When Microsoft decided to make a free open source Java offering available for their Azure and Azure Stack customers, they turned to Azul Systems. Today Azure users can access Zulu builds of OpenJDK free — backed by Azure Support and Azul Systems.
The SEEBURGER platform is built on Java to ensure a highly optimized platform-independent runtime. Azul Zulu builds of OpenJDK underpin SEEBURGER, but SEEBURGER and their customers get much more from Azul than the best OpenJDK, they get above-and-beyond support and peace of mind.
“With Azul as our partner, we deliver a fully-supported open source platform for production MicroProfile and Jakarta EE applications with Payara Enterprise, backed by Azul’s award-winning support organization, enabling us to provide Enterprise customers with a secure and stable application platform from the JVM on up.” (Steve Millidge, Founder and Technical Director).
Priceline uses Zing® to ensure jitter-free operation in their hotel room rates cache. “Priceline has successfully used Azul Zing for years in our large-scale Java applications where a traditional JVM could not keep up. We’ve also deployed Zulu Enterprise in order to leverage Azul’s commercial support for our entire Java environment” (Ken Kirchoff, Sr Director of Enterprise Architecture)
In High-Frequency Trading, hundreds of millions of market signals are processed every day with orders placed on various exchanges around the globe. Dsquare Trading use Zing’s ReadyNow, Garbage Collector and Falcon Compiler to achieve high performance and low latency.
Busch-Jaeger use Azul Zulu builds of OpenJDK to deliver gateway and backend software ensuring safe, secure, user-friendly smart-home applications.
Mastercard use Azul Zing for real-time fraud detection. “Having a product that I don’t have to adjust and change and modify and turn a bunch of switches and dials has been great, and the support has been excellent. The best that I’ve ever dealt with.”
Bazaarvoice, a technology company that allows brands to collect and display user-generated content, e.g. reviews, has used Zing to reduce infrastructure costs and improve search response all without changing a single line of application code.
The Saks online team quickly discovered that customer demand was surging and their systems couldn’t keep up. Azul’s optimized JVM technology drove massive application scalability and throughput improvements. That meant consistent response times regardless of load, so every day could be Black Friday.
Azul Zing delivers a performance boost for NetDocuments’ enterprise search customers. “Without Zing we would not have been able to deploy Apache Solr for our production system.” (Mou Nandi, Architect)