing infrastructure—from the data center to the cloud to mobile devices—we enable IT to deliver services from any device, anytime, anywhere.

WSO2 is a trusted technology partner of digital businesses and enterprises engaging in digital transformation. It offers an open source, completely integrated platform that meets today’s demands for an agile approach to API management, integration, identity and access management, analytics and IoT.

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