LONDON & SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Weaveworks, the makers of Weave networking and monitoring for Docker and Silver member of the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) announced the appointment of Mathew Lodge, chief operating officer, to the foundation’s governing board. The CNCF is a Linux Foundation Collaborative Project dedicated to advancing the development of cloud native applications and services. Mathew was previously vice president in VMware’s Cloud Services group and has 20 years of diverse experience in cloud computing and product leadership. Prior to VMware, Mathew was senior director at Symantec in its $1Bn+ information management group.
“I’m a strong believer in the CNCF goal of driving the adoption of microservices and modern distributed systems,” said Mathew Lodge, chief operating officer at Weaveworks. “With a broadened set of stakeholders, nimble startups like Weaveworks – who work closely with developers and DevOps teams -- can bring innovative new approaches to the CNCF to accelerate adoption of containerized applications. I’m honored to be appointed to the governing board by my CNCF peers and look forward to working closely with them.”
With a focus on improving the overall developer experience, CNCF is paving the way for faster code reuse, improved machine efficiency, reduced costs and increases in the overall agility and maintainability of applications. Weaveworks connects containerized application components, enabling users to quickly and easily build, ship and run applications in any datacenter or cloud. Additionally, Weaveworks provides monitoring, visualization and control capabilities, all aimed at enabling customers to achieve rapid success with container applications in production. With this, Weaveworks will contribute its expertise to the CNCF and organizations looking to implement cloud native applications.
For additional information on Weaveworks and its line of open source networking and monitoring solutions for Docker, please visit www.weave.works.
Follow Weaveworks and receive updates at:
Weaveworks is the maker of Weave Net, Weave Scope and Weave Run, which enable customers to network, visualize and control microservices and cloud native applications on Docker containers. Weave is open source software and contributions and pull requests are more than welcome via Github.