Founded in 2009, Bright Computing specializes in management software for clusters and clouds used in high performance computing (HPC), storage, databases, Hadoop, and OpenStack. Bright’s integrated approach makes cluster management easy for DevOps and IT operations teams, while providing powerful and complete management capabilities for mission critical workloads. Bright Cluster Manager is used at over 400 customers, including more than 20 Fortune 500 companies, leading government labs, and research institutes. The company has partnered with Dell, Cisco, Cray, HP and other technology leaders in bringing Bright Cluster Manager to their customers.
Bright Computing will use the financing to continue investing in its flagship cluster management technology, focusing especially on the emerging Hadoop and OpenStack ecosystems. The company expects to extend its channel by adding partners around the world, and providing higher levels of support to direct enterprise accounts.
“Bright Computing is bringing to the rest of us the sophistication of Google or Amazon in how they manage their compute clusters and data centers,” said
“From its European origins, Bright has established itself in the US and as the market leader in this important and rapidly growing sector,” said
"Data analysis has become the lifeblood of modern business, but it can be complex and challenging for corporations to manage,” said
“This financing round marks a new milestone in the already impressive track record of Bright Computing,” said
“We’re proud and excited to have such prestigious investors join the company,” said Dr.
Bright partners include Amazon, Cisco, Cray and Dell. Included among its hundreds of customers are Boeing, Intel,
About Bright Computing
Bright Computing is transforming the way clusters are managed in the modern data center. Founded in 2009, Bright’s award winning cluster management software lets users monitor and build clusters of any size that are easy to provision, operate, monitor, manage, and scale. Bright partners include Amazon, Cisco, Cray and Dell. Customers include Boeing,
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