FiveRuns Adds Bundle With Brightbox

Austin-based FiveRuns said Monday that it has inked a strategic partnership with Brightbox, a UK-based provider of Ruby on Rails hosting. According to FiveRuns, BrightBox will bundle its FiveRuns RM-Manage Rails application monitoring software with its virtualized servers. Financial details of the partnership were not disclosed. According to FiveRuns, Brightbox customers on certain plans will automatically be activated with a FiveRuns account. FiveRuns develops software used for monitoring the popular Ruby on Rails development environment; Ruby on Rails is used for developing web application software.