Tag: application development

Global Cloud

Snowflake’s Cortex to bring generative AI to its Data Cloud platform

November 1, 2023

Via: InfoWorld

Cloud-based data warehouse company Snowflake is adding more large language model capabilities and services related to generative AI, just months after releasing similar services in June. At its annual Snowflake Snowday conference on Wednesday, the company announced Snowflake Cortex, the […]

Global Cloud

Azure Container Registry Pricing: 2023 Guide

June 19, 2023

Via: Cloud Tweaks

You are probably familiar with the concept of containerization and the role it plays in modern application development. One of the key elements in containerization is the container registry, which is where your container images are stored and managed. Microsoft […]

Global Cloud

A Practical Guide to DevOps

April 15, 2022

Via: InformationWeek

When people — experts included — talk about DevOps they too often think in terms of the technology or a methodology. Then, there are the people who say it’s just another way to do application development. At its core, though, […]

Cloud Security

Move faster with continuous security scanning in the cloud

September 24, 2021

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

These days cloud application developers are also security engineers. Who did not see this coming, given that application-level security is no longer an option? Also, we are pushing developers to build applications at scale, meaning they are becoming ops engineers […]

Service Models

Cloud-based SaaS application development, How does a SaaS model work?

March 3, 2021

Via: CompareTheCloud

If you are planning to integrate SaaS solution with your business, it is pertinent to improve your knowledge about SaaS. Software as a Service or SaaS, as we commonly call it, is a delivery model wherein a centrally-hosted software solution […]

Global Cloud

Don’t botch serverless cloud applications

October 22, 2019

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

It’s a funny business. Once we remove some core steps from application development (such as having to provision cloud resources like storage and compute) developers take this freedom to an illogical yet understandable conclusion. In some cases, planning and design […]

Global Cloud, Service Models

Your cloud-based application could be a profitable product

August 2, 2019

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

In the world of application development, there is enterprise grade and product grade. If you’ve never heard those terms before, you’re not alone. Product grade software means a software system built at such a high degree of quality that it’s […]

Cloud Clients, Service Models

Oracle Delivers Next Set of Autonomous Cloud Platform Services

May 7, 2018

Via: Cloud Tweaks

EXPANDS SCOPE OF AUTONOMOUS CAPABILITIES WITH BUILT-IN AI AND MACHINE LEARNING IN ITS APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT, INTEGRATION, AND ANALYTICS SERVICES As part of its pledge to extend autonomous capabilities across its entire Cloud Platform, Oracle today announced the availability of Oracle […]

Global Cloud

Make sense of edge computing vs. cloud computing

May 23, 2017

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

The internet of things is real, and it’s a real part of the cloud. A key challenge is how you can get data processed from so many devices. Cisco Systems predicts that cloud traffic is likely to rise nearly fourfold […]

Global Cloud

Containers are growing up

April 13, 2017

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

Microsoft made a splash in the application container market this week with its purchase of Deis, a company that helps customers manage clusters of containers. The move is significant for a number of reasons. First of all, it shows Microsoft’s […]

Global Cloud

Devops and cloud: Great together, great apart

December 14, 2016

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

Devops strongly benefits many enterprises by encouraging more continuous development and deployment by bringing some operations capabilities to in-house programmers. The business case for continuous everything is easy to make, although these benefits vary from organization to organization. It’s easy […]

Cloud Clients

Google buys Orbitera to improve its cloud app deployment services

August 9, 2016

Via: Computerworld

Google has acquired Orbitera, a startup that aims to make it easier for software vendors to sell cloud-based products to businesses. The startup gives software vendors a suite of tools for deploying and managing cloud applications and for billing businesses […]

Cloud Clients

Docker rolls out an orchestration engine. Because what customers want, customers get

June 21, 2016

Via: Computerworld

Ever since it became obvious that Docker was onto something pretty special, there have been questions about how the company would parlay its rapidly increasing venture-backed valuation into monetization and, by extension, what that would mean for the significant ecosystem […]

Deployment Models, Private Cloud

Google’s new Stackdriver service can manage applications across multiple clouds

March 24, 2016

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

Google is aiming to help companies manage applications across public and private clouds with a new product and a set of partnerships announced at its cloud user conference Wednesday. The company unveiled a new service that’s now in beta calledStackdriver, […]