Azul Systems, Inc.

Azul Systems can make e-commerce websites and Web portals really Zing. The company's Zing platform is a Java-based runtime tool designed to improve speed and availability in high-volume applications, including virtualized and cloud-computing environments. The product improves the performance and scalability of Java applications on Linux, Windows, or Mac OS platforms. It serves customers worldwide in the financial services, telecommunications, and retail industries, among others. Azul Systems is funded by a group of venture capital firms and investment banks.

Geographic Reach

Azul is headquartered in the US, but has offices in India, Russia, and the UK.

Sales and Marketing

The company partners with system integrators, infrastructure providers, independent software vendors, and resellers to market its products across the globe. Partners include Agilysys, FusionStorm, Epidata Consulting, Jet Info Systems, and Technoserv. End-user customers include Credit SuisseBelkSaks, and BT Group.

Strategy

Azul has increased sales by moving into new markets, such as government, manufacturing, media, and online services. It is also working with partners such as CumuLogic to serve needs in such areas as big data, in-memory computing, and cloud computing.

In addition, the company has grown internationally, adding global partners in countries that include Russia, Turkey, South Africa, China, and Mexico. In 2013 it partnered with South American IT consultancy Epidata to expand its presence in that region and partnered with financial technologies provider Simplex Consulting in Japan.

Ownership

Azul's investors include Accel PartnersAustin VenturesFuse CapitalMeritech Capital PartnersRedpoint Ventures, and Worldview Technology Partners, among others.

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Azul Systems, Inc.


1173 Borregas Ave.
Sunnyvale, CA 94089-1306
Phone: (650) 230-6500
Fax: (650) 230-6600
www.azulsystems.com

STATS


  • Employer Type: Private
  • President and CEO: Scott Sellers
  • President and CEO: Scott Sellers
  • VP Technology and CTO: Gil Tene

Major Office Locations

  • Sunnyvale, CA

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