Press Releases

Swisscom selects Boundary for Cloud Monitoring and Operations ManagementSeptember 11, 2014

Boundary today announced that Swisscom, one of the largest providers of IT services in Switzerland, has selected Boundary to provide monitoring and operations management of its future cloud infrastructure and in parallel, Swisscom Ventures has made a strategic investment in Boundary…

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Boundary Brings High Fidelity Server, Application and Custom Monitoring to DevOps TeamsAugust 5, 2014

Boundary is making server and application monitoring instantly accessible with the launch of two new editions of its popular cloud-based service. The products – Boundary Free and Boundary Premium – are designed for DevOps teams in organizations of all sizes that want high fidelity, instant-on monitoring…

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Boundary Helps Increasing Number of Companies Maximize Success with AWS,Showcases Solution at AWS SummitJuly 10, 2014

Boundary today announced that an increasing number of companies have selected Boundary to monitor modern, highly-distributed applications running on public cloud infrastructures. Boundary will be highlighting its solution today at the AWS Summit at the Javits Center in New York City…

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Boundary Announces Largest Release Ever, First to Deliver Unified Monitoring for Web Scale ITMay 8, 2014

High frequency application and infrastructure metrics allow customers to be notified on issues that previously were invisible, and collaborate to solve them before they impact users, dramatically improving the availability, performance and success of Web-Scale applications. Boundary has released major new capabilities that will significantly help any organization running modern IT infrastructures to improve the performance and availability of their applications. With Boundary, organizations find problems that are simply invisible to other solutions, hidden in averages and one-minute sampling. Boundary’s new release adds a wealth of server performance metrics to the solution, all delivered with one second resolution, giving unprecedented and instant visibility into how the infrastructure is affecting the application…

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Boundary Raises An Additional $22M To Help End Application OutagesApril 3, 2014

Boundary propels infrastructure performance monitoring into the modern era as legacy tools fail to meet needs of companies moving into agile, cloud based infrastructures. Boundary, a leader in delivering modern IT Infrastructure Monitoring solutions, announced its $22 million C-round funding, bringing total funding to date to $41 million. The round was led by new investor Adams Street Partners with participation from Triangle Peak Partners as well as existing investors Lightspeed Venture Partners and Scale Venture Partners…

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Boundary Releases Major Product Upgrades That Help Customers Find Problems 75% FasterFebruary 26, 2014

Boundary announces major upgrades to its cloud-based consolidated IT operations monitoring software. Boundary’s latest capabilities include a vastly improved user experience, customized event dashboards, and faster deployments of Boundary meters. Boundary also has extended meter coverage and capabilities to better handle denial of service attacks and support three new operating systems: Fedora 14, OS-X and openSUSE…

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Wattpad Uses Boundary to Help Monitor Storytelling PlatformFebruary 20, 2014

Boundary announces that Wattpad, the world’s largest community of readers and writers, is using its service to monitor and improve performance on its Amazon cloud-hosted infrastructure. In the last two years, Wattpad has experienced explosive growth with 20 million people joining the community. “Our tremendous growth stems from the fact that we’re offering readers and writers something they’ve never had before — a direct connection with each other,” says Charles Chan, head of engineering at Wattpad…

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Boundary Hires CTO of CA Technologies to Lead Product StrategyFebruary 11, 2014

Boundary has successfully recruited Mark Rivington to own Product Management as demand heats up for cloud-based consolidated operations management software. Rivington, who was Nimsoft CTO at CA Technologies, has played leading technical roles in a number of major Systems and Performance management software companies including Candle, BMC, Nimsoft and CA Technologies. He joins Boundary at a time of rapid growth. A pioneer in consolidated operations management software, Boundary now has over 1000 users and 45 employees, up from 300 and 28 respectively a year ago…

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Boundary Surpasses 400% YoY Growth in Processing of Massive IT Operations Performance Analytics in the CloudJanuary 28, 2014

Boundary is processing an average of 1.5 trillion application and infrastructure performance metrics per day on behalf of its clients and has computed occasional daily bursts of over 2 trillion metrics. The daily average represents a 400% year-over-year increase driven by the growing needs of customers to deliver high quality application performance, find problems faster and avoid unplanned downtime. The fastest growing segment of data processed by Boundary, with more than 500 billion metrics per day (a 600% growth), comes from Amazon Web Services (AWS) and reflects clients’ expanded use of and confidence in the cloud infrastructure for transitioning legacy enterprise applications and building new ones when paired with the unparalleled visibility Boundary provides…
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Boundary Extends Visibility to New AWS CloudTrailNovember 13th, 2013

Boundary has enhanced support for companies hosting data and applications on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud with the announcement today of a new IT Operations Management service for AWS CloudTrail users. The new Boundary event management service (beta sign-up begins today here) delivers log visibility and analysis then enriches data captured by AWS CloudTrail, the new web service that records AWS API calls from an account, announced today at AWS re:Invent 2013. AWS CloudTrail captures changes made to AWS resources through APIs, and logs it to an Amazon S3 location…
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Boundary Hires Box VP to Lead Worldwide MarketingAugust 28th, 2013

Boundary has tapped Scott Fingerhut to run worldwide marketing as demand heats up for cloud-based consolidated operations management software. Fingerhut, who was vice president of global demand generation at Box and held marketing leadership positions at Informatica and TIBCO Software before that, joins Boundary at a time of rapid growth. A pioneer in consolidated operations management software, Boundary now has 100 paying clients and 45 employees, up from 76 and 28 respectively in February…
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Boundary Helps Dachis Group Leverage Amazon Web Services Infrastructure to Bring Innovation and Cost Savings to Social SoftwareAugust 22nd, 2013

Boundary, a leading provider of cloud-based services for Consolidated Operations Management, is now monitoring the IT infrastructure at Dachis Group, a provider of data-driven social marketing software and services.  Dachis Group relies entirely on Amazon Web Services (AWS) to host its revenue-generating applications serving major-brand customers, including LIVESTRONG, AT&T, New York Life, Disney, Nestlé, Estée Lauder and Nokia…
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Boundary Joins Google Cloud Platform Partner ProgramJuly 2nd, 2013

Boundary has joined the Google Cloud Platform Partner Program to provide application monitoring and visualization to organizations using Google Compute Engine (GCE). GCE provides a fast, consistently high-performance environment for running developers and businesses to run virtual machines in Google’s cloud. The platform is known for its speed, low latency and high throughput, which Boundary is uniquely suited to monitor. Boundary is the first monitoring and IT operations management service for GCE…
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Canadian IaaS uses Boundary for OpenStack Cloud ManagementJune 24th, 2013

Boundary’s real-time Operations IT management software as a service is now monitoring an OpenStack-based private cloud project for Cybera, an Alberta, Canada-based not-for-profit. Cybera manages CyberaNet, the high-speed research and education network in Alberta…
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Boundary Launches First Central Intelligence Service for Modern IT Operations ManagementMay 7th, 2013

Boundary has combined real-time data streaming, third-party alerts and events, and sophisticated analytics to deliver the industry’s first central intelligence service for modern IT operations management. The new service analyzes and correlates per-second application traffic “chatter” with inputs from AppDynamics, AWS CloudWatch, Jenkins, Nagios, Opscode, Pingdom, Puppet Labs, Splunk and others, to provide IT operations teams with early warnings on application and cloud failures. Boundary users can now monitor their entire IT environments from a single cloud-based dashboard that is updated every second, improving business agility and reducing management costs…
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Boundary Adds Application Context Data to Splunk EnterpriseApril 23rd, 2013

Boundary and Splunk Inc. have significantly enhanced the integration between their software, making it easier for IT operations staff to resolve application and network performance issues before end users are impacted. The integrated solution, the Boundary App for Splunk Enterprise is available now through Splunk’s community website Splunkbase and provided free of charge to customers of both companies…
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Boundary Recognized as a “Cool Vendor” for DevOps by GartnerApril 16th, 2013

Boundary was named a “Cool Vendor” for DevOps by Gartner, Inc., in a report issued last week , capping a successful anniversary for the IT Operations Management startup which needed less than 12 months to sign its first 80+ customers. Boundary is a cloud-based application performance monitoring solution for next-gen applications that delivers real-time network flow statistics on any application, across any technology architecture…
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Boundary and Besol Partnership Brings Real-time Cloud Application Monitoring and Analytics to Tapp Platform UsersMarch 5th, 2013

Boundary and Besol, a leading infrastructure management services provider in Spain, have partnered to provide cloud application monitoring and analytics to cloud-centric businesses.  Through Tapp, a Besol platform for managing and deploying cloud infrastructure, global telecommunications operators, service providers and fast-growing tech businesses will have seamless access to a free version of Boundary.  The additional capacity version of Boundary is also available to Besol customers free of charge for a trial period…
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Boundary and Plexxi Introduce World’s First Real-Time Application-Defined NetworkFebruary 5th, 2013

Boundary, a provider of application performance management (APM) software for next-generation applications, and Plexxi, creator of the industry’s first affinity-driven networking solution, have entered into a strategic partnership based on a shared vision: to give IT professionals the data and optimally abstracted infrastructure to drive better application performance. As a result of this partnership, IT departments, data center operators and cloud service providers will be better able to optimize networks and support mission-critical application workloads. With Boundary, Plexxi’s customers can automate and enhance the configuration of their networks in near real time based on actual application topology and flow analytics…
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Okta Using Boundary to Optimize Amazon Web ServicesJanuary 31st, 2013

Boundary, a provider of application performance management (APM) software for next-generation applications, will participate in a webinar next month to promote its work with Okta, the identity management company, and Amazon Web Services (AWS).  Okta has been using Boundary’s cloud solution since Spring 2012 to optimize the performance of applications running on AWS.  Adam D’Amico, director of technical operations at Okta, will present the benefits of using Boundary with AWS.  Amazon is hosting the webinar and AWS Solution Architect Miles Ward will lead the discussion.  The event is scheduled for Thursday, February 7 at 10:00 a.m. PT.  Interested parties can register to attend the event here
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Boundary Maintains Product, Customer Focus with Executive HireDecember 12th, 2012

Former Oracle executive Dhruv Gupta has joined Boundary as vice president of Products, in charge of continuing the company’s commitment to customers. Gupta comes to Boundary with extensive experience in product management and product marketing pertaining to application performance management and cloud infrastructure, pedigree that will serve him well as he seeks to grow Boundary’s influence in this space…Read More

Boundary Expands Executive Team to Accelerate Development of Next-Generation Cloud Application Monitoring SystemDecember 4th, 2012

Boundary has hired Rick Houlihan to lead its engineering team, which earlier this year launched the industry’s first real-time cloud application monitoring system. All product development, support and operations personnel will report to Houlihan, who has over 20 years’ experience in IT management, most recently at Zenoss. As Vice President of Engineering at Boundary, Houlihan will continue the organization’s focus on building solutions that help companies see and respond to cloud application and hybrid IT performance issues before they impact customers…Read More

Boundary and Locaweb Partner to Safeguard Cloud Applications and Hybrid IT Environments in Latin AmericaNovember 29th, 2012

Boundary, the cloud application monitoring leader, has partnered with Locaweb, the leading provider of infrastructure hosting services to companies operating in Brazil and Latin America. Through the agreement, Locaweb customers, including many of the region’s largest enterprise organizations, will have access to Boundary’s real-time cloud failure detection system, the first solution capable of alerting application providers to cloud outages before consumers suffer the consequences…Read More

Boundary Makes Public Cloud Enterprise-Ready with New AnalyticsNovember 27th, 2012

Boundary has released critical new application monitoring capabilities for companies running on Amazon Web Services (AWS) and other public and private cloud infrastructure. These new capabilities enable companies, for the first time ever, to get early warnings of pending application infrastructure issues that, left unchecked, would affect customer experience. The enhanced solution will be on display this week at AWS re: Invent, Amazon’s global conference for AWS customers and partners…Read More

Cloudant Boosts Cloud Database Performance With Boundary and SplunkOctober 4th, 2012

Real-Time App Performance Analysis and Mapping by Boundary and Splunk Help Cloudant Operate Its Massive Cloud Database Service for Mobile and Web App Developers…Read More

Boundary Introduces The World’s Fastest, Most Accurate Way To Discover, Map and Monitor Applications in the CloudAugust 14th, 2012

Boundary today announced immediate availability of a free option for its groundbreaking application performance monitoring solution. Unlike companies that provide only a sub-set of functionality in the free offering, Boundary’s free solution is exactly the same as the paid offering, restricted only by the amount of data received and stored. Boundary provides users with a highly visual representation of their application topology and performance with unprecedented…Read More

Boundary Partners with Engine Yard to Make Application And Network Monitoring Solution Available to Engine Yard Customers August 14th, 2012

Boundary today announced a partnership with Engine Yard that will give Engine Yard customers direct access to the ground-breaking Boundary solution for monitoring modern application performance. Under the terms of the agreement, Boundary will be available to Engine Yard customers through the Engine Yard Add-ons Program, as a fully integrated solution…Read More

Boundary Nets $15M to Accelerate the Future of IT Monitoring and ManagementJuly 10th, 2012

Boundary has raised $15 million to accelerate its pursuit of revolutionizing IT management. Scale Venture Partners led the B round and existing investor, Lightspeed Venture Partners, also participated. The funds will be used to further scale the business to capitalize on a massive shift underway in IT environments, which demand…Read More

Boundary Integration with Opscode Chef® Improves Big Data Application PerformanceApril 26th, 2012

Boundary, a provider of cloud-based monitoring systems for Big Data applications, today announced its integration to Opscode, the leader in cloud infrastructure automation. The integration brings the full capabilities of Opscode Chef®, the popular systems integration framework, to Boundary’s real-time cloud-based monitoring platform…Read More

Brian NeSmith Named to Boundary Board of DirectorsApril 3th, 2012

Boundary, a provider of cloud-based monitoring systems for Big Data applications, today announced that noted entrepreneur Brian NeSmith, formerly CEO of Blue Coat Systems, has joined the company’s board of directors. NeSmith joins Boundary co-founder Cliff Moon, Boundary CEO Gary Read, and John Vrionis of Lightspeed Venture Partners…Read More

Boundary Announces Real-time Monitoring Solution for Big Data ApplicationsMarch 27th, 2012

Boundary, provider of monitoring solutions for big data applications, today announced the general availability of its SaaS solution that enables organizations to deliver continuous quality of service and enhance their operational agility. For the first time, DevOps teams can see even the slightest of behavior and performance changes in their distributed application environments within seconds; before they become business impacting. This all-new approach to monitoring addresses two critical challenges faced by DevOps professionals: the need to immediately see and understand the impact of a rapidly changing application together with a significantly higher degree of visibility for monitoring big data architectures… Read More

Former Nimsoft CEO Tapped as New CEO of BoundaryJanuary 18th, 2012

Boundary, developer of real-time network and applications monitoring-as-a-service, today announced that former Nimsoft CEO Gary Read has joined the company as President and CEO. Boundary offers DevOps teams continuous visibility into their network and application traffic flows in public cloud environments like Amazon EC2 and Rackspace Cloud, or private cloud data centers… Read More