Applications are increasingly facing demands for horizontal scalability and cross-platform interoperability. NoSQL data stores are gaining momentum as a way to address the scalability challenges, but for Java developers, this means we need to explore new territory beyond relational database libraries like JDBC and JPA. This video explains how the Spring application platform is evolving …
This blog post describes the experience of taking Cloud Foundry for a quick test drive. The test uses vmc, a command line interface to deploy an application to Cloud Foundry. While dealing at that time with the beta release, this report contains nevertheless interesting knowledge for people that want to evaluate Cloud Foundry.
VMware has introduced a major new PaaS called Cloud Foundry. The project is available as open source software and provides a platform for building, deploying and running cloud apps. This product is described in this interview with Tod Nielsen, Co-President of the Application Platform Group at VMware.