The future founders gathered to address the challenges of the software development lifecycle. At that time, it was difficult to deliver software fast and high quality. The commercial tools on the market were too complex and supported only the largest enterprises. Too many separate tools were required to support the cornerstones of build automation, deployment automation, and release orchestration, which made solutions costly and time consuming. The team begin to design and develop a DevOps platform.
Flexagon, LLC was established in early 2014 and the first version of FlexDeploy was released in October. It solved all the problems the team had observed. FlexDeploy V1 was a comprehensive and integrated solution with robust support for build and deployment automation.
Businesses of all sizes began to implement FlexDeploy, including Pella, Charter Manufacturing, and Dell. Success led to growth mainly in the USA. FlexDeploy helped cusotmers achieve automation with technologies such as Oracle E-Business Suite and Fusion Middleware.
Flexagon was included in the Forrest Wave for Application Release Automation, a significant accomplishment after being in the market for under two years. Ongoing recognition by customers and validation by the analyst community helped fuel growth in Europe, Asia, and Australia. Development in cloud IaaS and PaaS established new areas where FlexDeploy could provide benefits.
Release Pipeline features were added to round out the major capabilities in the FlexDeploy platform. Flexagon started building its partner program with global System Integrators and regional consulting companies. FlexDeploy support expanded significantly to include areas of growing interesting, such as database, security, containers, microservices, and APIs.
Forrester positioned Flexagon as a Strong Performer in the Continuous Deliver and Release Automation (CDRA) Wave.
Flexagon experienced continued global customer success, growth of partner channel, and continued recognition in the analyst community. Since its foundation, Flexagon has prioritized customer service and responsiveness. In the Forrest Wave for CDRA, Flexagon was recognized: “Users praised ‘phenomenal’ support, minimal scripting requirements, and ease of on-boarding, and an integrated product.”
Today, we are happy and proud to say that FlexDeploy is a market leading DevOps and Application Release Automation product. It is both integrated and comprehensive with over 100 plugins and integrations, helping customers around the globe deliver software faster and more effectively.
We are here to help you succeed. Since our foundation, our goal to help you adopt DevOps no matter where you are on your software development journey. Whether your company is practicing traditional waterfall methods, starting to adopt some automation, or already using a DevOps platform, FlexDeploy can meet you where you are. Implementations are fast and painless, allowing you to reap the benefits of DevOps sooner.
How about we eliminate those boring and error prone manual activities? By automating your processes, you can stop those mundane tasks and do what you like to do and save time and cost along the way.
We're here to make your life easier. You can pass along the love and increase satisfaction of your end users by reducing deployment related issues and outages. Customers gets the responsiveness and quality they need and deserve.
Thanks to automation, you can increase productivity and deliver faster. This increases your team's motivation and job satisfaction. With heavy automation combined with an appropriate dose of controls and governance, everyone is happy.
We're here for you during your entire time transitioning to and implementing DevOps. We also help your team work together as DevOps encourages collaboration. When you pair this with your automation, everyone can focus on higher value activities.