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HP buys Stackato to beef up cloud development

Hewlett-Packard is buying Stackato, the platform-as-a-service product from partner ActiveState.

The news is not surprising in that HP and ActiveState have been partners for three years, 278 more words


Apprenda nets $24 million to expand enterprise application push

Apprenda has $24 million in fresh funding to keep pushing its software development platform to big companies. Apprenda’s offering, dubbed a Platform as a Service… 264 more words


Rescale Lands $6.4M From Who's Who of Investors

Rescale, a company that has developed a Platform as a Service for high-end computer simulations, announced a $6.4 million investment from some of the biggest names in Silicon Valley investing circles. 487 more words


What is the relationship between Cloud Computing and SOA?

According to the publication from Mitre, Cloud Computing and Service Orientated Architecture (SOA), cloud computing has many services that can be viewed as a stack of service categories. 471 more words

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ActiveState Partners With Microsoft To Render Stackato PaaS Available On Azure

On Tuesday, ActiveState announced a partnership with Microsoft Azure that renders the Stackato Platform as a Service available on Azure. Built on Cloud Foundry, Stackato PaaS supports Docker and integrates with a multitude of third party products such as New Relic, Splunk and various database platforms. 281 more words


Writing good software is hard, selling a way to write better software is harder

Most big companies are now also technology companies, whether they manufacture cars, churn out widgets, or reap billions on stock trades. They use their own technological prowess to build software both for internal use and to interact with customers or partners. 663 more words


IBM Bluemix powers hybrid cloud apps for IoT, analytics

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Capgemini subsidiary Sogeti will use IBM Bluemix to help developers and clients in 15 countries build Internet of Things and analytics applications for a range of vertical industries. 460 more words