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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


Microsoft readying cross-platform Xbox music service, report says

The service won't require any browser plug-ins, according to the report, and could work on Android, iOS, and Windows 8, among other platforms.

By April 25, 2012


Does 'platform as a service' mean developer lock-in?

The first release of Google App Engine has developers concerned about getting their applications out of Google's 'cloud' and into another.

By April 15, 2008


"Java-in-the-cloud" will lead us to "Platform-as-a-Service"

There is a key missing piece for cloud computing to really go mainstream, a higher-level programming language to be able to do more advanced logic and functionality.

By April 8, 2008


Web 2.5: The emergence of platforms-as-a-service

On the road to the elusive Web 3.0, core infrastructure is moving from the edge to a center. Call it Web 2.5, where the platform-as-a-service providers allow developers to create Web applications via the cloud and for users to consume them anytime, anywhe

By April 7, 2008


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


Jeff Bezos: Web gatekeepers, don't slow us down

Says Amazon's CEO in his annual letter to shareholders: "When a platform is self-service, even the improbable ideas can get tried."

By April 13, 2012


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


Open-source BPM startup BonitaSoft raises $11 million

Can the cloud and platform-as-a-service breathe life back into business process management? $11 million for BonitaSoft thinks yes.

By September 14, 2011


Does cloud computing need LAMP?

An article asking who will first offer a LAMP platform as a service offering raises an even more fundamental question: does cloud computing even need the LAMP stack?

By May 23, 2010