ECS Digital announces strategic DevOps partnership with GitHub

ecs-admin 1st May 2016

Industry leaders partner to maximise reach of joint DevOps solutions and capabilities. 

ECS Digital (previously Forest Technologies), the leading DevOps and Digital Transformation Consultancy headquartered in London, today announced its strategic partnership with GitHub, the platform millions of developers and organisations around the world use to discover, share and contribute to projects.

Under this partnership, ECS Digital will include GitHub solutions in their reference continuous delivery tool chain for their customers’ DevOps and digital transformation engagements. Every business relies on software to deliver value to its customers and DevOps is the perfect catalyst for innovation in software development, and more importantly a powerful tool for organisations looking to stay relevant in an ever-changing digital-led market. Software is more critical than ever.

“GitHub has established itself not only as the largest code repository service but increasingly as a collaboration platform with some of the world’s largest open source projects,” said Andy Cureton, Founder of Forest Technologies, now ECS Digital.

“More and more businesses are looking to adopt DevOps and Continuous Delivery practices to enable them to deliver software faster, better and cheaper. Such initiatives require buy in from the development community and what better way to win this than with GitHub’s social coding and collaboration tools.”

“Having the right software practices in the enterprise is more important today than ever before,”said Jesper Hyrm, VP for EMEA at GitHub.

“GitHub Enterprise enables customers to collaborate on important projects more effectively while controlling the production, maintenance, and quality of their code. With Forest Technologies’ experienced DevOps consulting and enablement capabilities, this partnership will allow customers to get the most from their GitHub Enterprise deployments.”

The partnership enables GitHub and ECS Digital’s clients to enhance continuous delivery through end to end automation while achieving greater agility and control. The expertise provided by both organisations will enable clients to adopt the necessary tools to begin their DevOps journey.

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About ECS Digital:

ECS Digital, previously Forest Technologies, is a leader in automation. We help enterprises deliver software and software related services faster and at a lower cost through the adoption of DevOps and Continuous Delivery practices. Fanatical about customer service, ECS Digital consultants are hired as much for their DNA as their ability. Established in 2003 with headquarters in London and offices in Singapore, ECS Digital has over 100 customers from startups to enterprises across sectors including finance, retail, telco, and online gambling. More information can be found at

About GitHub:

GitHub is how people build software. Millions of individuals and organisations around the world use GitHub to discover, share, and contribute to software—from games and experiments to popular frameworks and leading applications.

Whether you work for a small startup, a university, or a FTSE 100 company, GitHub enables powerful, collaborative workflows. You can use in the cloud or GitHub Enterprise on your server, then integrate your favourite apps and services to customise how you build software.

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