We are excited to announce that San Francisco, California based Engine Yard, Inc. has added its support to the Fukuoka Ruby Award competition. Engine Yard has joined as the competition’s main Corporate Sponsor.

In addition, the company has announced that it will sponsor an “Engine Yard Award” as part of the competition. As the leading Platform as a Service and with deep expertise in Ruby on Rails and PHP, Engine Yard empowers businesses to build and run cloud-based applications easily and cost-effectively.

The winner of the Engine Yard Award will be invited to Engine Yard headquarters in San Francisco, all expenses paid, for a week-long business and networking program.

With the additional exposure that Engine Yard brings to the competition, we expect this to be the biggest year ever for the Fukuoka Ruby competition.