Kubernetes co-founder Craig McLuckie is as tired of talking about Kubernetes as you are – gpgmail

[ad_1] “I’m so tired of talking about Kubernetes . I want to talk about something else,” joked Kubernetes co-founder and VP of R&D at VMware Craig McLuckie during a keynote interview at this week’s Cloud Foundry Summit in The Hague. “I feel like that 80s band that had like one hit song — Cherry Pie.” He […]

ScyllaDB takes on Amazon with new DynamoDB migration tool – gpgmail

[ad_1] There are a lot of open source databases out there, and ScyllaDB, a NoSQL variety, is looking to differentiate itself by attracting none other than Amazon users. Today, it announced a DynamoDB migration tool to help Amazon customers move to its product. It’s a bold move, but Scylla, which has a free open source […]

APIs are the next big SaaS wave – gpgmail

[ad_1] Daniel Levine Contributor While the software revolution started out slowly, over the past few years it’s exploded and the fastest-growing segment to-date has been the shift towards software as a service or SaaS. SaaS has dramatically lowered the intrinsic total cost of ownership for adopting software, solved scaling challenges and taken away the burden […]

Microsoft Will Publish exFAT Spec, but Linux Devs Aren’t Happy

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Microsoft has announced that it will publish the technical implementation details of the exFAT standard and allow support to be integrated into the Linux kernel at a future date. This is a major change for Microsoft, which once weaponized […]

New open source project wants to expand serverless vision beyond functions – gpgmail

[ad_1] Serverless technology offers developers a way to develop without thinking about the infrastructure resources required to run a program, but up until now it has mostly been limited to function-driven programming. CloudState, a new open source project from Lightbend, wants to change that by moving beyond functions. Lightbend CTO Jonas Bonér believes this ability […]

IBM Open-Sources Power ISA, Shares CPU, OpenCAPI Reference Designs

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. IBM has taken new steps to open the Power architecture further and expand access to its capabilities. Back in 2013, IBM launched the OpenPower Foundation to allow would-be customers to license IBM designs and collaborate with each other. Now, […]

How Pivotal got bailed out by fellow Dell family member, VMware – gpgmail

[ad_1] When Dell acquired EMC in 2016 for $67 billion, it created a complicated consortium of interconnected organizations. Some, like VMware and Pivotal, operate as completely separate companies. They have their own boards of directors, can acquire companies and are publicly traded on the stock market. Yet they work closely within the Dell, partnering where […]

IBM is moving OpenPower Foundation to The Linux Foundation – gpgmail

[ad_1] IBM makes the Power Series chips, and as part of that has open sourced some of the underlying technologies to encourage wider use of these chips. The open source pieces have been part of the OpenPower Foundation. Today, the company announced it was moving the foundation under The Linux Foundation, and while it was […]