SAN FRANCISCO – September 7, 2016 – MuleSoft, provider of the leading platform for building application networks, today announced that it has been named to the first-ever Forbes 2016 Cloud 100, the definitive list of the top 100 private cloud companies in the world, developed in partnership with Bessemer Venture Partners. The data-driven list evaluated companies based on metrics including revenue growth, financing status, and the size of a company’s slice of the market.
“Cloud has enabled a massive wave of new technologies, disrupting the market and requiring a new category of software to connect the resulting explosion of applications, data and devices,” said Greg Schott, president and CEO, MuleSoft. “This recognition as a top cloud company is a testament to MuleSoft’s leadership in the emerging application network category and our success in transforming how companies compete in the digital era.”
MuleSoft enables the world’s largest companies, including AT&T, Mastercard, Siemens, Spotify, Verizon and Unilever, to build a network of applications, data and devices. With nearly 1,000 enterprise customers, MuleSoft counts the following among its customer base: four of the nine largest global banks, four of the top 10 global auto companies, and two of the top five global retailers. The company surpassed $100 million in revenue in 2015, representing a 92 percent total revenue growth year-over-year.
“Cloud companies are revolutionizing how businesses reach their customers today from digitizing painful old processes to allowing them more time to focus on what they really care about—what makes their products unique,” said Forbes editor of the Cloud 100 list, Alex Konrad. “Inclusion in the Forbes 2016 Cloud 100 list recognizes a company for its financial growth and excellence as recognized by customers and peers.”
“There is incredible innovation happening in the Salesforce ecosystem and we”re delighted to work closely with MuleSoft to enable our customers to build application networks that will ensure consistent customer experience across all channels and make them even more successful,” said John Somorjai, EVP of Corporate Development and Salesforce Ventures.
MuleSoft is hiring across all functions and all levels in its 14 global offices, including London, Buenos Aires, Singapore, Sydney, New York City and Atlanta. To learn more about career opportunities at MuleSoft, visit: http://www.mulesoft.com/careers.
Forbes 2016 Cloud 100 Methodology
The first-ever Forbes 2016 Cloud 100 list profiles the world’s top-tier private companies leading the cloud technology revolution, plus twenty rising stars within the field. With advancements in software, cloud security, or platform development, these companies are redefining the future for all industries and sectors.
Forbes, in partnership with Bessemer Venture Partners, received hundreds of submissions to identify the most promising private companies in cloud. The Forbes 2016 Cloud 100 was selected by a panel of judges representing leading public cloud companies, using qualitative and quantitative data submitted by nominees, along with publicly available third-party data sources.
MuleSoft makes it easy to connect the world”s applications, data and devices. With our market-leading Anypoint Platform™, companies are building application networks to fundamentally change the pace of innovation. MuleSoft’s API-led approach to connectivity gives companies new ways to reach their customers, employees and partners. Organizations in more than 60 countries, from emerging companies to Global 500 corporations, use MuleSoft to transform their businesses. To find out how, visit https://www.mulesoft.com.
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