SAN MATEO, Calif., December 2, 2013 – Jelastic, Inc., the first company to deliver Platform-as-Infrastructure, today announced that it was named as one of three finalists for the 2013 UP-START Cloud Award for “Best Application Platform 2013.”
The UP-START Award finalists are disruptive next-generation cloud computing companies, who are defining new cloud technology. Finalists were selected by cloud industry experts during a 2-stage open vote and will present their solutions to attendees at the UP Cloud Computing Conference in Santa Clara on December 3, 2013 where the final round of voting will commence.
Winners will be announced after on-site attendees vote for the most outstanding cloud solution measured by technical innovation, marketability and likelihood to be a market leader.
“Jelastic is happy to be recognized by the UP Cloud community as one of the leading cloud technologies of 2013” said John Derrick, Jelastic CEO. “Jelastic’s Platform-as-Infrastructure is re-defining the economics of cloud deployment and management by integrating PaaS and IaaS in a single turnkey package. The fact that this award is voted for by developers around the world is a testament to Jelastic’s unique developer features such as one-click deployment, vertical and horizontal scalability, zero-code change application support and elastic pricing.”
About the UP-START Cloud Awards
The UP-Start 2013 cloud awards – part of the UP 2013 cloud computing conference take place December 3rd 2013 in Santa Clara. Full details on the event and the awards can be found at www.up-con.com. The UP-START Cloud Awards are established in the cloud community as the de-facto recognition platform to cultivate the understanding, appreciation and advancement of the contribution of cloud computing to the business and technology community. The UP-START Cloud Awards were founded in 2010 by Cloudcor, Inc. ®, to recognize extraordinary achievements in the cloud industry. These prestigious awards are defined as a result of voting by people at the heart of the cloud community, including Cloudcor’s significant LinkedIn cloud user group, comprising 250,000+ cloud professionals. Click here to join our community. For more information about the UP-START Cloud Awards, visit http://up-con.com/cloud-awards.
Jelastic, Inc., provides enterprise software that re-defines the economics of cloud deployment and management. Jelastic is the first company to deliver Platform-as-Infrastructure, combining the flexibility of IaaS and the ease of use of PaaS within a single turnkey platform, at a fraction of the cost of existing virtualized environments. Jelastic, headquartered in San Mateo, California, enables enterprises and hosting service providers to unleash the full potential of the cloud. For more information or to start a free, two-week trial, visit us at www.jelastic.com.