Current News and Events


October 24, 2017

Nebulaworks Welcomes Patrick Collins to the Team

Patrick Collins joins Nebulaworks as VP of Sales and Customer Relationships

Nebulaworks is thrilled to welcome Patrick Collins to the team as VP of Sales and Customer Relationships. Patrick has spent his career laser focused on his clients' success, helping foster transformation and innovation by connecting unique needs with the proper resources and technologies. Patrick has hit the ground running, already engaging with the team and sharing his experience and knowledge that he brings to Nebulaworks! Checkout his LinkedIn profile here.

August 24, 2017

Joshua Bradley named Best Tech Manager finalist for the 2017 Timmy Awards

Woo hoo! Our very own Joshua Bradley has been named a Timmy Award finalist!

We are super excited to announce that Joshua Bradley has been named a finalist for this years Timmy Awards. Josh is well deserving of this award, who for the last three years has been focused on building and leading a world-class engineering and consulting team at Nebulaworks. To support Joshua, (your vote does count!) visit this link and click the Nebulaworks logo and then the "thumbs up" at the top of the page.

Presented by Tech in Motion, The Timmys recognize the best in technology work culture, management, and startups in 10 regions across North America, including New York, San Francisco, and Toronto. The goal of the Timmy Awards is to recognize and celebrate the companies and individuals striving to create better places for tech professionals to work in their local communities. Previous winners have included innovators such as Jet.com, LearnVest, Venmo, Trip Advisor, Gilt, Constant Contact, Casper, and Instacart. Visit techinmotionevents.com for more information.

Best Tech Manager Finalist - Timmy Awards

August 1, 2017

Nebulaworks named HashiCorp Systems Integration Partner

It's now official: Nebulaworks has been named a HashiCorp SI partner.

Following becomming the only North American HashiCorp Training Partner (and only one of 4 globally) in late 2016, we are very excitec to take our partnership with HashiCorp to the next level. We've been working with the core HashiCorp tool stack (Consul, Vault, and Terraform) for over two years and have multiple customer deployments in production. To learn more about our partnership visit their website.

June 25, 2017

Nebulaworks presenting at Heartland Developer Conference

Are you located in Omaha, or somewhere nearby? Considering attending the Heartland Developer Conference? If so, we'll be there!

Nebulaworks' Joshua Bradley will be delivering a Docker workshop, titled "Docker Orchestration", as well as a 40 minute presentation on "Accelerating Development Collaboration with Docker". To learn more about the workshop or conference, click here.

March 15, 2017

Nebulaworks CEO presenting at DockerCon!

Going to DockerCon in Austin? If so, catch our CEO's presentation on adopting Docker in the enterprise. Chris will be presenting tips and tricks to overcoming objections and finding frictionless ways to begin docker and container adoption.

Read more about DockerCon and the speakers here.

March 10, 2017

Nebulaworks presenting at CloudBees DevOps Breakfast Seminar

Join us, along with our partner CloudBees and our customer, LegalZoom, for a breakfast seminar where we will discuss DevOps in the enterprise. We'll be at the Duke Hotel in Newport Beach, CA.

Register here.

February 15, 2017

Nebulaworks CEO speaks about upcoming Container World Presentation

Chris Ciborowski, Nebulaworks CEO was interviewed by TechTarget about the topics of his upcoming presentation at Container World being held in Santa Clara, from February 21 through 23. In his interview, he discusses the main topics of the presentation he has titled " You Don't Have to Start Over! A Practical Guide for Adding Docker to Enterprise Workflows."

Read the article here.

February 1, 2017

Nebulaworks Announces Training Partnership with HashiCorp

Today, Nebulaworks is announcing that it has entered a partnership with HashiCorp to provide official training on the HashiCorp DevOps toolset. Nebulaworks is the only HashiCorp training partner in North America, having been selected based on the deep technical skills of our practitioners and experience in maturing the training programs for other disruptive tool providers.

HashiCorp provides a set of tools which comprise the the foundation of a modern software development and delivery supply chain, that include key management (Vault), service discovery and catalog (Consul), and infrastructure as code scaffolding (Terraform).

"We're very excited to begin offering HashiCorp training in North America.", said Nebulaworks CEO Chris Ciborowski. He continued "Our customers are asking for education and skill development on the HashiCorp tools as part of our consulting engagements, and now were happy to have official materials to answer this call."

Nebulaworks has annouced the first round of training classes, to be held the week of February 13th, 2017 at their office in Irvine, CA. To celebrate this news, they are providing a discount of 20% to the first five students in each class using the promotional code "GETTRAINED". To register for training, head to the Nebulaworks training page here. To learn more about HashiCorp and their training partner Nebulaworks visit https://www.hashicorp.com/partners.html#trainingpart.

December 12, 2016

Nebulaworks CEO speaks about Docker's channel program on CRN

Following the announcment earlier this year by Docker on their new channel program expansion, of which Nebulaworks was named a Premier Consulting and training partner, CRN again interviewed Nebulaworks. This time, Chris provided commentary on his experience with Docker and how it has shaped Nebulaworks and its success.

Read the article here.

November 29, 2016

Chris Ciborowski promoted to Docker Captain!

Following three years of working with Docker technologies, as well as having been the founding organiszer of the Docker Orange County and San Diego meetup groups - Chris has been recognized by Docker for his contributions by being named a Docker Captain. It's quite an honor, there are only 60 people across the globe with the title.

To learn more about the Docker Captains, look here.

November 10, 2016

Video: Why Docker Engine 1.12 is Game Changing

In this video, from TechUnplugged held October 27th 2016, Nebulaworks CEO & Co-Founder Chris Ciborowski discusses how Docker 1.12 has changed how he and his team had built platforms in the past, covering the tools and integration points - and how today it can be replaced by running “docker swarm init/join”.

September 15, 2016

Nebulaworks CEO interviewed on Search IT Channel

"Our sole purpose is to help companies take IT to the next level. We believe DevOps is the right way to do that" said Chris Ciborowski, CEO of Nebulaworks as he discussses the new tiered Docker Channel Program extensively on Search IT Channel.

Read the article here.

September 14, 2016

Nebulaworks CEO interviewed on Channel Insider

"There are a lot of fly-by-night companies out there claiming to have Docker expertise," said Chris Ciborowski, CEO of Nebulaworks as he discussses the new tiered Docker Channel Program.

Read the article here.

September 13, 2016

Nebulaworks CEO interviewed on CRN

Nebulaworks CEO Chris Ciborowski was interviewed on CRN, commenting on the the changes to the Docker Partner Program and how they will impact the future of container adoption.

Read the interview here.

September 13, 2016

Nebulaworks CEO interviewed on Channel Partners Online

Chris Ciborowski, Nebulaworks CEO and Co-founder was interviewed on Channel Partners Online, discussing the updates to Docker Partner Program and how the new tiered levels will positively impact their partnership.

Read the article here.

September 13, 2016

Nebulaworks elevated to Premier Docker Partner status

Today, Docker has announced an update to its channel partner program, and Nebulaworks has been elevated to Premier status. Amongst other benefits, Nebulaworks will work more closely with Docker and customers who are looking to move containers from development use to production.

To read the Docker anncouncement, click here.

August 26, 2016

Tech In Motion DevOps Panel

Last night, Nebulaworks CEO Chris Ciborowski participated in a panel discussion on DevOps, held by Tech In Motion. Offering an alternative view through the lens of a consulting firm, Chris joined fellow panelists from AWS, Puppet Labs, and Delphix to talk about DevOps.

August 24, 2016

Nebulaworks to present at Defrag, Denver - November 16th, 2016

Nebulaworks CEO set to present at Defrag. This year, the 10th anniversary of the conference, Defrag is returning to it's roots: Developers. In keeping with that theme, Chris will be presenting "Accellerating DevOps adoption with Docker containers" diving into end-to-end pipelines using Docker to build, test, and deploy software with Docker as the new artifact.

To learn more about ContainerizeTHis, click here.

August 1, 2016

Nebulaworks to present at ContainerizeThis, Dallas - 9/30-10/1 2016

Nebulaworks CEO set to present at ContainerizeThis, a conference for all things containers and big data. His presentation, "Accellerating DevOps adoption with Docker containers" will dive into the end-to-end pipelines that use Docker to build, test, and deploy software with Docker as the new artifact.

To learn more about ContainerizeTHis, click here.

July 26, 2016

Nebulaworks CEO Chris Ciborowski comments on IT certifications to stay competitive

There are also entirely new types of certifications coming out that you may need to consider, even though they initially don't seem to be about infrastructure. Enter software-defined-everything, and what you'll need to know to remain relevant.

To read the TechBeacon article, click here.

July 14, 2016

Nebulaworks to present at TECHUnplugged, Chicago - October 27th, 2016

Nebulaworks CEO set to present at TECHUnplugged, a new type of technology conference. In his presentation, titled "Why Docker Engine 1.12 is blowing up the container orchestration market" Chris will review how he and his team used to build container orchestration engines, and how Docker Engine 1.12 is changing the game.

To learn more about TECHUnplugged, click here.

June 20, 2016

Nebulaworks announces the availability of our new Docker training course: Docker Containers: Cradle to Cloud

This new course, developed based on feedback from delivering Docker training to over 750 students worldwide, expands on the official Docker courseware. Titled, “Docker Containers: Cradle to Cloud”, this all new, 3 day course provides students an in-depth exploration of the docker engine and underlying technologies, taking them into the Linux kernel and arriving at the process of transforming Virtual machines to Containers (V2C).

To learn more, read the press release here.

April 1, 2016

Nebulaworks expands presence with new office space in Irvine, CA

We are happy to announce that we have moved into a new office space to accomodate our growing team. Located at University Research Park on the University of California, Irvine, campus, The Vine is adjacent to the headquarters of Broadcom and Orange County offices of Intel and Cisco. The location provides the team facilities to support customer meetings and events, as well as access to meeting and office space in Santa Monica and San Diego.

Nebulaworks
5151 California, Ave.
Suite 100
Irvine, CA 92617

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March 23, 2016

Podcast! Nebulaworks CEO Chris Ciborowski joins Chris and Evan of the Packetpusher Datanauts and talks GIFEE

Podcast: Google Infrastructure For Everyone Else - Datanauts Packet Pushers

February 16, 2016

Nebulaworks founder Chris Ciborowski comments on the cloud market Iaas Market Consolidation a Mixed Bag for Cloud Users

Chris Ciborowski, Nebulaworks founder provides his feedback on the IaaS market consolidation, the benefits to customers and utilizing opensource alternatives which prevent lock-in, allowing easier cloud provider migrations.

January 28, 2016

Nebulaworks is proud to announce we are now a CloudBees Platinum Reseller and Training Partner: CloudBees Signs 13 New Reselling and Services Partners in Q4 2015

Today we officially announce our new partnership with CloudBees, the company behind Jenkins CI. Jenkins is a key software tool supporting Continous Integration and Delivery pipelines, and we are excited to partner with CloudBees to deliver our experience in helping organizations integrate Jenkins OSS into a DevOps strategy. In addition to advisory and enablement services we are also providing official CloudBees Training, in both private and public classes. CloudBees Platinum Reseller and Training Partner

January 4, 2016

Nebulaworks founder Chris Ciborowski on DevOps consulting What's in store for IT consultants in 2016

When asked about what 2016 has in store, Nebulaworks founder Chris Ciborowski discusses DevOps and its role for IT consultants. DevOps, an accelerating trend, provides a platform for better communications, resulting in faster code release, lower technical debt, cost savings and agility.

December 8, 2015

Thanks Tectonic for a fantastic inaugural Tectonic Summit: Tectonic Summit Wrap-up

It was great to sponsor the first Tectonic Summit and see how customers are using containers and Kubernetes to solve real world challenges with container based applications and workloads. Looking forward to next year.

December 7, 2015

Chris Ciborowski on Entreprenuerial Ownership: 26 entrepreneurs explain what they love about being an entrepreneur

November 24, 2015

Nebulaworks sponsors Tectonic summit: Software container leaders gather in New York at Tectonic Summit

Nebulaworks is happy to be a Bronze Sponsor at the first Ttectonic Summit. Tectonic summit is the premier event for leaders in container-enabled infrastructure. Verizon Labs, Spotify, International Securities Exchange, Viacom, Stripe and other businesses using containers will take part in high-level discussions about strategy, as well as share knowledge about the technology that is changing how to more effectively deploy and manage applications. Enterprise leaders will learn about next-generation infrastructure that relies on container technologies to achieve higher machine utilization and consistent environments from the cloud to the data center.

October 8, 2015

TechBeacon Article: How service virtualization cuts developer wait times

Nebulaworks founder Chris Ciborowski chimes in on how Docker containers can be used in lieu of service virtualization supporting rapid application development.

September 22, 2015

Chris Ciborowski presents on Docker and DevOps

In this presentation titled "Docker, The Anywhere Framework", provided to a Nebulaworks customer Chris discusses the benefits Docker and using container-based workflows, items to be aware of when running containers in production, and the greater Docker technology ecosystem.

July 15, 2015

Nebulaworks VP of Engineering Joshua Bradley scheduled to speak at Flash Memory Summit on Containers and Docker

We're excited to have Joshua Bradley speaking at the Flash Memory Summit being held in Santa Clara, August 11-13. His tutorial, titled "Containers and Docker" will be focusing on how containers are changing software delivery and the impact this will have on flash memory and SSD.

July 9, 2015

Nebulaworks founder Chris Ciborowski on Critical Considerations for Implementing Cloud Infrastructure

Nebulaworks founder Chris Ciborowski recently provided his considerations on setting up cloud infrastructure at the Profit Bricks blog.

June 21, 2015

Nebulaworks CrowdChat #DockerConLive June 21-22

Here is a recap of our live stream from DockerCon 15!

June 17, 2015

We're hiring!

We are hiring, looking for a few individuals to join the Nebulaworks team. If you think you have what it takes to join our world class consulting organization, both from a technical or sales perspective, please reach out. We'll be posting job descriptions soon.

May 28, 2015

Nebulaworks is the only Docker Authorized Consulting and Training Partner sponsoring DockerCon!

We are super excited to be the only Docker partner who has achieved both Docker Authorized Consulting and Docker Authorized Training status to be attending DockerCon. It is going to be a great event. See you all in a few weeks! Docker Authorized Partner

May 22, 2015

DockerCon15 is just a month away!

Headed to DockerCon15 in San Francisco? If so, look us up there at booth S14. Would be great to chat with you about Docker, DevOps, and Application Logistics.

DockerCon15

May 05, 2015

Nebulaworks CrowdChat #DockerDevOps May 27th, 2PM Pacific

Join us as we chat about considerations of moving Docker containers from Development to Production

April 14, 2015

We're pleased to announce an new location and date added to our Docker Training calendar. Join us in Austin, Texas on July 13-14 2015 as we host an official Docker training course, Introduction to Docker.

Seats are limited, so register now!!

April 1, 2015

Joyent Triton: Scalable Infrastructure for Running Docker Containers

Nebulaworks Founder and Managing Partner walks us through a bit of his background, his fondness for Solaris, and how that relates Joyent's new Triton container runtime. Included is a 16 minute terminal session of setting up the Triton environment, and the use of the Docker CLI to run some containers. We've included that session here for your convenience!

March 27, 2015

Docker Tools: Machine, Swarm, and Compose

In this blog post, quickly learn about the Docker deployment and orchestration tools Machine, Swarm, and Compose, including short demos of the technology. Here is one of those demos, setting up native Docker clustering using Docker Machine and Swarm

March 24, 2015

The single biggest mistake when deploying Cloud Computing is...

In this article, Chris Ciborowski describes the biggest mistake when considering deploying cloud infrastructure: Attempting to apply the demands of yesterdays applications to the concept of cloud computing.

March 5, 2015

After the first Docker training provided by an official Docker Training Partner in the West, we're excited to be holding three more trainings in early 2015. If you are in learning introductory Docker topics, such as how to install, configure, and utilize Docker for deploying your applications, join us in Sunnyvale, CA (March 25-26, 2015), Santa Monica, CA (April 13-14, 2015), or Boulder, CO (April 23-24, 2015).

Seats are limited, so register now!!

February 21, 2015

Docker Machine: An easy way to provision Docker Hosts

In this video, Nebulaworks Founder and Managing Partner Chris Ciborowski reviews how to use Docker Machine to provision Docker hosts on private infrastructure or public clouds.

January 13, 2015

Changing Application Delivery in the Enterprise Using Docker

In this article, Nebulaworks Founder and Managing Partner Chris Ciborowski discusses the advances of cloud computing using Docker, and how it is changing the way that the Enterprise is deploying applications in the cloud.

January 2, 2015

Looking to dive into Docker? Want to learn how to install, configure, and utilize Docker for deploying your applications? Join us February 19th and 20th in San Diego for the Southern California's first official instructor-led classroom Docker training.

You will learn:

  • Introduction: What is Docker?
  • Installing Docker
  • Creating your first Docker container
  • Storing and Retrieving Docker images from Docker Hub
  • Building Docker containers from images
  • Using Docker for sandboxes and testing
  • Deploying applications with Docker

Seats are limited, so register now!!

December 12, 2014

Nebulaworks – Building Enterprise Clouds And Enabling DevOps For Innovative Business, an Interview with Chris Ciborowski

If your company is looking to deploy services at high velocity and scale with cloud-native, web applications, Nebulaworks is right partner to assist you with enterprise cloud deployments. Chris Ciborowski, Co-founder and Managing Partner of Corona Del Mar, CA based Nebulaworks shares, more details in the interview below.

November 25, 2014

5 (more) big challenges facing CIOs and IT leaders in 2015

Nebulaworks’ Chris Ciborowski addresses challenges facing CIOs in 2015: Challenge #7: Address the cloud decision With all of the press surrounding cloud computing, you’d think that it’s taking over the business world. You’d think that businesses are rushing to move everything to the cloud. Not so fast.

November 20, 2014

Thanks for attending: Leveraging Open Source Software and the Cloud in 2015 and Beyond

Thanks to all of our customers who attended Leveraging Open Source Software and the Cloud in 2015 and Beyond last night at Bosscat Kitchen and Libations. We had a fantastic evening, talking with you about the cloud and open source software, but most importantly learning about the details around bourbon whiskey.

November 12, 2014

27 Data Security Experts Reveal The #1 Information Security Issue Most Companies Face With Cloud Computing & Storage

As cloud security risks grow, Digital Guardian compiled tips from data security experts on the most common (and avoidable) issues companies face when it comes to the cloud and securing their data. To do this, they asked 27 cloud computing and data security experts to answer this question:

”What is the number one issue most companies face with cloud computing and data security, and what can they do to address the issue?” Nebulaworks Co-founder Chris Ciborowski provides his expert opinion.

November 11, 2014

Nebulaworks Names Joshua Bradley as Vice President of Engineering

PRWeb - 11-November-2014 - Nebulaworks, a leading provider of cloud solutions and IT services, has named Joshua Bradley as Vice President of Engineering. Mr. Bradley’s start is effective November 10, 2014 and he will be located in Southern California.

Mr. Bradley will be responsible for the development and direction of the Company's engineering team, leading the growth and IT transformation for their customers. In addition, he will be working directly with partners and manufacturers on strategic initiatives related to the company’s cloud solutions.

October 31, 2014

Nebulaworks Event: Leveraging Open Source Software and the Cloud in 2015 and Beyond

Corona Del Mar, Calif., October 31, 2014 — Nebulaworks is pleased be hosting an invitation-only event, titled "Leveraging Open Source Software and the Cloud in 2015 and Beyond" at Bosscat Kitchen and Libations in Newport Beach on November 20th.

Nebulaworks Co-founder, Chris Ciborowski, Joshua Bradley, VP of Engineering, and like-minded peers will discuss in a casual, round table setting relevant Open Source software and functional Cloud technologies. Topics will include:

  • Using open source software and the cloud to gain efficiencies
  • How to gain agility through cloud agnostic application delivery
  • Will open source projects or their commercial counterparts save you money?

October 24, 2014

Nebulaworks Achieves Enterprise VMware Solution Provider Partnership

Corona Del Mar, Calif., October 24, 2014 — As a key component to the Nebulaworks Infrastructure as a Service cloud offerings, Nebulaworks has completed the requirements to achieve the Enterprise VMware Solution Provider partnership accreditation.

This achievement, combined with extensive consulting experience on the VMware platform helps Nebulaworks team with customers on projects and solutions which incorporate advanced VMware tools and offerings, include vCloud Air and the vRealize Suite of cloud tools.

September 18, 2014

Nebulaworks signs as a Docker Systems Integrator Partner

PRWeb - 18-September-2014 - Nebulaworks, a leading cloud solutions integrator and IT consultancy, has signed a partnership with Docker.

Docker, an open platform for distributed applications for developers and system administrators, allows organizations to build, ship, and run any app, anywhere. A key component in the delivery of cloud-based applications and a core technology in the Nebulaworks strategy, they have become one of the first Docker System Integrator partners located in Southern California.

July 21, 2014

Nebulaworks names Mario Denys as Director of Business Development

PRWeb - 23-July-2014 - Nebulaworks, a leading provider of cloud solutions and IT services, has named Mario Denys as Director of Business Development. Mr. Denys start is effective July 21, 2014 and he will be located in Southern California.

Denys will be responsible for the development and direction of the Company's sales team, leading the growth and IT transformation for their customers. In addition, he will be working directly with partners on strategic initiatives related to the company’s cloud solutions.

May 23, 2014

Join us at Cloud Foundry Summit, San Francisco June 9-11 2014

Join Nebulaworks at the 2nd annual Cloud Foundry Summit in San Francisco, June 9-11. We will be highlighting a turn-key private cloud offering from Nebula - the Nebula One controller.

Based on OpenStack, it decreases operational complexities, reduces cost, and allows developers to get infrastructure out of the way and let them focus on what they love - development. We will be there with our partner in the main session area. Come by and say hello - as well as see CF running on the Nebula cloud.

March 18, 2014

Nebulaworks names Chris Ciborowski as Managing Partner

Online PR News – 18-March-2014 – Nebulaworks, a leading provider of Cloud solutions, has named Chris Ciborowski as Managing Partner. Ciborowski's appointment will be effective February 1, 2014, and he will be added as a member of the board of directors.

Ciborowski will be responsible for the strategic direction of Cloud Solutions for the company and lead the growth of data transformation for their customers. In addition, he has been chartered with managing the partnerships with their cloud providers.

January 1, 2014

Nebulaworks names Gerry Fleming as Managing Partner

Nebulaworks announced today that Gerry Fleming has joined the company as Managing Partner. Mr. Fleming is a veteran in information technology and professional services businesses, with a proven track record of building and managing profitable businesses.