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Platform as a Service and cloud computing News
February 13, 2018
An updated Oracle Cloud SLA becomes the first to factor in performance standards for customers -- one of several moves aimed at luring enterprises to its expanding public cloud.
July 28, 2017
Azure App Service Isolated brings dedicated space and broadens the reach of Microsoft's PaaS offering to assuage enterprises wary of public cloud.
March 06, 2017
Pivotal will support a new integration between Kubernetes and Cloud Foundry later this week, a sign of growing maturity for containers and container orchestration tools.
January 29, 2016
IT analysts expect markedly increased adoption in 2016 across all layers of the cloud stack, with IaaS leading the growth and higher-end services becoming more attractive.
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