FireHydrant news, announcements, and other important things to share

Our fully-redesigned incident response experience delivers a more intuitive workflow


The incident response experience on FireHydrant has been fully redesigned for more intuitive workflows. Anyone on your team can easily onboard into an incident and navigate the response process — and you can enforce best practices along the way.

June releases: discover a faster and more intuitive FireHydrant


FireHydrant’s June releases deliver a more intuitive Slack app, increased Runbook automation and conditional logic, smarter retros, and more.

FireHydrant is now free for small teams


We envision a world where all software is reliable, and today we’re making that vision more of a reality for small teams. Today, FireHydrant is pleased to announce our new Free Tier for small teams!

An easier way to create runbooks


The experience of creating runbooks has been redesigned to make it easier for you to see the most important information. Our updates also introduce the ability to clone a runbook by selecting “Copy” on a saved runbook.

Improved routing for Jira Cloud and Jira Server tickets with multi-project support


You can now route your incident tickets and follow-up work to remediation teams' Jira projects directly from FireHydrant, saving you valuable time and clean-up work

It's not ready for production until it has an Operational Readiness Checklist


Operational Readiness Checklist adds a layer of accountability and resilience to improve your service catalog best practices. Learn more to help improve your service adoption and incident response.

Announcing our newest integration: Confluence


Starting today, incident and retrospective data that lives inside FireHydrant is now easier than ever to export to your Confluence account.

FireHydrant expands Reliability Platform with Service Catalog


Today, we are happy to announce the launch of Service Catalog to help you better manage, query, and learn about the services that exist in your infrastructure.  

Article: FireHydrant announced $23M Series B to grow disaster management platform


Ron Miller from Techcrunch reports on FireHydrant's Series B funding.

We’ve raised a $23M Series B to help us get to a world where all software is reliable


We envision a world where all software is reliable, and we’re on a mission to help every company that builds or operates software get closer to 100% reliability. Today, we’re thrilled to announce that we’ve raised $23 million to help us further our goal.

Press Release: FireHydrant Secures $23M Series B


New funding led by Harmony Partners with participation from Salesforce Ventures and existing investors Menlo Ventures and Work-Bench to accelerate the company’s focus on product innovation and expansion.

Just call us "Major Incident Software Innovation of the Year"


We won an award! The MIM Awards recognize and reward effective Major Incident Management within the global IT Major Incident Management sector - and we won the 2020 Major Incident Software Innovation of the Year!

Announcing FyreHydrant Festival and the 2021 Line-up


Announcing the first annual FyreHydrant Festival and the 2021 line-up

Article: 46 enterprise tech startups to bet your career on in 2021


Business Insider looked at a broad range of attributes, including the strength of the founding team; the investors and their caliber; valuations, recent and total funding based on estimates from PitchBook; and the product or service the startup offers.

Article: New York tech startups see jump in funding activity


Venture-capital firms in 2020 pumped $5.8 billion into New York technology startups. Companies developing risk-management, artificial intelligence, and machine learning technologies are among those getting the biggest shares of the investments.

Article: ‘DX on steroids’ — the explosion of cloud in 2020


It’s no secret that the cloud has become the enterprise technology hero of 2020. COVID-19 ensured any kind of backburner considerations shot to the front of IT stakeholders’ minds.

Article: Cloud Startups Ride Wave of Pandemic-Fueled Investments


Cloud-computing startups have landed new investments and customer accounts during the coronavirus pandemic as many companies have accelerated cloud-related projects to keep ahead of the competition.

Article: FireHydrant lands $8M Series A for disaster management tool


A technology adventure: First the audio wasn’t working correctly on Zoom, then Google Meet. It was like a case study in what FireHydrant is designed to do — help companies manage incidents and recover more quickly when things go wrong with their services.

Article: This engineer built a tool to help him automatically respond to IT issues during his day job and then turned it into a startup that just raised $8 million


When Bobby couldn't find the tools he needed to effectively tackle incidents, he built one. Now announcing FireHydrant's $8M Series A.

Announcing Our Series A


For the past year we've seen over 50,000 hours of incidents, 20,000 runbook actions automated, and 10 million deploy events, and we're happy to announce our $8M Series A led by Menlo Ventures.

Article: How you react when your systems fail may define your business


Just around 9:45 a.m. Pacific Time on February 28, 2017, websites like Slack, Business Insider, Quora and other well-known destinations became inaccessible. For millions of people, the internet itself seemed broken.

Announcing Runbooks


Announcing our most powerful feature yet: FireHydrant Runbooks is a better way to automate your incidents.

Announcing FireHydrant, a Tool to Manage Incidents


Today we're publicly launching FireHydrant, a tool to manage incidents. Read more about our journey.