SOURCE: Iron.io

Iron.io

May 23, 2016 06:00 ET

Iron.io Brings Multi-Cloud Serverless Processing to Cloud Foundry Community

Iron.io Head of Business Development to Speak at 2016 Cloud Foundry Summit

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - May 23, 2016) - Iron.io, a leading provider of enterprise-grade job processing solutions, today announced they are collaborating with Cloud Foundry Foundation, home of the industry-standard multi-cloud platform, to integrate the Iron.io API with the Cloud Foundry platform. In addition, Ivan Dwyer, Iron.io Head of Business Development will speak at this year's Cloud Foundry Summit North America on the topic of navigating the Cloud Foundry ecosystem of ecosystems.

Iron.io joined the Cloud Foundry Foundation in October 2015 as one of its first ISVs, building and deploying its services on top the Cloud Foundry platform. As a leader in the serverless architecture across multi-cloud environments, Iron.io will bring its expertise in handling event-driven workloads to the entire Cloud Foundry community building cloud native applications.

As a first step in this project, Iron.io is collaborating with select member companies to integrate its API with the native Diego runtime for the ability to run container-based serverless workloads within a Cloud Foundry deployment. This integration will be made available to the community through an open source Service Broker.

"Cloud Foundry is an important partnership for Iron.io. Since joining the Foundation, Iron.io has built native integrations with the core Cloud Foundry components, and is now looking to contribute its expertise upstream," said Iron.io Head of Business Development Ivan Dwyer. "We have partnered with many of the leading Cloud Foundry companies providing distributions to serve enterprise customers. Our expertise will enable developers and operators to quickly assess and extend serverless workloads to their applications."

"The ability to deploy to multiple clouds is essential for organizations," said Cloud Foundry CEO Sam Ramji. "Iron.io a strategic ISV partner with its unique technical expertise to bring enterprise customers application portability within the multi-cloud world."

About Cloud Foundry
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 multi-cloud platform. Cloud Foundry makes it faster and easier to build, test, deploy and scale applications. Cloud Foundry is an Apache 2.0 licensed project available on Github: https://github.com/cloudfoundry. To learn more, visit: http://www.cloudfoundry.org.

About Iron.io
Iron.io's job processing platform delivers and processes hundreds of millions of messages and tasks every day. Its microservices architecture, delivered via Docker containers, enables the world's most innovative companies to transform large data sets into job processing that drives their revenue. Its asynchronous workloads operate in public and private clouds, on-premises, or hybrid environments, meeting enterprise requirements for flexibility, control and security-friendly solutions. Iron.io is leveraged by some of the world's most exciting companies such as Turner, Twitter, HotelTonight, Untappd and Google. Learn more at www.iron.io or follow on Twitter @getiron.

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