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Engine Yard Expands Infrastructure Offerings with HP Cloud Services

Leading Platform as a Service Expands Infrastructure Options Available to Engine Yard Customers

SAN FRANCISCO – May 10, 2012 – Engine Yard, the leading Platform as a Service (PaaS), today announced its support of HP Cloud Services, expanding the infrastructure options available to Engine Yard customers. Engine Yard will make its PaaS available with HP’s public cloud, which is based on HP's world-class hardware and software, using key elements of the HP Converged Infrastructure combined with OpenStack™ technology. Empowering enterprises and developers to innovate faster and more cost effectively, Engine Yard delivers an enterprise-ready, open source platform that thousands of companies depend on for their production applications.

As the leading multi-cloud PaaS provider, Engine Yard’s unique architecture provides its customers and partners with a choice of leading Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) providers to meet their growing needs in the cloud. Engine Yard delivers the leading commercial grade, open PaaS, and combined with HP's public cloud infrastructure offerings, enterprises receive a powerful solution to rapidly deploy both large and small applications in the cloud. Engine Yard expects continued expansion and adoption of PaaS by large and small enterprise IT groups, bolstered by adding popular public cloud infrastructure providers such as HP to its available offering.

“Engine Yard is excited to be working with HP as one of the first PaaS vendors to offer support for HP Cloud Services,” said Bill Platt, VP Operations at Engine Yard. “Engine Yard Cloud serves developers in the web services markets globally, and our vision is to enable innovation across the thriving cloud ecosystem. From public to private to hybrid, Engine Yard enables customers to easily capture the benefits of using the cloud - faster and more cost effective application creation and iteration.”

For more information, please visit: www.engineyard.com/partner/hp-cloud-services

About Engine Yard Engine Yard is the leading Platform as a Service (PaaS), empowering software application innovation more rapidly, easily and cost effectively. With deep technical expertise, powerful infrastructure orchestration, strong support of the open source community, and world-class service, Engine Yard provides a complete commercial grade solution that enables developers to focus on creating great applications, instead of managing their platform. Thousands of customers in 58 countries, from explosive-growth Web startups to Fortune 500 enterprises, rely on Engine Yard to leverage the cloud for competitive advantage. Headquartered in San Francisco, Calif., Engine Yard is backed by Benchmark Capital, New Enterprise Associates and Amazon.com.

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