vFabric Cloud Platform
VMware Announce New VMware vFabric Cloud Application Platform
VMware have announced details of their VMware vFabric cloud application platform at VMworld 2010.
The cloud application platform combines the Spring Java development framework with platform services, such as global data management and dynamic load balancing. VMware vFabric can coordinate with underlying infrastructure, and delivers middleware infrastructure including the enterprise version of Apache Tomcat, tc server, and GemFire, which provides real-time access to globally distributed data. It also comes with RabbitMQ for communicating between applications, inside and outside of the datacentre, and the ERS enterprise version of the Apache web server. The Hyperic application performance management tool is also included.