CloudBees is a continuous delivery software company. Sacha Labourey and Francois Dechery co-founded the company in early 2010, and investors include Matrix Partners, Lightspeed Venture Partners, HSBC, and Verizon Ventures. CloudBees is headquartered in San Jose, CA with additional offices in Raleigh, NC,
Lewes, DE, Brussels, Belgium, Seville, Spain and Neuchâtel, Switzerland. CloudBees' software originally included a Platform as a Service offering, which let developers use Jenkins in the cloud, along with an on-premise version of Jenkins with additional functions for enterprise companies. In 2020, CloudBees also introduced a Software Delivery Management platform.
CloudBees was founded in 2010 by Sacha Labourey and Francois Dechery. Later that year, CloudBees acquired InfraDNA, a company run by Kohsuke Kawaguchi, the creator of Jenkins.
In September 2014, CloudBees stopped offering runtime PaaS services and began to focus on its enterprise Jenkins for on-premises and cloud-based continuous delivery. Also in 2014, Kohsuke Kawaguchi, the lead developer and founder of Jenkins, became CloudBees' CTO.
In 2016, the company added a Software as a Service version of its continuous delivery software.
In February 2018 CloudBees acquired cloud-based continuous delivery company Codeship.
In 2019, CloudBees acquired Electric Cloud and Rollout.
In 2020, Kawaguchi left his role as CTO of CloudBees to found a new company, Launchable.