The CloudOS™ Company
Founded in 2011, Piston makes CloudOS™, a new type of operating system that enables agile development teams to quickly deploy new services, frameworks and orchestration tools on commodity hardware, without wrestling with infrastructure plumbing. Perfected through years of OpenStack® deployments at hundreds of companies, Piston CloudOS makes bare metal orchestration and cluster management an afterthought, empowering IT to deploy new services in minutes, reduce operational and management costs by 85%, and provide visibility into critical resources.
Customers like Swisscom, King Digital Entertainment, Intelemage, Radio Free Asia, and Zulily use Piston CloudOS™ to automate their IT operations and bring new products to market faster.
The company is headquartered in San Francisco and funded by True Ventures, Hummer Winblad, Swisscom Ventures, Cisco Systems, Inc., Data Collective, and Divergent Ventures.