Kubernetes has become a standard way?many would say the standard way ? to deploy containerized applications at scale. But if Kubernetes helps us to tame sprawling and complex container deployments, what?s available to help us tame Kubernetes? It too can be complex, messy, and difficult to manage.
The term Serverless Computing immediately indicates an IT infrastructure where the business owner does not have to invest in a specialized or expensive hardware platform. The essence of Serverless Architecture and Serverless Computing lies in the provisioning of third-party services, which are also referred to as Backend-as-a-Service (BaaS) and a special code made available through [?]
2017 has been a pivotal year for the database technologies market, with several massive paradigm shifts that shows no signs of stopping anytime soon. Companies are pivoting away from the traditional monolithic database architectures which, for decades, powered generations after generations of applications in exchange for a more optimized, agile, self-managed cloud-focused data platform strategy.
Hybrid cloud: Many believe it?s the eventual state that most businesses will operate in ? some infrastructure resources on premises, others in the public cloud. Others believe it's a term that has been muddled by varied definitions from a range of vendors, diminishing the term to now be vague and nebulous.
Oracle CEO Mark Hurd claims he doesn?t ?really worry so much about? Amazon Web Services. That statement is either profoundly disingenuous or utterly ridiculous. Or perhaps Hurd and Oracle chairman Larry Ellison, who launched this week?s Oracle OpenWorld by fixating on AWS, trying mightily to convince attendees that AWS?s cloud pales in comparison to Oracle?s cloud.
Platform-as-a-service (PaaS) is a type of cloud computing offering in which a service provider delivers a platform to clients, enabling them to develop, run, and manage business applications without the need to build and maintain the infrastructure such software development processes typically require.
While Amazon is raking in the lion's share of money spent by public-cloud users, Oracle is doubling down on its hybrid-cloud strategy, appealing to enterprises that want to put data and applications behind their firewall while taking advantage of cloud pricing models and technology.
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, ?Advantech, a global pioneer enabling an intelligent planet by bringing to market the most advanced automation computing products, systems, services and solutions, is once again altering the landscape of information technology (IT) with its proprietary WISE-PaaS platform. The offering is designed to revolutionize the way IoT ?