New research finds enterprises are own worst enemy in cloud adoption and people are greatest barrier to success

Skytap market study conducted by 451 Research shows that despite appetite to modernize, large majority of enterprise applications remain trapped on-premises, creating unexpected skills challenges aggravated by confusion about best path to cloud SEATTLE – June 6, 2018 – Skytap, Inc., a global cloud provider, today announced the results of a commissioned study on the

Amidst Major Growth, Skytap Announces New Cloud Integrations and Hires Microsoft Executive

Skytap Cloud will integrate with a range of other public clouds’ development, cognitive, and analytics services to extend the value of enterprises’ core business applications Skytap appoints former president of Microsoft EMEA Neil Holloway as senior vice president of business development to drive continued expansion of partner ecosystem SEATTLE – November 14, 2017 – Skytap,

Skytap Announces General Availability of Skytap Cloud Support for IBM AIX

Skytap Cloud and IBM Cloud for Skytap Solutions are the first and only public cloud offerings to support AIX, Linux, and Windows operating systems, giving enterprises the ability to migrate and modernize most critical, traditional applications SEATTLE – November 14, 2017 – Skytap, Inc., a global cloud provider, today announced general availability of support for

Skytap Achieves Premier Partner Status in the VMware Cloud Provider Program

Company Joins with VMware to Accelerate Cloud Migration and Modernization of Traditional Enterprise Applications SEATTLE – August 30, 2017 – Skytap, Inc., a global cloud provider, today announced that it has progressed to Premier status within the VMware Cloud Provider Program. Skytap aligns with VMware to help enterprises accelerate delivery of the traditional applications businesses depend on. Skytap Cloud rapidly

Skytap Announces $45 Million Series E Led by Goldman Sachs

Investors drawn to Skytap as it pursues significant but underserved segment of cloud market; Skytap’s total sales more than tripled year-over-year in Q2 2017  SEATTLE – August 22, 2017 – Skytap, Inc., a global public cloud provider, today announced that it has closed $45 million in Series E funding. Goldman Sachs led the round, which also included

Skytap Simplifies Application Modernization with New Container Management Solution

SEATTLE – April 10, 2017 – Skytap, Inc., the enterprise cloud, today launched Skytap Container Management, which accelerates application modernization by enabling IT organizations to develop, deploy, and run traditional enterprise and containerized applications together in Skytap’s Cloud. Skytap Container Management combines the power of cloud and containers to modernize enterprise applications frequently confined in on-premises data centers.

Skytap Sales Quadrupled in Past Three Years as Adoption of Company’s Enterprise Cloud Surges

SEATTLE – April 4, 2017 – Skytap, Inc., the enterprise cloud, today announced a period of accelerating business growth with sales quadrupling from 2013 to 2016, while service usage skyrocketed to nearly 16,500,000 virtual machines (VMs) run on the service in the same period. Enterprise organizations including Airbnb, Fiserv, and NBC Universal are among hundreds of customers worldwide using

Skytap Announces Self-Service Environments of AIX, Linux, and Windows

SEATTLE – March 1, 2017 – Skytap, Inc., the public cloud designed specifically for the enterprise, today announced AIX On-Demand Instances, the first cloud solution that enables IT to rapidly migrate, develop, and deploy workloads with AIX, Linux, and Windows components in blended, self-service cloud environments. IBM Power Systems leads the world’s Unix deployments with AIX and supports

Skytap Named One of the Fastest Growing Companies in North America on Deloitte’s 2016 Technology Fast 500™ for Third Year in a Row

SEATTLE, Nov. 17, 2016 — For the third straight year, Skytap, Inc., an innovative public cloud for application modernization, has been named to Deloitte’s 2016 Technology Fast 500TM ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America. Skytap’s ranking climbed from #419 in 2015, to #382 this year with

Skytap Named to 2016 Inc. 5000 List of the Fastest Growing Private Companies

SEATTLE – August 17, 2016 – Inc. magazine today ranked Skytap, Inc., an innovative cloud service for application modernization, NO. 2048 on its 35th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. Skytap joins locals such as Lighter Capital, TUNE, and Surge in gaining what has become the universal stamp

Skytap Advances Container Modernization with Introduction of Skytap Driver for Docker Machine

June 14, 2016 – SEATTLE, Wash. – Skytap, Inc., a popular cloud service for application modernization, is announcing a driver for Docker Machine. The Skytap Driver extends the native functionality of Docker Machine to Skytap Cloud. With this new feature, enterprises can safely modernize traditional on-premises application architectures to container architectures within Skytap Cloud, without

Skytap Delivers New Cloud Datacenter in Toronto, Canada

February 18, 2016 – SEATTLE, Wash. – Skytap, Inc., the innovator in cloud services for application modernization, announces a new datacenter in Toronto, Canada, the first of its kind. “For the past several years, we have seen a steady stream of companies and other organizations expressing interest in a Skytap cloud region in Canada,” said

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