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Buoyant is a technology company specializing in cybersecurity developer tools. It builds open-source software to run cloud-native applications. The company also develops Linkerd, an open-source service mesh, that powers enterprises' production infrastructure.

HQSan Francisco, CA, US

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Employees (est.) (Aug 2022)20
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Key People/Management at Buoyant

William Morgan

William Morgan

Oliver Gould

Oliver Gould

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Buoyant Office Locations

Buoyant has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
548 Market St, San Francisco
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Buoyant Financials and Metrics

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Buoyant total Funding

$24 m

Buoyant latest funding size

$10 m

Time since last funding

3 years ago

Buoyant investors

Buoyant's latest funding round in March 2019 was reported to be $10 m. In total, Buoyant has raised $24 m
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Buoyant Operating Metrics

Buoyant's Customers was reported to be 18 in Oct, 2021.
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Buoyant Cybersecurity Score

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Buoyant Online and Social Media Presence

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Buoyant Blogs

GitOps at Home: Automate Code Deploys with Kubernetes and Flux

Flux is a -based open source stack of tools that make it possible to keep Kubernetes clusters in sync with external sources of configuration, such as repositories on GitHub. With this in place, you can set up the automation of updates when there is new code ready for deployment. With this “GitOps” a…

Open Source Communities Need More Safe Spaces and Codes of Conducts. Now.

We know that there are countless reasons to recruit and retain more diverse teams, including that diverse teams are proven smarter, more productive, and more innovative. Plus, building a diverse team allows products to be actually made by the users they are intended for. Yet, while women make up hal…

Reduce Kubernetes Costs Using Autoscaling Mechanisms

Technically, containerization should be more cost-effective by default, but Kubernetes is riddled with expensive cost traps that may cause you to go over your budget. Fortunately, you have a few tactics to keep cloud costs at bay, and autoscaling is one of them. Kubernetes comes with three built-in …

How DevOps Sites Are Battling Cryptocurrency Miners

This week GitLab announced a subtle but significant change in policy for its web-based DevOps lifecycle tool. Going forward, all new trial accounts wanting to use continuous integration jobs will be required to provide a valid credit or debit card number. “No charge will be made and no money will tr…

This Week in Programming: Microsoft Makes Low-Code No-Code with OpenAI GPT-3 Model

Beware the sensational headlines forewarning the end of programming jobs as we know them, for they are far from true. Nonetheless, for all of us who might dabble, who might consider ourselves to be “the programming equivalent of a home cook,” our lives are about to get even easier with the news comi…

Istio 1.10 Improves Scalability and Revision Control

Continuing its focus on improving user experience, Istio recently announced its production-ready, official 1.10 release. It enhances Istio’s scalability and introduces revision tags for smoother control. Version 1.10 has the following major updates: Supports to watch a set of selected namespaces for…
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Buoyant Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Buoyant founded?

    Buoyant was founded in 2015.

  • Who are Buoyant key executives?

    Buoyant's key executives are William Morgan and Oliver Gould.

  • How many employees does Buoyant have?

    Buoyant has 20 employees.

  • Who are Buoyant competitors?

    Competitors of Buoyant include RStudio, Akeyless and SonarSource.

  • Where is Buoyant headquarters?

    Buoyant headquarters is located at 548 Market St, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Buoyant offices?

    Buoyant has an office in San Francisco.

  • How many offices does Buoyant have?

    Buoyant has 1 office.