SAN FRANCISCO — Salesforce.com hasn’t been a profitability machine in the past few years. But that doesn’t mean it can’t spend some money on a birthday party. 305 more words
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What is Zookeeper?
“ZooKeeper is a centralized service for maintaining configuration information, naming, providing distributed synchronization, and providing group services. All of these kinds of services are used in some form or another by distributed applications. 432 more words
European business software giant SAP fleshed out its cloud offering today with a new pricing structure and some new services.
Now SAP customers can pay a “base price” to use the company’s… 176 more words
Verizon Ventures is betting millions on CloudBees.
The telco’s venture arm led an $11.2 million round for the Platform-as-a-service (PaaS) and code-testing provider.
CloudBees provides many important tools for building and deploying applications, including a hosted MySQL database and a hosted version of the open-source Jenkins continuous-integration (CI) server for frequently testing code. 383 more words
It is time to re-evaluate the PaaS market in light of it’s increased meshing with the IaaS space and the entry of new players.