Azul Systems serves companies who need to deliver server-based Java applications for their web-facing customers (travel, online retail, gaming, SaaS), meet specific latency targets for real-time business systems (advertising networks, capital markets, communications) ensure timely maintenance or security updates for essential applications, or deliver Java-based systems for embedded and IoT use cases. Azul is the world’s only company exclusively focused on Java and the Java Virtual Machine (JVM). Founded in 2002, we are a private company headquartered in Sunnyvale, California with worldwide offices and support centers. In 2005 we launched Vega, our hardware-based Java appliances. Since then our focus has been on software-based platforms and products. Azul Zing® was introduced in 2010, Zulu® in 2013, ReadyNow!® technology in 2014, Zulu® Embedded in 2015, Zulu®Embedded for 32-bit ARM® processors in 2016 and Falcon, an entirely new JIT compiler based upon LLVM technology in 2017.