Red Hat, Microsoft, IBM, others are backing an open-source effort led by Google to develop a containerization management tool for startup Docker.
IBM's SoftLayer acquisition and BlueMix PaaS helped launch its cloud marketplace, where the vendor hopes to meet any enterprise demand.
In the future, IT pros see cloud as a place to spin up applications to respond to problems on the fly. The component cloud model is just step one.
There are four major pillars to the continuous delivery process, according to developers at Edmunds.com.
Continuous integration improves the software delivery of an ALM process.
With so much data to be analyzed, organizations want a new way to be able to conceptualize the business intelligence they have gathered. New visualization techniques are making this happen.
In a video Q&A, Jill Dyché of software vendor SAS Institute says that large companies she surveyed are using big data systems to support a mix of new applications and operational improvements.
Consultant Wayne Eckerson says Hadoop 2, with its key YARN component, qualifies as a flexible big data operating system. And it could quickly take the open source framework into the IT mainstream, he predicts.
Spark has been getting a lot of attention lately, but is the big data framework ready for enterprise use?
In recent Oracle news, the Q4 report drops Oracle stock, but Ellison more focused on cloud gains. Oracle released new Virtual Compute Appliance.
Micros Systems sells POS software to major retailers, restaurants and hotels. Why is Oracle interested in that? Maybe, it's about the data.
Oracle Database In-Memory option beta tester didn't go for Ellison's big-ticket items. He calls freedom from normalization the best use case.
Learn about strategies and vendors if your company is looking to cloud application integration.
Cloud expert Tom Nolle shares strategies for aligning a company’s cloud plans with the right CAM tools.
Based on his experience with an enterprise data migration project, Steve Weissman offers advice on how the cloud can help store and protect data.