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Join Abby Kearns at IBM InterConnect, March 19-23 in Las Vegas!

By March 13, 2017

Flying to Vegas for IBM InterConnect this weekend? Be sure to catch Executive Director Abby Kearns during one of her sessions at every single day of IBM’s biggest event of the year. Sunday: Check out the Open Technology Summit from 4:00 to 7:00 PM, where leaders from IBM and innovative open technology communities including Cloud … Continue reading “Join Abby Kearns at IBM InterConnect, March 19-23 in Las Vegas!”

“Behind the Scenes” with Abby Kearns

By March 2, 2017

Last month, Cloud Foundry Executive Director Abby Kearns traveled to London to participate in COED:CODE, a diverse meetup on systems and infrastructure programming, and Monki Gras, the developer conference on craft culture. She called COED:CODE a “unique and amazing” mix of diverse people eager to discuss new technologies. At Monki Gras, she participated on a fascinating panel … Continue reading ““Behind the Scenes” with Abby Kearns”

How is Using a Platform like Making a Pie? [Reblog]

By February 28, 2017

In a fascinating article on The New Stack, Cloud Foundry Foundation CTO Chip Childers draws an analogy between baking a pie and developing a cloud application. Choosing a container as a service (CaaS) is akin to mixing your dough from scratch, he explains, while going with a platform as a service (PaaS) is like nabbing a … Continue reading “How is Using a Platform like Making a Pie? [Reblog]”

Ford Joins Cloud Foundry Foundation as Gold Member

By February 22, 2017

Global automotive and mobility leader joins the Foundation to deliver a wider range of technical solutions to enhance the customer experience San Francisco, February 22, 2017 — Cloud Foundry Foundation, home of the industry-standard platform for cloud applications, today announced Ford Motor Company has joined as a Gold Member. Ford joins Dell EMC, IBM, Pivotal, … Continue reading “Ford Joins Cloud Foundry Foundation as Gold Member”

Cloud Foundry: Monitoring with Mozzle [Reblog]

By February 14, 2017

SAP cloud developer Ivan Borshukov is a BOSH and Cloud Foundry user, and he recently shared his unique perspective on monitoring. While he used bosh agent to collect data and monitor behavior on BOSH, he wanted a similar tool for Cloud Foundry to forward information on infrastructure metrics to a third party. An idea came to my mind — why not create … Continue reading “Cloud Foundry: Monitoring with Mozzle [Reblog]”

18F’s cloud.gov Announces FedRAMP Authorization

By February 3, 2017

The United States General Services Administration (GSA) today announced 18F’s cloud.gov has been FedRAMP Authorized. According to the 18F blog, “FedRAMP Authorized status marks completion of a comprehensive security and compliance assessment that enables federal agencies to start using cloud.gov with significantly reduced effort.” Cloud.gov was announced in May 2015 after 18F adapted Cloud Foundry to meet its … Continue reading “18F’s cloud.gov Announces FedRAMP Authorization”

Google Joins Cloud Foundry Foundation as Gold Member

By December 15, 2016

Cloud Foundry’s increased collaboration with Google Cloud Platform will focus on driving awareness of available open source technologies for the enterprise San Francisco, December 15, 2016 — Cloud Foundry Foundation, home of the industry-standard platform for cloud applications, today announced Google has joined as a Gold Member. Google joins EMC, HPE, IBM, Pivotal, SAP, VMware … Continue reading “Google Joins Cloud Foundry Foundation as Gold Member”

Cloud Foundry Announces Call For Papers For Silicon Valley Summit 2017

By December 15, 2016

Premier developer event opens speaker proposals San Francisco, December 15, 2016 — Cloud Foundry Foundation today announced its call for papers has opened for Summit Silicon Valley 2017, which will take place June 13-15 in Santa Clara, CA. Early Bird Registration and a speaking call for papers (CFP) are now open for the event. Sponsorship … Continue reading “Cloud Foundry Announces Call For Papers For Silicon Valley Summit 2017”

Twitter Chat: Open Service Broker API & App Services – Join Us Today!

By December 13, 2016

Today, Cloud Foundry Foundation excitedly announced the launch of the Open Service Broker API project, in partnership with individuals representing Fujitsu, Google, IBM, Pivotal and Red Hat. The Open Service Broker API project provides developers, ISVs and SaaS vendors a single, simple and elegant way to deliver services to applications running within cloud native offerings, … Continue reading “Twitter Chat: Open Service Broker API & App Services – Join Us Today!”

Open Service Broker API Launches as Industry Standard

By December 13, 2016

Cloud Foundry Foundation opens up governance of Service Broker API, new group aims to incubate the standardization of service delivery across cloud offerings   San Francisco, December 13, 2016 — Cloud Foundry Foundation, in collaboration with individuals representing Fujitsu, Google, IBM, Pivotal, Red Hat and SAP, today announced the launch of the Open Service Broker … Continue reading “Open Service Broker API Launches as Industry Standard”