TROY, N.Y. / June 23, 2015— Apprenda, the leading enterprise Platform as a Service (PaaS), today announced that its PaaS has achieved VMware Ready- vCloud® Air™ status. This designation indicates that the Apprenda PaaS has undergone technical validation within vCloud Air environment, and is supported on VMware vCloud Air.
“We are pleased that Apprenda has joined the vCloud Air ISV Program and has achieved VMware Ready- vCloud Air certification. Apprenda’s Platform as a Service qualifies for the VMware Ready – vCloud Air logo, signifying to customers that it works seamlessly within VMware vCloud Air, and can be deployed in production with confidence,” said Howard Hall, Senior Director, Global Technology Partnering Organization, VMware.
Additionally, Apprenda is a member of the access tier of the vCloud Air ISV program and is listed on the VMware Solution Exchange.
Customers who want to extend workloads to the cloud are faced with the problem of cloud-enabling existing applications easily and developing and deploying applications quickly. That’s where Apprenda on VMware vCloud Air comes in.
“By using Apprenda on VMware vCloud Air, enterprises can build, deploy and manage a scalable private PaaS environment running in the public cloud,” said Sinclair Schuller, CEO, Apprenda. “Not only does this give enterprises a chance to test Apprenda’s capabilities in the public cloud, but also gives enterprises more flexibility on how they develop and manage cloud-ready applications.”
The VMware Ready program is a co-branding benefit of the Technology Alliance Partner (TAP) program that makes it easy for customers to identify partner products certified to work with VMware cloud infrastructure. Customers can use these products and solutions to lower project risks and realize cost savings over custom built solutions. With thousands of members worldwide, the VMware TAP program includes best-of-breed technology partners with the shared commitment to bring the best expertise and business solution for each unique customer need.
Apprenda’s Platform as Service can be found within the online VMware Solution Exchange (VSX) at https://solutionexchange.vmware.com/store/products/apprenda-express-paas#.VYBAgvlViko.
Apprenda is the leading enterprise Platform as a Service (PaaS) powering the next generation of enterprise software development in public, private and hybrid clouds. As a foundational software layer and application run-time environment, Apprenda removes the complexities of building and delivering modern software applications, enabling enterprises to innovate faster. With Apprenda, enterprise development teams can securely deliver an ecosystem of data, services, applications and APIs to internal and external customers across any infrastructure. From the world’s largest banks like JPMorgan Chase to healthcare organizations including McKesson and AmerisourceBergen, Apprenda’s clients are part of a new class of software-defined enterprises, disrupting industries and winning with software. Visit Apprenda online at www.apprenda.com.
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Senior Communications Manager, Apprenda