Press Release

Contact: Sara Stamas, VP of Marketing, GitKraken

GitKraken Named Global Leader in Cloud Computing

Git Tools Leader Receives 2022 Stratus Award in the Software as a Service Category

Scottsdale, Ariz., September 27, 2022 – The Business Intelligence Group has just announced that GitKraken was awarded a 2022 Stratus Award for Cloud Computing in the Software as a Service category. The Business Intelligence Group sought to identify companies, products, and people offering unique solutions that take advantage of cloud technologies. 

GitKraken is the world’s premier developer of Git tools for software developers, including GitKraken Client, the world’s most popular Git client offering both a GUI and CLI; GitLens for VS Code, the most downloaded Git extension on the VS Code Marketplace; and Git Integration for Jira, the top-rated Git application on the Atlassian Marketplace. 

“To win this award, we had to show how GitKraken differentiates our products from competitors, how we solve problems for developers and teams, and the results of our efforts over the last year,” said GitKraken CEO, Matt Johnston.  “Above all else, our product design and robust technical talent allow us to create features that delight users and save organizations time and money.” 

“GitKraken is at the forefront of the cloud, helping to drive practical innovations in the cloud,” said Maria Jimenez, Chief Nominations Officer of Business Intelligence Group. “The cloud is now part of the fabric of society and we are thrilled that our volunteer judges were able to help promote all of these innovative services, organizations and executives.”

“To be recognized for this achievement at such an early stage in our company’s growth is really exciting,” GitKraken CEO Matt Johnson continued. “Our team has many exciting and innovative solutions coming to our products soon, and I can’t wait to see how the world reacts.” 

About GitKraken: GitKraken provides a suite of top-rated Git tools that help millions of developers be more productive each day — and teams around the world collaborate more closely. Our products serve developers wherever they are and wherever they code, whether it’s in their IDE, on their desktop, or in their issue tracking system. More than 10 million developers from 100,000 companies worldwide rely on Gitkraken’s tools to make Git work for them. More information at  

About Business Intelligence Group: The Business Intelligence Group was founded with the mission of recognizing true talent and superior performance in the business world. Unlike other industry and business award programs, business executives—those with experience and knowledge—judge the programs. The organization’s proprietary and unique scoring system selectively measures performance across multiple business domains and then rewards those companies whose achievements stand above those of their peers.