Claritas Capital Leads Investment in High-Performance AppHUB™ Platform for Enterprise Application Delivery
HERNDON, VA – August 10, 2016 – CFN Services, the high-performance application delivery company for hybrid cloud IT environments, announced today that the company has closed on a growth investment led by Claritas Capital. The investment will fuel an expansion of the company’s AppHUBTM platform, a next-generation cloud-ready IT architecture for global enterprise application delivery.
Building on its success delivering high-performance securities trading applications for leading capital markets firms, the company has expanded its platform to support enterprises managing globally distributed applications, data, and users across legacy on-premise and cloud-based environments. Simplifying integration of on-premise and cloud applications and infrastructure, AppHUB’s award-winning low-latency, software-defined architecture delivers unparalleled performance and security for the hybrid cloud.
“As digital transformation programs drive cloud adoption, integrating and managing application performance and security across the resulting fragmented and increasingly complex hybrid IT environment is a growing challenge for global enterprises,“ said Mark Casey, President, and CEO of CFN Services. “Our AppHUB platform simplifies this challenge, and the investment by Claritas enables us to bring this solution to a wider audience, reducing friction associated with hybrid cloud adoption.”
The platform currently reaches 185 markets in 41 countries, providing the LAN-like performance to dozens of the top cloud applications, from SaaS applications like Salesforce and Office 365 to major IaaS offerings, including Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure. For the distributed workforce, AppHUB improves application performance and security regardless of end-user location or connection type, from branch offices to mobile and remote workers connecting over broadband IP, cellular, or WiFi networks.
“CFN Services has the makings of a disruptive force in enterprise IT digital transformation,” said Theresa Sexton, Partner at Claritas Capital. “In a digital world driven by interconnections between users and applications, the AppHUB platform represents a next-generation IT architecture, delivering integrated application performance for the distributed global enterprise.”
For more information on AppHUB please visit apcela.wpengine.com/apphub.
About CFN Services
CFN Services provides global IT platforms that simplify integration and accelerate the performance of on-premise and cloud-based applications for an increasingly mobile world. The company’s award-winning low-latency software-defined networks and hybrid cloud solutions cost-effectively prepare its clients for the evolution of next-generation IT. Spanning more than 185 markets and 41 countries across North and South America, Europe and Asia, CFN’s AppHUB™ provides enterprise-grade application performance by integrating XaaS with legacy IT environments and infrastructure. For more information, please visit apcela.wpengine.com.
About Claritas Capital
Claritas Capital is an influential minority investor providing equity and debt financing to high growth technology and healthcare companies. Since 2002, Claritas Capital portfolio companies have secured over $6 billion in financing to fuel their growth. The investment team has over 80 years of combined investment experience working with management teams on their growth initiatives. Claritas Capital is based in Nashville, TN.
Jessica Steele, Global PR for CFN Services
Kim Brooks, Client Services for Claritas Capital