Snowflake Releases Cloud Data Warehouse

Snowflake Computing, the cloud data warehousing company, has announced the Snowflake Elastic Data Warehouse, the first data warehouse built from the ground up for the cloud. Based on a patent-pending new architecture, Snowflake’s cloud service delivers the power of data warehousing, the flexibility of big data platforms and the elasticity …

Cloud Computing with Groovy

Groovy as a flexible, lightweight dynamic language is a natural companion in a Cloud computing environment. It is the ideal scripting engine to customize your web application in a multitenancy PaaS environment (like Jenkins, Oracle ADFm among well known use cases).

HP Buys Eucalyptus Cloud Platform

HP has announced a definitive agreement to acquire Eucalyptus, a provider of open source software for building private and hybrid enterprise clouds. After the transaction closes, Eucalyptus Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Marten Mickos, a respected leader in the cloud industry and a longtime advocate of open source, will join HP …

VMware Teams With Docker, Google and Pivotal on Cloud Platform

VMware has announced joint initiatives with Docker, Google and Pivotal to help enterprises run and manage container-based applications on a common platform at scale in private, public and hybrid clouds. The collaboration will enable enterprises to leverage their existing VMware infrastructure as a unified, scalable and secure platform for running …

Appcelerator and Microsoft Team Up on Microsoft Azure

Appcelerator has teamed up with Microsoft to connect the Appcelerator Platform with Microsoft Azure services. This will simplify the process of building fully native cross-platform apps powered by Azure. Organizations can now leverage existing development resources and connect to existing Azure modules, providing a significant competitive advantage and allowing companies …

Google Cloud Platform Accelerates Deployments of MongoDB

MongoDB, a NoSQL database provider, has announced the creation of a developer-friendly experience that enhances modern application development on Google Cloud Platform’s Compute Engine. MongoDB and Google Compute Engine will offer the high performance, reliability and cost-effective scale designed for how today’s applications are built and deployed.

CumuLogic Offers MongoDB Database-as-a-Service

CumuLogic announced the immediate availability of its new CumuLogic DBaaS Platform, MongoDB Edition. This edition is free for evaluation for 45 days, providing enterprises with a fully-featured MongoDB “as-a-Service” software solution. The software allows IT organizations to leverage their existing infrastructure to build an on-premises MongoDB-as-a-Service offering for application developers, …