Platform.sh Wins 2018 Stratus Award for Cloud Computing
Aug. 30, 2018
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 30, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Platform.sh, provider of the idea-to-cloud application platform that simplifies cloud infrastructures, has been named winner of a 2018 Stratus Award for Cloud Computing in the Platform as a Service category by Business Intelligence Group. The Stratus Awards honor companies, products and people that offer unique, cloud-based solutions.
Platform.sh’s comprehensive idea-to-cloud application platform enables enterprises to realize all of the promises and benefits of the cloud without its ever-growing complexities. More than 650 enterprise customers across the globe currently use the Platform.sh product today to develop, test, deploy and run their web applications on diverse cloud providers with speed and confidence.
“Platform.sh is clearly ahead of the pack helping to drive innovations in the cloud,” said Maria Jimenez, Chief Nominations Officer of Business Intelligence Group. “The cloud is now part of all of our daily lives and the staff and volunteer judges are pleased to shed a little light on these innovative services, organizations and executives.”
Cloud infrastructures are inherently messy and require a deep level of expertise. As a result, implementing a continuous deployment strategy to ensure fast-evolving business needs are met, while also ensuring uptime, security and compliance, has become one of the most daunting challenges in software development. Platform.sh’s idea-to-cloud platform – which combines an automated cloud with unique rapid cloning technology to instantly spin up and deploy exact clones of entire live web applications in less than 60 seconds – makes this simple.
“We are dedicated to our mission to simplify our customers’ cloud infrastructures, and we’re honored to be recognized by Business Intelligence Group for our efforts,” said Frederic Plais, CEO of Platform.sh. “Enterprises are increasingly seeking comprehensive PaaS solutions that enable them to leverage the power of the cloud while minimizing its complexity, and this award is further validation that our approach resonates with today’s modern enterprises.”
Platform.sh is an idea-to-cloud application platform that simplifies cloud infrastructures. Its unique git-driven technology enables development teams to develop, test, deploy and run with speed and confidence. Adopters of Platform.sh have experienced a 90 percent reduction in DevOps efforts as compared to DIY solutions and 40 percent better productivity as compared to managed hosting providers at a significantly lower total cost. The company is recognized as a leader as a laureate of the European Commission H2020 program. Headquartered in Paris, France and San Francisco, Platform.sh serves thousands of self-serve and enterprise customers worldwide, including The Financial Times, Gap, Magento Commerce, Orange, Hachette, Stanford University, Harvard University, The British Council, and Lufthansa.
About Business Intelligence Group
The Business Intelligence Group was founded with the mission of recognizing true talent and superior performance in the business world. Unlike other industry and business award programs, business executives—those with experience and knowledge—judge the programs. The organization’s proprietary and unique scoring system selectively measures performance across multiple business domains and then rewards those companies whose achievements stand above those of their peers.
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