Cloud

Interview with David Barnes

Innovation, creativity, openness: APIs are the key

In his keynote address at JAX 2015, “Innovate. Create. Take it to the Masses”, David Barnes of IBM presented the IBM Bluemix Platform: applications that can be created by developers in the cloud, without coming into contact with infrastructure.

Unboxing JS

T3 JavaScript Framework announced by Box

Box has announced their new, tried-and-tested JavaScript framework, T3. After overhauling and organising their own codebase, they’ve open-sourced their solution in a loosely coupled, model-less system for building large JavaScript applications.

Cloudy security for OpenStack?

Mirantis teams up with Cloud Foundry

Mirantis have joined Cloud Foundry but won’t be embarking on its own cloud distribution. Calling it a strategic move, Mirantis plans to remain the pure play OpenStack company and focus on integrating best-in-class outside technologies.

Cloudy forecast

Spring Cloud 1.0.0 now available

Maven Central is now home to Spring Cloud 1.0.0: a toolkit that allows developers to build some of the common patterns in distributed systems. We take a look at the new specs and what the community has contributed to the project.