Engine Yard employed people to work on Rails, and also maintains Rails Installer.
We donated hosting services to Github
Engine Yard donated New Relic accounts to Engine Yard customers.
Engine Yard sponsored work on Vagrant, in addition to staff contributions.
Staff members worked on CakePHP.
Engine Yard employed people to help maintain Ruby.
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Engine Yard donated Beanstalk accounts to its customers.
Engine Yard sponsored work on PostgreSQL
Engine Yard sponsored work on fog.
Engine Yard sponsored work on RVM, in addition to staff contributions.
Engine Yard employee created Bundler and we sponsored ongoing work.
Engine Yard sponsored work on Travis CI.
Open source has been a core part of Engine Yard's culture since the very beginning. The communities that we serve are our lifeblood, and we want to do everything we can to stimulate them and keep them healthy.
Our stack is 100% open source. Ubuntu, nginx, Ruby, PHP, PostgreSQL, MySQL, and much more...
Our engineers regularly contribute to open source as part of their job. We encourage contribution and community participation.
We've employed core contributors to projects like Ruby, Ruby on Rails, RVM, CakePHP, Lithium, and CouchDB.