Cloudsmith

Belfast, N. Ireland
2016
Sep 9, 2023   |  By Paul May
Discover Cloudsmith Navigator: a revolutionary tool designed to guide software engineering teams in selecting top-quality open source packages. By analyzing and scoring thousands of packages based on security, maintenance, and documentation, Navigator simplifies the package selection process. Choosing the right software package for your project can sometimes feel like finding a needle in a haystack.
Sep 7, 2023   |  By Alan Carson
Alan Carson writes about his experience and journey with Cloudsmith, as new CEO Glenn Weinstein steps in as leadership. I heard something recently, that resonated, about success. In a simple (but not easy) three-step plan; success happens when the following three things align: A great example is, of course, Steve Jobs and Apple. The contrarian idea was that every single human would need a personal computer. He was proven right. And he executed expertly (with a few ups and downs obviously!)
Sep 1, 2023   |  By Andrea Saez
Learn all about how Cloudsmith ensures robust cloud-native software artifact management, emphasizing authentication, license compliance, and vulnerability mitigation, all while maintaining a holistic approach to security.
Aug 30, 2023   |  By Andrea Saez
Discover the pivotal role of artifact management platforms in software delivery. Learn how Cloudsmith streamlines storage, boosts security, scales effortlessly, and more. Elevate your software delivery with indispensable tools and insights. The tools and strategies you employ in software delivery can make all the difference when distributing and managing software. As the intricacies of software projects amplify, the call for streamlined, secure, and adaptable solutions becomes undeniable.
Aug 21, 2023   |  By Andrea Saez
Explore Cloudsmith’s powerful OKTA integration for user and user group management. Dive into the benefits, security considerations, and best practices to optimize user access, streamline workflows, and bolster security in your software operations. User management is the backbone of secure and efficient software operations. As businesses grow and evolve, the tools they use must keep pace. Enter OKTA and Cloudsmith.
Aug 16, 2023   |  By Andrea Saez
Dive into the world of universal artifact management with our comprehensive guide. Discover the role of Cloudsmith in streamlining software artifact management, the advantages of a cloud-native approach, and the tangible benefits of a dedicated platform for software distribution. Navigating the software development world can sometimes feel like deciphering a new language.
Aug 9, 2023   |  By Andrea Saez
Explore the intricacies of scaling software delivery, from the nuances of continuous delivery to overcoming common challenges. Dive deep into how Cloudsmith can be the game-changer in your DevOps journey, ensuring agility, security, and efficiency in every release. Every business, from startups to established enterprises, feels the urgency to scale their software delivery. Why?
Aug 1, 2023   |  By Andrea Saez
Discover the importance of package management in software development and how Cloudsmith, a cloud-native artifact management platform, can streamline your DevOps processes. Learn about the key benefits of using Cloudsmith for package management, from control and visibility to security and speed.
Jul 25, 2023   |  By Andrea Saez
Get to know the differences between cloud-native and cloud-based applications, their benefits, and why a cloud-native tool like Cloudsmith is a game-changer for efficient and secure software artifact management. The term 'cloud' has become a buzzword in the tech industry, often used interchangeably to describe anything from online storage to complex computing services. But what does it really mean? And more importantly, what does it mean for your business?
Jul 17, 2023   |  By Andrea Saez
"Artifact" and "package" are often used interchangeably, but they have distinct differences. Understand their unique roles, learn through practical examples, and discover why distinguishing between them is vital for effective software management and distribution. "Artifact" and "package" are often used interchangeably, but they have distinct differences.
Jul 18, 2023   |  By Cloudsmith
The rise and popularity of containers and Kubernetes have revolutionised the IT industry but also introduced a lot of complexity including a huge number of vulnerabilities coming from different container image layers. To master those vulnerabilities both DevOps and Security teams are struggling to prioritise and address them, often without sufficient clarity or accountable insights.
Jun 21, 2023   |  By Cloudsmith
While "secure software supply chain" can feel like a buzzword, the past 18 months have shown companies, open-source communities, and vendors making significant progress toward making it a reality. In this panel discussion, real-world practitioners will share their insights and experiences in securing the software supply chain. The panelists will cover a range of topics, from best practices in vulnerability management, risk assessment of open-source dependencies, and generating authenticated provenance, to the challenges of integrating security into the DevOps workflow. They will provide actionable strategies for improving security while maintaining development speed, and share real-world examples of how their organizations have successfully secured their software supply chains.
Jun 21, 2023   |  By Cloudsmith
Software Bill of Materials (SBOM) are new and exciting, but what do they actually do and do you REALLY need one? If you read any security news lately, it seems like everyone is talking about how an SBOM can solve whatever problem they have, and they are years into their SBOM journey. But many of us don’t even know what they are.
Jun 21, 2023   |  By Cloudsmith
“Overcoming Complexity and Cost” will delve into the challenges faced by software developers in managing complexity and reducing costs during the software development lifecycle. We will bring together industry experts to explore strategies, best practices, and emerging technologies that can empower developers to tackle these complex problems. Featuring: Mel Kaulfuss, Staff Developer Advocate, Buildkite Shanea Leven, Founder & CEO, CodeSee Tamara Miner, Principal Strategy Consultant, Pragma Moderated by Dan McKinney, Technical Account Manager, Cloudsmith.
Apr 27, 2023   |  By Cloudsmith
Any organization that has taken on the daunting task of securing their software supply chain knows the challenges, pitfalls and caveats that come with implementing security best practices. SLSA 1.0, a community-backed framework that provides a comprehensive checklist of security controls and standards, is here! So what does it mean for you and your organization? This session gathers SLSA experts from across the industry to discuss the practical uses of the framework.
Mar 30, 2023   |  By Cloudsmith
We’ve assembled a panel of experts from the mature DevOps teams of Puppet and Shopify to answer some of your biggest software security questions.
Mar 30, 2023   |  By Cloudsmith
We continue our series on containerization in this session, diving a bit deeper to discuss the key areas to ensure container optimization and speed, such as: What are the security ramifications of containers? How have platforms enabled the rise of containers and microservices? What challenges have been introduced by containers and platforms? What are some of the enhancements to networking, and why this improves the speed of delivery
Feb 28, 2023   |  By Cloudsmith
We’ve assembled a panel of experts from the mature DevOps teams of Puppet and Shopify to answer some of your biggest software security questions.
Feb 28, 2023   |  By Cloudsmith
Containers and Microservices architectures are no longer the new kid on the block, and it may be time to take a fresh look at your ecosystem. In this session we will provide a baseline for getting started with containerization in 2023 with a strong emphasis on security. To help the novice and the seasoned veteran, we’ll navigate topics that apply to all, including.
Jan 31, 2023   |  By Cloudsmith
We’ve assembled a panel of experts from the mature DevOps teams of Puppet and Shopify to answer some of your biggest software security questions.

Cloudsmith, your friendly neighbourhood Package Management startup, is a fully managed 24/7 Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) for securely storing and sharing assets, packages and containers. We have distributed millions of packages for innovative companies around the world and specifically help with: development, for internal build pipelines and dependencies; deployment, for delivery pipelines to servers; and distribution, for sharing software to entitled users worldwide.

Our main office is in Belfast, UK, but our approach to software development and the Cloud allows people to contribute from all over the world.

Built for Engineers, by Engineers:

  • For Dev: Control the dependencies for your build/development pipelines. Share libraries privately with your teams, and develop your software securely.
  • For Ops: Deploy the artefacts for your delivery pipelines. Promote through delivery stages, and ignore unstable upstreams that will break you.
  • For Vendors: Distribute licensed software to customers, anywhere in the world. Define private access via entitlements, to ensure only entitled users get it.

The new standard in Package Management and Software Distribution.