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Piston to Sponsor and Exhibit at the 2014 Cloud Foundry Summit

Piston CTO and Swisscom Cloud Lab CEO to Present PaaS on OpenStack Use Case

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/02/14 -- Piston Cloud Computing, Inc., the enterprise OpenStack® company, today announced details of its participation at the Cloud Foundry® Summit taking place at the Hilton Union Square in San Francisco, June 9-11, 2014.

Piston's turn-key software product, Piston OpenStack™, will be on display at our booth during exhibition hours. Piston developed the Cloud Provider Interface (CPI) that integrates the OpenStack cloud infrastructure with Pivotal's Cloud Foundry platform. Piston distributes and supports this integrated capability in Piston OpenStack. Piston and Pivotal provide operators with a complete production-ready Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) and Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) cloud environment, compatible with almost any commodity x86 hardware components, to support agile software development teams.

In addition to exhibiting, Piston Co-founder and CTO, Joshua McKenty, and Swisscom Cloud Lab CEO, Torsten Boettjer, will be co-presenting at the event on Wednesday, June 11 at 4:00 p.m. PT. This joint session titled, "Delivering Cutting Edge Technology with Swiss Bank Level Security," will cover Swisscom's experience leveraging both Piston OpenStack and Cloud Foundry to help build its future cloud-based IT infrastructure.

For additional information or to register for the Cloud Foundry Summit, please visit

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About Piston Cloud Computing, Inc.
Piston Cloud Computing, Inc. is the enterprise OpenStack® company. Founded in 2011 by OpenStack founders from NASA and Rackspace®, Piston makes software that uses advanced systems intelligence to orchestrate an entire private cloud environment using commodity hardware. Piston is an OpenStack Foundation Gold Member, based in San Francisco, and funded by True Ventures, Hummer Winblad, Swisscom Ventures, Cisco Systems, Inc., Data Collective, and Divergent Ventures. Visit Piston online at

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