Member of Georgian Engineering Team (GET) Mariam Phirtskalava read seminar about GitLab. Introduced GitLab and explained its concept and functionality to the team.
The software was written by Dmitriy Zaporozhets. As of December 2016, the company has 150 team members and more than 1400 open-source contributors. It is used by organisations such as IBM, Sony, Jülich Research Center, NASA, Alibaba, Invincea, O’Reilly Media, Leibniz-Rechenzentrum (LRZ), CERN, European XFEL, and SpaceX.