What has Happened to Google App Engine for Business ?
Last year Google announced App engine for business. This is the standard App Engine PaaS but enhanced for business so that they can host their internal applications on the App Engine. To facilitate this, Google offered extra features such as SSL on custom domains SQL service Service Level Agreements It seems that GAE for business […]
Red Hat’s PaaS Strategy Avoids Vendor Lock-In
Red Hat have been positioning themselves over the last two years as a cloud product provider. Programs such as their partner program have provided customers with a level of confidence that their partners can deliver safe, scalable and highly supported cloud environments. Last week they announced a comprehensive Platform as a Service (PaaS) cloud strategy, […]
Avoiding Vendor Lock-in In the Cloud
One of the concerns organisations have of moving to the cloud is becoming locked in to a particular cloud vendor. It is refreshing to see a number of initiatives and projects that are looking to provide solutions that avoid vendor lock-in. One project recently announced is OpenStack. Aimed at creating an open source cloud operating […]