2016 was an astonishing year at HashiCorp, and I want to take a moment to reflect and share our story with you.
I could not be more proud of HashiCorp's progress. From 2013 when we were just a couple of friends hacking on open source projects, to the end of 2016, the company has grown from "that company that makes Vagrant" to a leader in the DevOps space. This remarkable growth and transformation continues to inspire me daily.
As an open source company both our products and communities experienced incredible growth in 2016. We hosted two user conferences, HashiConf EU in Amsterdam and HashiConf in Napa, which brought together over a 1,000 members of the HashiCorp community to share their stories. Across the globe our users maintain 19 community-run HashiCorp User Groups, and they are complemented by our engineers and developer advocacy team, which spoke at over 60 conferences and community events last year.
In reviewing our 2016 release calendar there were over 70 individual product releases: