IBM has confirmed its plans to acquire BoxBoat Technologies, a leading DevOps consultancy and certified Kubernetes service provider for businesses.
BoxBoat will expand IBM’s portfolio of container strategy and implementation services to further advance IBM’s hybrid cloud strategy and accelerate the global adoption of Red Hat OpenShift.
The heart of Hybrid
John Granger, Senior VP, Hybrid Cloud Services at IBM, said, “Our customers need a cloud architecture that enables them to operate in a traditional IT environment, private cloud and public clouds. This is at the heart of our hybrid cloud approach.
“No cloud modernization project can be successful without a containerization strategy, and BoxBoat is a leader in container service innovation.”
BoxBoat was founded in 2016 and is headquartered in Maryland, USA, and helps customers establish containers and Kubernetes as central requirements for cloud solutions. His track record in delivering complex …