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.

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.

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.

{code} is a group of passionate open source engineers and advocates building community through contribution and engagement in emerging technologies.  For more information on our open source projects, please visit us online at and join the {code} Community at

Try Codeship Pro, a fully customizable CI and CD service with native Docker support. Test and deploy your microservices and push to any registry, deploy with Kubernetes and use the convenient local CLI tool to run your builds locally, encrypt your environment variables, and get 100% parity between your dev and production environment.

Containership is a Containers-as-a-Service platform with 14+ integrated cloud providers, and a growing marketplace of click-to-deploy software. A powerful UI, API, and CLI make deploying and managing containers on any cloud easy, allowing developers to focus on building software, not infrastructure.

The CoreOS mission is to improve the security and reliability of the internet. CoreOS gives companies the ability to run their applications securely and reliably in any environment while making advancements in modern server infrastructure.

DigitalOcean is the cloud for developers. We’re passionate about making complex infrastructure simple by delighting our customers with a seamless experience to deploy, manage, and scale their applications. Nearly one million developers and 50,000 teams around the world rely on DigitalOcean to run their apps.

Since the early days, Google has worked on some of the biggest problems in distributed computing to serve its users. It has contributed research and key technologies into open source which the community has evolved into the modern, cloud-native approach from which all developers can benefit.

HPE OneSphere is the industry’s first multi-cloud management solution that provides a unified experience across public clouds, on-premises private clouds and software-defined infrastructure. It enables IT operations, developers, and business executives to build clouds, deploy applications, and gain insights faster. Visit us at HPE OneSphere.

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.

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.

Mesosphere is leading the enterprise transformation toward distributed computing and hybrid cloud portability. Mesosphere DC/OS is the premier platform for building, deploying, and elastically scaling modern, containerized applications and big data without compromise. DC/OS makes running containers, data services, and microservices easy, across any infrastructure — datacenter or cloud — without lock-in.

Microsoft Azure is an open, flexible, enterprise-grade cloud platform for building, testing, deploying and managing applications and services. Azure products focus on compute, networking, storage, DevOps, containers, security and more.

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

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.

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

Puppet is driving the movement to a world of unconstrained software change. Its revolutionary platform is the industry standard for automating the delivery and operation of the software that powers everything around us.

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.

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.

StackRox helps enterprises secure their cloud-native applications at scale, defending containers and microservices from new threats. StackRox enables security teams to visualize the container attack surface, expose malicious activity, and stop attacker activity.

Twistlock protects today’s applications from tomorrow’s threats with advanced intelligence, machine learning capabilities, and automated policy creation and enforcement. As the first end-to-end container security solution, Twistlock is purpose-built to deliver modern security.

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.

Wercker is a container-centric automation platform used to develop, build, test and deploy cloud-native applications, and is used by organizations deploying software applications to the Cloud, fully supports Microservices, is Docker-native and optimized for schedulers like Kubernetes.

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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