ClinkerHQ Development Team Joins CloudBees

Highly Experienced Spanish Team Brings Key Jenkins and Continuous Delivery Expertise to Accelerate CloudBees Jenkins Platform Development

CloudBeesSAN JOSE, CA. – May 19, 2015 – CloudBees, Inc., the Enterprise Jenkins Company and continuous delivery leader, today announced that the ClinkerHQ development team, led by co-founders Antonio Muniz and Manuel Recena, will join CloudBees, bringing additional Jenkins and software engineering expertise to the company. The announcement is the latest move to accelerate the company’s growth to meet demand for Jenkins-based continuous delivery (CD) and DevOps solutions.

ClinkerHQ’s seven-member team, based in Seville, Spain, has been a leader in continuous delivery practices and software engineering projects based on open source technologies. Adding the ClinkerHQ team’s expertise and experience will help CloudBees accelerate development of its Jenkins-based products. Jenkins is widely recognized as the world’s most popular continuous integration and continuous delivery software.

“To serve the growing requirements of our customers and meet the needs of organizations investing in continuous delivery, CloudBees needs to extend its talent base and development resources,” said Sacha Labourey, CEO and founder of CloudBees. “ClinkerHQ’s experience in product development and consulting on Jenkins and CD-related projects will bring a unique combination of deep industry experience to the CloudBees product management and engineering teams.”

ClinkerHQ has built a software development ecosystem featuring virtual appliance and cloud solutions that offer customers high-availability, security, control and scalability features. ClinkerHQ customers will be given the option of moving to the CloudBees Jenkins Platform or staying on ClinkerHQ until the end of their contract.

ClinkerHQ co-founders Antonio Muniz and Manuel Recena commented on joining CloudBees:
“We are excited to join such a highly respected organization as CloudBees and contribute to the industry-leading work being done in the continuous delivery area with Jenkins,” Muniz said.

“Jenkins is helping to reshape the development and delivery of software around the world,” Recena added. “We look forward to being a part of this exciting movement and helping CloudBees capitalize on a significant growth opportunity.”

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About CloudBees
CloudBees (www.cloudbees.com), the Enterprise Jenkins Company, is the continuous delivery (CD) leader. CloudBees provides solutions that enable IT organizations to respond rapidly to the software delivery needs of the business. Building on the strength of Jenkins CI, the world’s most popular open source continuous delivery hub and ecosystem, the CloudBees Continuous Delivery Platform provides a wide range of CD solutions for use on-premise and in the cloud that meet the unique security, scalability and manageability needs of enterprises. The CloudBees Jenkins-based CD solutions support many of the world’s largest and most business-critical deployments.

Backed by Matrix Partners, Lightspeed Venture Partners and Verizon Ventures, CloudBees was founded in 2010 by former JBoss CTO Sacha Labourey and an elite team of continuous integration, continuous delivery and DevOps professionals. Follow CloudBees on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Google+.

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