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Why Cloud Foundry is Making the Open Service Broker API Even More Open

By December 13, 2016

Since becoming the Executive Director for Cloud Foundry, I have been eagerly awaiting today’s launch of the Open Service Broker API project. This collaborative project with Fujitsu, Google, IBM, Pivotal, Red Hat and SAP enables developers, ISVs and SaaS vendors to deliver services to applications running within cloud-native offerings — including Cloud Foundry, OpenShift and … Continue reading “Why Cloud Foundry is Making the Open Service Broker API Even More Open”

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”

5 Reasons Developers Can’t Afford to Miss Watson DevCon

By October 18, 2016

The countdown to the first-ever Watson Developer Conference is on. In less than one month, developers, students and entrepreneurs will be coming to the Innovation Hangar in San Francisco to learn how to drive innovation through cognitive app development. I’m here to give you a behind-the-scenes look at what you can expect at the DevCon … Continue reading “5 Reasons Developers Can’t Afford to Miss Watson DevCon”

Hertz Leads IT Transformation using Cloud Foundry

By June 15, 2016
The Hertz Corporation. (PRNewsFoto/The Hertz Corporation) A leader since the Ford Model T Companies that are household names are rarely associated with innovation. Particularly when those companies have been household names since the 1920s. This is especially true for industries like car rental. A New Approach Fast forward to 2016. Hertz Global Holdings operates the … Continue reading "Hertz Leads IT Transformation using Cloud Foundry"

New Performance Testing Tool added to the Cloud Foundry Incubator

By May 16, 2014

At the April Cloud Foundry Advisory Board meeting the Performance Acceptance Test (PAT) project, contributed by IBM, was accepted as a new Cloud Foundry incubator project. The idea behind PAT is that there should be a super easy way to test performance of Cloud Foundry installations so that any intended improvements can be proven, and … Continue reading “New Performance Testing Tool added to the Cloud Foundry Incubator”

IBM WebSphere Liberty Buildpack Contributed to Cloud Foundry

By September 9, 2013

IBM is contributing the IBM WebSphere Liberty Buildpack today as further proof of its commitment to make the Cloud Foundry open source project and community even stronger. A guest blog by Rachel Reinitz, an IBM Distinguished Engineer in IBM Software Services In late July, I wrote a guest blog here about our development of a … Continue reading “IBM WebSphere Liberty Buildpack Contributed to Cloud Foundry”

Combining Voice with Velocity thru the Cloud Foundry Community Advisory Board

By September 8, 2013

Cloud Foundry is taking a unique approach to community that combines inclusiveness and scale with high velocity development. In this post Christopher Ferris, IBM Distinguished Engineer, shares some thoughts on how to bring this approach to life and invites the community to co-invent the Cloud Foundry Community Advisory Board. A guest post by Christopher Ferris, … Continue reading “Combining Voice with Velocity thru the Cloud Foundry Community Advisory Board”

A Taste of Platform: 5 Sessions from a Thriving Community

By September 4, 2013

Starting Sunday, September 8th, Platform: the Cloud Foundry Conference welcomes a worldwide group of over 400 dedicated developers and operators to Santa Clara for the first conference around the open source Platform as a Service (PaaS). The conference features leaders, contributors, and users who will cover tech topics, provide roadmaps, and share case studies in … Continue reading “A Taste of Platform: 5 Sessions from a Thriving Community”

Cloud Foundry is Open and Pivotal, Part 2

By July 24, 2013

In early March we introduced our vision for the Cloud Foundry Open Platform-as-a-Service project at Pivotal, and laid out a strategy of furthering our broad ecosystem with deep engineering partnerships with external organizations. “Adding full-time external committers has always been a goal of the team, and we are engaged with several organizations around putting dedicated … Continue reading “Cloud Foundry is Open and Pivotal, Part 2”