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Google and Snapchat Veteran Magnusson to Lead Oracle Cloud

Business software giant Oracle is getting serious about cloud computing and has made its first hire demonstrating exactly how serious.

Sources familiar with the move tell… 277 more words


Pivotal nabs OpenStack co-creator and Piston co-founder Joshua McKenty

Pivotal, the cloud computing and big data company that spun out of EMC and VMware in 2013, has hired Joshua McKenty, a big name in the OpenStack world, as field CTO for the company’s open source Cloud Foundry platform-as-a-service framework. 591 more words

Oracle launches upgraded cloud platform with its database and Java available as a service

Oracle detailed on Sunday evening its upgraded cloud suite that includes the ability for customers to use its flagship database in the cloud as well as on-premise. 604 more words

For Larry Ellison's Oracle, the Cloud Beckons

Business software giant Oracle kicks off its massive OpenWorld conference in San Francisco tonight with a keynote address by founder and newly named CTO Larry Ellison. 681 more words


Big data startup Continuuity becomes Cask and is now completely open source

Continuuity, the big data PaaS startup that’s been busy open sourcing various pieces of technology over the past several months, is taking the plunge and going totally open source and is changing its name to Cask. 322 more words

CloudBees Pivots On Java PaaS In Favor Of Jenkins-based Continuous Integration

CloudBees revealed plans to discontinue its Java Platfom as a Service and focus instead on delivering Jenkins, the continuous integration system, roughly a fortnight ago. 278 more words

Platform As A Service

IBM Bluemix: Initial Thoughts

For those of you that are reading this you probably already know about #Bluemix capabilities. #Bluemix for those of you don’t know it is IBM’s Platform-As-A-Service (PaaS). 433 more words