Seattle & Melbourne, Australia – Sept. 19, 2023 – Buildkite Pty Ltd, a leading global DevOps build and test software provider, today announced the company has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Packagecloud, a cloud-based software package management platform, in an all stock deal. As a result of the acquisition, Buildkite will add first-class package repository support before the end of the year and customers are encouraged to sign up for early access to the new product now. As security at scale and supply-chain management move to the forefront of software development, Buildkite is answering the call by combining Packagecloud’s unified package management technology with its best-in-class Continuous Integration and Deployment (CI/CD) and Testing tools to help DevOps teams drastically improve their productivity.
Every major industry with software at the core is facing tremendous pressure to minimize disruption and provide greater reliability. As companies scale and customer bases grow, so does the need for reliable developer efficiency. Founded in 2014 and based in Las Vegas, Packagecloud's commitment to stability and user experience aligns with the core tenets of how Buildkite's CI/CD Pipelines stand apart in a competitive and crowded market.