Tag Archives: PaaS

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

Originally posted on TechCrunch:
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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For sale from Pivotal Initiative: Cloud Foundry

Originally posted on Gigaom:
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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PaaSes loving PaaSes: CloudBees offers Cloud Foundry integration

Originally posted on Gigaom:
The lines are blurring in the Platform-as-a-Service world. It used to be that if you developed in a given PaaS, you probably deployed in that PaaS. But that’s changing. For example,  CloudBees, the self-proclaimed Java-specific PaaS…

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Cloud Foundry faces fear of forking

Originally posted on Gigaom:
The rumblings have been around for weeks but now they’re breaking the surface: Cloud Foundry, the open source platform-as-a-service framework faces a bit of an insurrection. Several vendors, such as AppFog, ActiveState, Tier 3, Uhuru, etc.…

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Encouraging Developer Productivity While Protecting Intellectual Property With BYOD.

Ruby, PaaS and virtualization, developers have expanded options using MacBook Pro’s and iMac’s to do their mobile and cloud application development. BYOD in the workplace has allowed developers to bring their own toolkit to the office. This is a change … Continue reading

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