At FutureStack this year, panelists from Docker, Pivotal, and Trinity Ventures got together to talk about the open source Cloud ecosystem.
The recent beta release of the Stackato PaaS features the newly rewritten open-source Cloud Foundry v2, Docker containers, and more.
After decades of flourishing business for legacy software vendors, the cloud comes as a wake-up call for the old ways of licensing and providing software.
For those who are not aware of monacle.io, it's a beautiful, mobile-first link sharing webpage design, and now it's open source! Here's how you can give it a no-tears deployment on Heroku.
Brian talks with Mohit Lad (@mohitlad, CEO/Co-Founder of Thousand Eyes) about cloud applications, monitoring-as-a-service, the evolution of cloud tools and important considerations for developers and IT to consider when using SaaS-based management.
The AWS cloud is here to stay. That’s a fact that is not solely attributable to its famed CTO, Dr. Werner Vogel’s, charisma. It is rather due to AWS creating its own destiny for success.
Docker has been hot in the news in the second half of this year. If you're unaware of this project, or you just haven't kept up, it's time to get caught up! Here are 9 Docker articles from 2013.
Netflix has learned a lot of tricks over the years for keeping their services running smoothly despite AWS's blemishes. Here are three of their major strategies.
Brian talks with John Blumenthal (Co-Founder/CEO) of CloudPhysics about the origins of the company, the evolution of SaaS for IT Management, performance and planning challenges in VMware environments and how to best engage the community to co-create products and get input on how to solve large data center problems.
I recently came across a PowerShell script that I think will be very handy for many Windows Azure users. The script calculates the billable size of Windows Azure blobs in a container, or the entire storage account.
When selling SaaS in the enterprise environment, the “publish or perish” caveat about providing strong documentation with hard data of the returns of your design, along with case studies and point for point comparisons to what you aim to be a replacement for, as well as competition, is more important than ever before, as well.
Today, about two months after the announcement of the Docker-RedHat collaboration and not long after dotCloud became Docker, Inc., there is a major new release of Docker that proclaims unequivocal support for all Linux distributions, including RHEL, which RedHat was eager to implement.
This session will discuss the transformation of the most widely distributed cable TV network in the United States, building on one of the world's most visited digital properties, to create a world class Big Data platform.
Here is a quick write up on how to use Fluentd to log CloudStack events and usage.
This talk will explore how we find the sweet spot on the continuum between PaaS and IaaS cloud models to provide both the productivity and flexibility you desire.
See how state education departments can become a lot more efficient with cloud-based identity management services. They are used in NC's school system to synchronize identities with target systems, provide federation services as well as end-user self-service and to delegate administration functionality.
I’ve been working in the cloud industry for nearly the past decade, and can say, without a doubt, that Database as a Service is one of the most interesting and challenging domains I’ve encountered.
A new example Docker package on GitHub called docker-urlarchiver is a perfect template for packaging up Node.js scripts with all of their dependencies, including Node.js itself.
I just found a new subreddit for sharing Docker files. It was created by Russell Smith and I hope it, or something like it, really takes off.
Last week, Heroku open sourced id.heroku.com, a key part of their authentication infrastructure, under the very permissive MIT license.
With the new Oracle Cloud offering you no longer need to install and manage the runtime platform for ADF applications. You can use a hosted instance of Oracle WebLogic and the Oracle Database to host your application.
This talk will provide a unique opportunity to hear from the chief technology officer at the leading PaaS and cloud expert who has worked with hundreds of companies that are leveraging cloud application development platforms and adopting next generation technologies.
FogJS currently supports 3 of the more popular Azure services: Blob Storage, Table Storage, and Service Bus. The second big feature is related to making it as easy as possible to interact with Azure. This is primarily accomplished with "simplified functions" that follow a convention over configuration approach.
This is a big move for Amazon but it doesn’t really come as a surprise. Anyone who thought cloud computing is just hype needs to sit up and pay attention.