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January 14, 2015 11:00 ET

StrongLoop Partners With CA Technologies on Node.js Support for CA APM and Node.js Training

StrongLoop Has Partnered With CA Technologies to Advance the Support of Node.js Adoption in the Enterprise Through a Technical Collaboration and Enterprise Focused Training Seminars

SAN MATEO, CA--(Marketwired - Jan 14, 2015) - StrongLoop, the leading provider of solutions for APIs developed in Node.js, today announced a partnership with CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) in which the companies will collaborate on enabling CA Application Performance Management (APM) to support Node.js and deliver Node training specifically tailored for the enterprise.

The technical collaboration centers around leveraging StrongLoop's development expertise and IP for Node.js and CA's expertise in APM to develop a joint solution that will enable CA APM customers to monitor Node.js applications. This integration will enable enterprises using Node.js applications databases to identify and resolve Node.js performance issues in their applications, databases and backends. By integrating application performance metrics into CA APM, customers can take advantage of intelligent analytics, alerting and intuitive visualizations.

"We are excited to collaborate with StrongLoop to leverage their deep expertise with Node to help expand the performance monitoring capabilities we offer our APM customers," said Matt LeRay, vice president and business unit executive, Enterprise Management, CA Technologies. "This combined offering will enable enterprises to bring the latest API and mobile technologies into their already complex environments while ensuring their customers receive the highest quality of service possible."

To see a preview of the integration in action, register for the "APM Community Webcast - Node.js Monitoring with StrongLoop" webcast that will be held on January 15 at 11a.m. ET. During the webcast hosted by CA Technologies, StrongLoop Director of Products, Shubhra Kar will provide an overview and demonstration of the joint solution for Node.js monitoring.

Enterprise Node training coming to a browser and city near you

The companies are also launching a campaign to promote and support Node adoption in the enterprise through a series of training events tailored for enterprise developers both online and at select CA Technologies campuses across North America. Both StrongLoop and CA Technologies have recognized that Node is being rapidly adopted by organizations looking to make the most of the emerging API economy by bringing to market APIs, mobile, web and IoT products powered by Node.

Trainings will include:

  • An educational series of webinars to take developers from Node fundamentals to managing production applications
  • Multi-day, in-person Node trainings at select CA Technologies campuses

"Our partnership with CA Technologies brings together complementary expertise to accelerate enterprises taking Node.js projects into production," said Juan Carlos Soto, StrongLoop CEO. "CA Technologies' broad range of enterprise software solutions and StrongLoop's rich set of Node.js innovations provide organizations a complete set of tooling and support services to confidently build, deploy, and manage APIs and highly scalable applications with Node.js."

StrongLoop is also pleased to announce that CA Technologies joined StrongLoop in supporting the Node developer community at large by sponsoring two of the largest Node.js Meetups in the world, BayNode and Node.js Club SF.

To learn more about the StrongLoop and CA Technologies partnership, plus information on upcoming training events and announcements, please visit: http://strongloop.com/partners/ca-technologies/.

About StrongLoop

StrongLoop is the industry leader in providing enterprise-grade solutions for organizations designing, deploying and scaling APIs developed in Node.js. The StrongLoop API Platform allows organizations to visually develop REST APIs in Node and get them connected to new and legacy data and services both in the datacenter and in the cloud. In addition, the API Platform features built-in mBaaS features like push and offline sync, plus graphical tools with DevOps features for clustering, profiling and monitoring Node apps. Launched in 2013 and based in Silicon Valley, StrongLoop was founded by engineers who have been contributing to Node.js since 2011. StrongLoop has made significant contributions to the upcoming Node v0.12 release, maintains almost 100 open source npm modules and sponsors the popular LoopBack and Express frameworks. The company is backed by Ignition Partners and Shasta Ventures and includes Marten Mickos, SVP of Cloud at HP (previously CEO of Eucalyptus and MySQL) as an advisor.

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