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About WSO2

In 2005 founder and CEO Dr. Sanjiva Weerawarana and co-founder Paul Fremantle set out to revolutionize enterprise IT as we know it by introducing lean, powerful and flexible solutions that address 21st century enterprise challenges. Though continents apart they founded WSO2 as a global company that continues to innovate not only on the technology front, but business models and work culture too. WSO2 currently has offices in the US (Mountain View, CA and Bloomington, IN), UK (London), and Sri Lanka (Colombo).

Technology Prowess

Today WSO2 is the only company that provides a comprehensive, open source ecosystem platform for the connected business. With its revolutionary component-based design, WSO2 middleware adapts to your project for a lean, targeted solution. Fully cloud-native, the WSO2 middleware platform is also the only open source platform-as-a-service for private, public and hybrid cloud deployments available today. With WSO2, seamless migration and integration between servers on-premise, private clouds, and public clouds are now a reality.

Connected Business

Unique Business Model

All our software is open source and released under the Apache License 2.0. There are no license fees, limited trial versions, emasculated “community versions”, or alternative licenses to avoid copy-left clauses - All our code is enterprise ready out of the box.

WSO2’s commercial offerings including 24x7x365 production support, licensed patches and service packs, and assistance through training, support, and consulting services. We strive for a support experience that customers value and renew.

Support & Customers

Team Culture

The WSO2 culture is strong, one of radical reliance on open source principles of transparency, meritocracy, and individual responsibility. It serves as the premier model of Silicon Valley start-up culture in Colombo and nurtures and attracts the best and brightest graduates.

We work hard (dealing with customers across all time zones) and we play hard, with many company events, celebrations, and charitable work.

Team & Culture

Global Recognition

WSO2 products have won many accolades for innovation and ease of use, including being recognized as one of the “top leaders and innovators” of the industry by SD Times for 5 consecutive years.

We have also received leading visionary designations from independent analyst firms for application middleware, API management and PaaS platform functionality. This includes citation as a visionary in Gartner’s Vendors of Comprehensive Application Infrastructure Suites report.



WSO2 has a strong partner network that spans across the key regions it operates in. These partners play a crucial role in helping companies identify and pick, purchase, and implement the ideal WSO2 solution to meet their exact requirements.