Engine Yard, a provider of Ruby on Rails automation and management technologies, today announced that more than 50 companies have joined the Engine Yard Partner Network in its first 50 days, including Premier members, Hashrocket and Pivotal Labs.
Engine Yard, a provider of Ruby on Rails automation and management
technologies, today announced that more than 50 companies have joined
the Engine Yard Partner Network in its first 50 days, including Premier
members, Hashrocket and Pivotal Labs.
Indeed, with the increase in the number of Ruby on Rails development
firms, Engine Yard launched the Engine Yard Partner Network to connect
customers to a full range of application services for Ruby on Rails
including design, development, deployment and maintenance.
"The ecosystem of application development firms using Ruby on Rails
is snowballing as more and more firms discover they can get more done
in less time by switching to Rails," said Marcy Campbell, vice
president of sales and business development of Engine Yard. "We're
excited to offer our partners a complete, reliable platform for their
Rails applications during and after development."
Choosing an Engine Yard Partner with Engine Yard products and
services helps deliver a highly available, scalable, secure application
and a seamless end-to-end experience, Engine Yard officials said. The
Engine Yard Partner Network includes three tiers: Premier, Select and
Associate. The program offers marketing, sales and technical benefits.
There is no cost to join the Engine Yard Partner Network. For more
information, visit http://www.engineyard.com/partners. Partner Network
developers create applications using Ruby on Rails because they can
deliver better applications faster and with higher quality, Engine Yard
said. And they rely on Engine Yard to provide the best platform,
technologies and services to deploy and manage applications in the
"Ruby on Rails is our preferred platform for all types of customers
due to its growth and maturity," said Obie Fernandez, co-founder and
CEO of Hashrocket and premier member of Engine Yard Partner Network.
"Rails allows us to rapidly build custom Websites of the highest
quality. Our partnership with Engine Yard allows us to offer our
customers the benefits of a cost-effective deployment platform and a
customer support organization that really knows the ins and outs of
"The economics of developing in Rails are compelling: we find we can
build applications 3- to 10-times faster, with fewer defects and higher
quality, by developing with agile practices in Rails," said Ian
McFarland, a principal and vice president of technology at Pivotal Labs
and premier member of Engine Yard Partner Network. "By partnering with
Engine Yard, we combine our development expertise with the Engine Yard
platform to help our customers achieve scalable, high performance,
highly available applications."
Members of the Engine Yard Partner Network include: Hashrocket,
Pivotal Labs, Atomic Object, Aycron IT Solutions, Bit Zesty Ltd.,
Carbon Five, Carnes Media, CBCI, Centera Systems, Chariot Solutions,
dospuntocero, East Agile, EdgeCase LLC, eLabs, Envy Labs, Gradient
Blue, Grubb Young & Co., Hands On The Web LLC, Imaginea, Intridea
Inc., Moneyspyder Ltd., Obtiva, QHI, Refinery CMS, Rubaidh Ltd., Sapna
Infotech Solutions Pvt. Ltd, Sasquatch Modern Software Applications,
Inc., Soft Illuminations, Inc., Software Element, Sphere Consulting,
Inc., Squeejee, Stepchange Group, Tesly, theCoderie, Webficient LLC, We
Go To 12, WisdomGroup, and Yoomee.