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Multiple Secured Sites in One Web Role on Windows Azure | Mukul K Gupta | LinkedIn

Great hands-on post by DynApt’s CTO Mukul on how to securely host multiple websites in a single web role… Azure PaaS is something that Mukul has been leveraging since Microsoft came out with it in 2009. 161 more words

Cloud Computing

CSC Big Data PaaS and Red Hat Linux: The platform for an open source, big data initiative.

A leading mutual insurance company is trialing telematics and big data to better understand the drivers it insures and to improve its pricing models, customer service and overall business strategy. 615 more words

Red Hat

Norway’s national securities depository puts money on PaaS.

Financial services companies are increasingly looking to virtualized infrastructure, including Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS, so they can more quickly, efficiently and consistently deliver IT services. That’s what Verdipapirsentralen ASA (VPS) has done. 388 more words

Open Source

Google Brings App Engine And Cloud Datastore To Its New East Coast Region

It’s only been two weeks since Google first launched some of its core Cloud Platform services in its South Carolina data center (the ‘us-east1 region’ if you want to be precise). 150 more words


GE preps industrial-strength cloud of its own

It’s no secret that General Electric has glommed onto the concept of the Internet of industrial things big time. Or that it has lots of experience in big, industrial “things.” Or that it wants to be a bigger player in information technology. 740 more words


Sage’s Everest: Building Mind and Market Share With A New Generation of SMBs

At last week’s Sage Summit, one of the featured speakers was renowned British explorer, entrepreneur and adventurer Justin Packshaw. Among other achievements, Packshaw spoke about the challenges he and his team of 10 climbers faced to successfully reach—and then descend—the peak of Mount Everest, the highest mountain on the planet. 1,387 more words


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