Bitnami Opens Stacksmith for Free
October 24, 2018
has opened its flagship application packaging and maintenance
product, Stacksmith, to free usage for applications that use assets
from a public repository that are being deployed on public clouds.
Stacksmith Public, which was designed with open source projects in
mind, is available immediately to developers.
Stacksmith Container / Virtual Machine (VM) Templates, which provide a consistent process for building both Containers and VM images in their assorted formats. These templates give users a jumpstart for configuring their applications using common deployment patterns, but can be modified to meet the unique needs of each application.
Security and policy enforcement capabilities to standardize and enforce Sec, Ops, and corporate standards/ best practices.
Continuous maintenance of application images, through monitoring and notifications of changes to packaged dependencies, along with a simple update process to relieve Ops' burden and minimize corporate risk and vulnerabilities.
"By addressing the application
packaging needs of development and the multi-cloud deployment and
maintenance needs of operations, Stacksmith is effectively a bridge
between Dev and Ops," said Bitnami Vice President of Product Simon
Bennett. "Stacksmith is designed to work with the tools software
teams are currently using, giving them a way to target multiple
clouds and platforms from one pipeline for their next feature