Containous, a Lyon, France-based creator of open-source infrastructure software for the datacenter, raised €1m in seed funding.
Backers included Elaia Partners, 360 Capital Partners and Kima Ventures.
The company intends to use the funds to continue to develop the platform.
Led by Emile Vauge, Founder, Containous is building Traefik, a reverse-proxy & load-balancer made to deploy microservices, which supports several backends (Docker, Swarm, Kubernetes, Marathon, Mesos, Consul, Etcd, Zookeeper, BoltDB, Rest API, etc.) to manage its configuration automatically and dynamically.
Traefik has reached more than 6.500 stars on Github and has been downloaded more than 3M times in 2016.
Containous Raises €1 Million in Seed Round Funding to Develop Traefik https://t.co/W78T7m2tkL
— Containous (@containo_us) February 20, 2017