Boomi History: "Boomi On-Demand"

January 14, 2021
Eric Fennell
Boomi History: "Boomi On-Demand"

Years ago, we had the idea to reinvent the integration space by providing a cloud-native integration platform to address the dynamically-changing application ecosystem.

We recognized that companies would need to deal with hybrid on-premises and cloud-native architectures. Emerging cloud offerings would also empower organizations to choose and coordinate best-of-breed applications into a customized technology stack. In the invention of “Boomi On-Demand” – yes, even before it was known as AtomSphere – we had many debates and came to countless decisions, but we started from one very fundamental premise that continues to this day:

The runtime’s success should never be contingent on the availability of the administration tool.

In other words, Atoms and Clouds should never need "AtomSphere" — the web administration application — to perform their work.

This decision carries several key implications for our customers, and enables our runtime technology to be autonomous, secure, and flexible...

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About the Author

Eric Fennell is Boomi's platform architect. He has been with Boomi since 2007, and considers himself fortunate to have had the chance to work in nearly every codebase at the company.