Appcito is a cloud-based application delivery company that offers load balancing, security, analytics, and more for cloud both private and public clouds. The proxy-based service improves application performance, availability, and secures them from layer 7 attacks.
Appcito was founded in Santa Clara, CA in 2013 and operates an R&D facility in Bangalore, India. So far they have raised $7.5 million in funding. They are partnered with most of the major public clouds and other CSPs like AWS, Microsoft Azure, OpenStack, Chef, and VMWare.
Appcito CAFE uses a web services-based architecture that decouples application infrastructure management from application delivery. There are two core components: Policy Execution Proxies (PEPs) and Appcito CAFE Barista. PEPs operate in the data plane and are responsible for enforcing application delivery policies. Barista is a hyper-scale centralized app services controller, which is responsible for management and control of application delivery policies and analytics.
Below are a few of the key benefits of the PEPs and Barista products:
Policy Execution Proxies
- Elastic high availability and scalability
- Shared, distributed persistent state
- Unified services with single pass execution
- Estensible service chaining
- REST API
- Cloud application services management
- Policy framework for controlling applications
- Real-time and historical analytics
- Machine learning for adaptive policies
Why Choose Appcito?
Any company embracing cloud computing can benefit from utilizing Appcito CAFÉ. The product is a single application delivery platform that maximizes availability, security, performance, and continuous deployments across multiple clouds and data centers. It is fully cloud native, available as a service, and you can get it up and running in minutes.