47 Results for



A Map of the Players in Cloud Computing, SaaS, and PaaS

It's about time someone defined what we're talking about with these online services. This helpful map gives insight into the major players.

By May 5, 2008


Platform as a service moves into the data center

PaaS got its start as purely hosted offerings. But we're starting to see a lot more discussion about transplanting the approach into the enterprise data center.

By May 18, 2012


A field guide to the cloud

As the cloud landscape continues to grow, a new report from GigaOm asserts that hybrid clouds may be the most likely use case over the next few years.

By June 22, 2011


Red Hat acquires Makara for cloud platform

Red Hat is expanding its open-source roots into the cloud with the acquisition of platform provider Makara.

By November 30, 2010


Red Hat adds to its cloud appeal

Company works to extend its cloud leadership with a slew of announcements. But when will someone make this cloud stuff easier to consume?

By August 26, 2010


The rise of the cloud platform

The platform style of cloud computing appears to not only be on the rise, but is even taking over from more basic infrastructure.

By December 2, 2009


Platform-as-a-service is coming sooner than you think

Applications in the cloud are getting more realistic. Salesforce.com has the opportunity to make it happen.

By March 17, 2008


Microsoft moves to match Amazon Web Services

The software giant is making generally available its Linux and Windows Server virtual machines, plus its Azure Virtual Network, both of which are key to making Azure competitive with Amazon Web Services.

By April 16, 2013


Can any cloud catch Amazon Web Services? (part 2)

How can competitors in the cloud-computing space challenge Amazon Web Services? And, are any of them ready to do so today?

By September 2, 2011


Little startup Infochimps has a platform for big data

Infochimps announces platform as a service environment for the redhot big data market.

By February 22, 2012