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MadeiraCloud nets $1.5M to paint a pretty picture of your Amazon cloud

Originally posted on Gigaom:
MadeiraCloud, a startup in the crowded field of Amazon(s amzn) Web Services monitoring and management services, snagged $1.5 million in Series A funding from Sequoia Capital. The company provides a graphical visualization of the architecture and resources…

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Rackspace to telcos: build your OpenStack cloud on us

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Rackspace(s rax) fancies itself as the OpenStack supplier to the stars. The company says it will provide telcos and other service providers with OpenStack technology that will enable them to compete better with Amazon(s amzn) Web…

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CloudCheckr Raises $2M To Help AWS Customers Analyze Resources, Costs And Security

Originally posted on TechCrunch:
Cutting through Amazon Web Services complexity is becoming quite a business. CloudCheckr is the latest to leverage AWS’ lack of tools for analyzing resources, costs and security with the news of a $2 million investment and…

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YC-Backed Backlift Launches A Back-End Service For Front-End Developers

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Backlift, a Y Combinator-backed startup that’s launching today, describes itself as a back-end service for front-end developers. The service takes all of the work of setting up a server environment out of the equation and just…

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New Opportunities

Currently looking for new opportunities and would appreciate assistance on roles where my skills and background would be a fit in the areas of: BYOD, Cloud, Virtualization, DataCenter, Mobility, Automation. LinkedIn: http://lnkd.in/smpUA4

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For sale from Pivotal Initiative: Cloud Foundry

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The Pivotal Initiative is now selling software and support subscriptions for the Cloud Foundry Platform as a Service (PaaS) and is opening up governance of that effort to bring outside voices into the process. The addition of “external…

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Hacking Sand Hill: How the cloud will help security startups lure VCs

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The computer security industry is far from an easy place to build a successful startup. Security has traditionally been controlled by a small group of established firms that maintain a vice-like grip on the major IT…

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