California-based DevOps Accelerator JFrog has acquired DevOps Intelligence platform CloudMunch to expand its product offerings for developers. This is the third strategic acquisition by JFrog in the last eight months. Earlier, it had acquired Dimon, experts in CI/CD and bot automation and Conan, the fast-growing open source C/C++ package manager.
Commenting on the acquisition Shlomi Ben Haim, CEO and Co-founder of JFrog said, “Next Gen DevOps will need insights into the release flow and a better understanding of the ROI on fast releases. With CloudMunch on board, we can now provide the insight layer that will share DevOps flow analytics. We are thrilled by this union with CloudMunch and team members that are highly skilled and, just as importantly, their engineering culture and values fit with JFrog’s obsession with customer happiness and quality.”
JFrog was founded by Shlomi Ben Haim, Yoav Landman, and Fred Simon in 2009 and operates from California, Israel, France, China, and Spain. At present, the company has more than 4,000 customers such as Amazon, Google, Uber, Netflix, Twitter, Cisco, Oracle, Adobe, SalesForce, and Bank of America.
On the other hand, CloudMunch is democratizing DevOps and accelerating the process with a powerful, full stack Intelligence solution. The company is backed with $3.5M from VCs and VMware capital. It has developed a solution to help teams collaborate their software efforts at scale and enable better insights on the software delivery lifecycle. The company has offices in Seattle in the US and Bangalore in India.
“We are excited to leap ahead with JFrog to continue our mission. Which is to enable enterprises to deliver better software faster. Our products will work together as a strong foundation that will impact leading enterprises around the world,” Pradeep Prabhu, CEO and co-founder of CloudMunch said in a statement.
With this acquisition, JFrog hopes to fulfill its vision of Liquid Software, a solution that will provide a full picture of the DevOps process, collecting key metrics, correlating them across the diverse systems, and giving actionable information to development managers123@, operations teams, and compliance officers. CloudMunch integrates with key systems like JIRA, GitHub, BitBucket, Jenkins, SonarQube, Kubernetes, and, of course, JFrog Artifactory.