Jon Hyman

Cofounder and CTO at Braze

Jon oversees the technical operations and engineering team at Braze and feels strongly that the best movie ever made is a toss-up between Young Frankenstein and Blazing Saddles.

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A Dedication to Security: Braze Receives ISO 27001 Certification and Successfully Completes SOC 2 Type 2 Audit

Security and data privacy have always been a key focus for us at Braze. Now, after a long and thorough process, I’m proud to share that Braze has successfully completed its SOC 2 Type 2 audit and ISO 27001 certification during the 2018 calendar year. These key new security steps mean that our customers can feel even more confident that we do what we say we do with respect to our security controls.

Building Braze

Don’t Forget About Network Scalability!

Braze (formerly Appboy) handles a tremendous amount of scale in our systems, dealing with hundreds of thousands of API calls per second and running thousands of databases and application servers. But it hasn't always run this smoothly. Read on to learn how Braze embraced the cloud to better handle massive growth.

Building Braze

Sharing and Growing: Welcome to Building Braze

We’ve found that our engineers, product managers, and product designers are looking for ways to share the ideas and learnings we’ve had while building the Braze platform from the ground up. There’s a lot of ground to cover—and that's why we're starting Building Braze: to share our experiences with a larger community

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Make Security A Mindset

Customer/brand relationships are built upon trust. Customers trust that brands will keep their data safe and private—and they trust them to use that data responsibly in turn. To earn that trust, brands need three essential things: a security philosophy, a plan to identify and address security needs and a clear roadmap.