PagerDuty, a global leader in digital operations management, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Rundeck, a leading provider of DevOps automation for Enterprise. The acquisition will strengthen PagerDuty’s leading incident response offering with intelligent machine automation including auto-remediation that brings increased automation, self-healing and productivity to resolution and recovery efforts.
“Rundeck’s impressive track record in providing scaled automation for DevOps teams in the world's largest companies, along with their easy to use, practitioner focused offering make them a highly complementary extension for PagerDuty. Together we can automate unpredictable, emergent work for people and machines, from detection and diagnosis to recovery, remediation and learning, providing the most robust real-time incident response platform in the market. Our 13,300 customers trust us to ensure their digital services remain always on, and now we are ensuring they can do this faster, and more efficiently”.
-Jennifer Tejada, CEO of PagerDuty
“Rundeck was designed to solve difficult, time sensitive challenges for DevOps teams leveraging automation for hybrid infrastructure. With PagerDuty we can accelerate our growth in Enterprise DevOps and IT focused incident response, while continuing to innovate our offering and expand our open source community. Like us, PagerDuty is steeped in DevOps and digital transformation, with unparalleled leadership, trusted by a large, loyal community of users in large enterprise companies and early innovators. We look forward to bringing the power of the most holistic offering in incident response and digital operations to all our customers”.
-Alex Honor, CEO and co-founder of Rundeck
What can you expect when the deal closes?
For the many enterprises around the globe whose operations have come to depend on Rundeck Enterprise, you can expect the same great quality and support — and be on the lookout for great new capabilities and products coming down the road.
If you are one of the tens of thousands of users in the Rundeck open source community, rest assured that the open source project will continue and have more resources than ever before.
If you are a current PagerDuty customer, (welcome!) expect to be able to leverage all types of great new capabilities for your PagerDuty experience.