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Cloud Native Computing Foundation Continues Tremendous Growth, Surpassing 500 Members

November 20, 2019 GMT

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- KubeCon + CloudNativeCon North America -- The Cloud Native Computing Foundation® (CNCF®), which builds sustainable ecosystems for cloud native software, today announced its biggest quarter ever in terms of new members and that it now has more than 500 members.

In the third quarter of 2019, 56 members joined CNCF. The rapid growth underscores increasing momentum around cloud native technologies just as a record-breaking 12,000 attendees gather for KubeCon + CloudNativeCon North America.

“The record-breaking quarter in terms of new members validates the growing power and impact of cloud native technologies across all industries,” said Dan Kohn, executive director of the Cloud Native Computing Foundation. “Our members range from startups to government agencies to the biggest technology companies in the world to Fortune 50 end users. With so many innovators on board, the cloud native ecosystem will continue to expand and solve some of today’s most pressing technology challenges. Reaching more than 500 members is a great milestone for CNCF with more to come.”

About the newest Nonprofit Member:

About the newest End User Members & Supporters:

There are now over 125 organizations in the CNCF End User Community. This group regularly meets to share adoption best practices and feedback on project roadmaps, and to consider future projects for CNCF technical leaders.

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About Cloud Native Computing Foundation
Cloud native computing empowers organizations to build and run scalable applications with an open source software stack in public, private, and hybrid clouds. The Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) hosts critical components of the global technology infrastructure, including Kubernetes, Prometheus, and Envoy. CNCF brings together the industry’s top developers, end users, and vendors, and runs the largest open source developer conferences in the world. Supported by more than 500 members, including the world’s largest cloud computing and software companies, as well as over 200 innovative startups, CNCF is part of the nonprofit Linux Foundation. For more information, please visit www.cncf.io.

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