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Cloud Automation

Centrally control automated IT processes across private and public cloud, multi-cloud, and on-premises hybrid IT environments – all from a single solution designed for real-time, event-based automation.

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AXA Insurance Switzerland

Success Story: Real-Time Automation in Hybrid IT Environments 

"With Stonebranch, we were able to migrate all of our applications to the cloud quickly and efficiently."

G2 Reviews

"A great tool to orchestrate and automate our processes"

A Cloud Automation Solution That Goes Beyond the Cloud

With the cloud automation solution, part of the Universal Automation Center (UAC), enterprises have the power to orchestrate IT processes, schedule cloud workloads, spin up cloud infrastructures, and manage data transfers across and between any cloud environment.

In addition, the UAC helps you bridge the automation gap between on-premises and cloud-based solutions. It's built for cross-team collaboration, so you can easily automate and centrally manage workloads across the boundaries of your entire hybrid IT environment.

Across and Between Cloud, On-Premises, and Containerized Systems

The UAC is a single platform that orchestrates all automated IT processes — while enabling collaboration between IT Ops, cloud architects, developers, data teams, and more.

  • Cloud services automation in AWS, Google Cloud Platform, Microsoft Azure, and other providers
  • Transfer data between on-premises and cloud solutions, or across multiple clouds
  • Intelligent event-based scheduling for real-time automation
  • Automated cloud infrastructure deployment
  • Redirect overflow traffic with cloud bursting
  • Container-based workload management — schedule jobs within containers
  • Role-based access to support cloud architects, developers, data teams, IT Ops, and others
  • DevOps ready — deliver jobs-as-code
  • SaaS-based or on-prem deployment options

Watch this 2-Minute Demo of Stonebranch's IT Automation Platform in Action.

Connect to and Schedule Automated Jobs Within any Cloud Platform or SaaS Application

Integrations between the UAC and your cloud technology stack allow you to perform cloud scheduling directly from the UAC — eliminating the need for custom scripts, clunky open-source schedulers, or managing a myriad of tool-specific in-built job schedulers.

  • Integrate the UAC with any platform or application within your cloud environment
  • Download pre-designed cloud integrations from the Integration Hub
  • Easily create integrations on your own with templates and rich documentation
  • Build your own custom integrations with Stonebranch developers

Cloud Automation Use Cases

The UAC provides IT Ops with centralized control and security, while cloud architects, data teams, and developers are empowered to create automated processes with the speed and agility they require. 


Automate and schedule workloads in AWS, GCP, Azure, and more — enabling real-time workflows that span across your multi-cloud environment. Additionally, transfer data directly to, from, and between cloud service providers (CSP), SaaS applications, and even on-premises tools.

Cloud Infrastructure

Centrally automate (remote) server provisioning and configuration. Add cloud service providers to your automation workflows for enhanced automation capabilities. Integrate with and control automated processes within pure-play integration management solutions, like Ansible, Terraform, or Puppet.

Hybrid Cloud
Data Transfer

By combining the UAC's advanced scheduling engine with its in-built managed file transfer capabilities, you can securely transfer data between your local file server, mainframe, or SAN; and your cloud service providers, including AWS S3; and cloud storage platforms, like Azure Storage, Google Cloud Storage, SharePoint and OneDrive; and more.

Simplify Cloud

Move workloads to the cloud without ever missing the benefits of automation. When migrating applications to the cloud, allocate the resources needed to execute workloads at runtime without changing workload definitions.

Containers/Microservices Automation

Seamlessly deploy UAC agent technology in containers. Use its powerful scheduling capabilities to deploy a container with a set of microservices, execute the microservices, safely store the results, then stop and remove the container. Easily integrate with container management platforms like Red Hat OpenShift.

Cloud Infrastructure

Allow non-IT staff to turn cloud infrastructure on and off — while IT centrally regulates which cloud providers and how much is allowed. End-users gain speed and productivity; IT gains end-to-end visibility and control.

Demo Video: Multi-Cloud Data Transfer

Easily transfer data to, from, and between any of the major cloud providers in a multi-cloud environment.

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Integration Hub

Discover popular cloud integrations for AWS, MS Azure, Google Cloud (GCP), Kubernetes, Docker, more.


Managed File Transfer

Combine powerful Managed File Transfer (MFT) capabilities with cloud scheduling capabilities.


Blog Post

Universal Guide to Cloud Automation

In this Universal Guide, we’ll dive into all things cloud automation. Learn what it does, check out everyday use cases, and learn what’s coming next. Additionally, this guide will also explore the benefits of combining automation workflows across cloud and on-premises infrastructure.

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EMA Radar™ for Workload Automation (WLA) & Orchestration Q4:2023

Analyst Report

EMA Radar™ for Workload Automation (WLA) & Orchestration Q4:2023. Report Summary and Profile

EMA Radar Report for Workload Automation 2023 identifies the leading WLA platforms and empirically compares and evaluates them against a broad range of measurements. Once again, Stonebranch has been named the Value Leader, highlighted as a top-performing and innovating vendor. Review the details of the UAC, and compare its capabilities to other platforms.


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Cloud Automation Success Stories

Stonebranch customers share practical, real-world approaches to automate and orchestrate jobs across cloud, multi-cloud, and hybrid IT environments.

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Cloud is Agile, Your IT Automation Tools Should be Too

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The Cloud is Agile. Your IT Automation Tools Should Be Too

The Cloud drives change in many ways, including how the industry approaches IT automation. Making available on-demand to match the agile nature of workflows across cloud service providers is what the business now requires. Read on to learn how the world of IT automation has changed to support enterprise demands to be agile, fast, and flexible.

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Part of a Comprehensive IT Automation Platform

Cloud Automation is a key pillar within the Stonebranch Universal Automation Center (UAC). This modern automation platform allows you to manage and control processes in real-time across any on-prem, cloud, or hybrid IT environment. Learn more about the UAC’s solution modules below.

Universal Controller

Command center-like management, control and monitoring.
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Universal Agent

Execute any kind of automation process on any remote system.
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Universal Data Mover

Automate your data pipeline with secure and reliable managed file transfer.
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Universal Data Mover Gateway

Securely manage platform independent B2B file transfers with third party vendors.
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