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

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 ready-made crust in the freezer aisle.

“With a multi-cloud application platform approach like Cloud Foundry’s, you can skip the homemade dough and focus your energy on the filling — the content that really differentiates your pie from another.”

Read the full article to find out why choosing a PaaS solution is as easy as, well, pie!

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As Senior Marketing Manager of Cloud Foundry Foundation, Caitlyn runs content and manages diversity programming.