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Replication as a Service (Part One)

By |2020-10-04T09:48:50+00:00March 12, 2014|

As published on DZone on March 12th 2014, we would like to discuss replication as a service in this 2-part post. Introduction Cloud computing vendors provide a variety of APIs for deploying and interacting with the services they provide.  These APIs have grown in number along with the variety of services [...]

XAP on Cloudify Part 1

By |2020-10-04T09:59:30+00:00October 11, 2013|

Introduction GigaSpaces XAP has lacked an official Cloudify recipe for some time now, and this series of posts will address my efforts to create one. The task of automating the deployment and management of the potentially complex suite of services that XAP represents is a challenge in and of itself, [...]

PaaS as Infrastructure

By |2020-10-05T07:30:22+00:00October 17, 2012|

The blurring line between PaaS and IaaS The core of IaaS services is centered around Compute, Storage Network however over the past years the infrastructure moved up the stack and includes more application services such as Database as a Service,...

Bare-Metal PaaS

By |2020-10-05T10:11:45+00:00May 20, 2012|

The Rise of Bare-Metal Clouds Cloud and Virtualization are not mandatory, and the number of cloud providers that supports bare-metal clouds is growing, as David Linthicum pointed out in his article Going native: The move to bare-metal cloud services It...