Company Overview

Mirantis helps top enterprises build and manage private cloud infrastructure using OpenStack and related open source technologies such as Kubernetes. To date Mirantis has helped over 200 enterprises build and operate some of the largest OpenStack clouds in the world. Its customers include iconic brands like AT&T, Comcast, Shenzhen Stock Exchange, eBay, Wells Fargo Bank and Volkswagen.

Our Mission

Our mission is to empower customers to take advantage of open source innovation with no vendor lock-in. Mirantis is the top contributor of open source code to the OpenStack project and follows a build-operate-transfer model to deliver its OpenStack distribution and cloud management services.

Mirantis Fast Facts

Leader in OpenStack and Kubernetes code contributions

9 iterations of our Mirantis OpenStack distribution

800+ employees

Based in Sunnyvale, CA

Privately held

Top-tier investors

Timeline

2010

Rackspace open sources its cloud software, OpenStack launches, and the first ‘Austin’ code released.

October 2011

Mirantis partners with CloudScaling to help deliver OpenStack services. Mirantis and CloudScaling jointly work with Internap build the first ever OpenStack public compute cloud.

February 2012

Mirantis debuts OpenStack training. In the next year, it will train companies including Dell, Paypal, Seagate, HP, Samsung Docomo NTT, Redhat, Cisco, Intel, Comcast, and Newegg.

September 2012

OpenStack Foundation launches, Mirantis is a Gold member and co-founder Boris Renski is on the Foundation’s board at its inception.

March 2013

Mirantis open sources Fuel, the OpenStack installation and management tool it developed through customer engagements with PayPal, WebEx and NASA.

April 2014

Mirantis signs the largest OpenStack deal in history with Ericsson. The deal catapults the company to becoming the largest OpenStack provider for telecommunications companies.

September 2014

Mirantis organizes the first annual OpenStack Silicon Valley. Speakers include Eucalyptus CEO Marten Mickos, HP EVP and CTO Martin Fink, OpenStack Foundation Executive Director Jonathan Bryce, VMware CTO of Networking Martin Casado, Cloudscaling CEO and Founder Randy Bias, and Mirantis CEO Adrian Ionel.

January 6, 2015

Mirantis OpenStack 6.0 is released. Companies can now write Fuel plugins and use Fuel to rapidly deploy larger, more resilient clouds.

February 2015

Mirantis links with Kubernetes through Murano, while driving the OpenStack application catalog project.

May 2015

Mirantis launches its Unlocked Partner program. Inaugural partners include Citrix, Juniper Networks, VMware, Brocade and EMC, with technology solutions from SolidFire, Cumulus Networks and others.

August 2016

Mirantis delivers first Kubernetes and Docker class at OpenStack Silicon Valley