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IBM Pulse: Standing room only at Open Cloud Summit

Steve recaps the action from the Open Cloud Summit at IBM Pulse 2014 in Las Vegas.

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IBM leads with Codename: BlueMix at Pulse 2014

Where is IBM taking the cloud? Michael J. Fork details our latest developments with BlueMix and Cloud Foundry.

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Cloud’s impact on programming models: Delivery and languages

Rene takes a closer look at the application development platform, approaches to development and programming languages.

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What is platform as a service (PaaS)?

To understand PaaS, you must dig beyond its most basic definitions.

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What is platform as a service (PaaS)?

To answer the question, “What is PaaS?” let’s start with a basic definition: Platform as a service (PaaS) is a cloud-based computing environment designed to support the rapid development, running and management of applications. It is integrated and abstracted from the lower-level infrastructure components. For a more offical version, you can click here for the […]

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IBM challenges NC State students to hack its BlueMix XaaS platform

Last month, IBM jStart challenged more than 30 students at North Carolina State University to hack IBM’s next generation everything as a service (XaaS) and cloud platform called IBM BlueMix. The theme of the hackathon focused on rapid web application development as well as social data web applications.

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IBM’s big bets: OpenStack and Cloud Foundry

IBM is in the middle of this reinvention. In recent months, they have announced big bets on two open source technologies that are seen as the future: OpenStack and Cloud Foundry.

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Why I’m thankful for PaaS

Application developers really care and value something that lets them deploy their apps and be able to test them efficiently and quickly.

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Possibilities abound with OSGi running on Cloud Foundry

IBM is working to make OSGi a core part of cloud.

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Now available: ‘Supercharging the cloud for an agile enterprise’

A new POV lays out IBM's vision and strategic direction for supporting a dynamic and agile enterprise based on open cloud.

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Cloud Foundry Conference 2013: Why Cloud Foundry? Why now?

Takeaways from this year's Cloud Foundry conference in Santa Clara, Calif.

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A shout out to all my fellow ‘stackers and Happy Third Birthday OpenStack!

There's much to celebrate when it comes to open source cloud efforts.

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