Head in the Clouds: SaaS, PaaS, and Cloud Strategy

PaaS and other cloud development platforms

  • Parse shutdown: Alternatives are asking for your business

    Joel Shore - News Writer 10 Feb 2016
  • Rarely have I seen anything touch a nerve to the degree of Facebook's coming shutdown of the Parse mobile back-end as a service. Developers are watching out for each other, offering up ideas for ...

  • Gaming as a service -- GaaS

    Joel Shore - News Writer 16 Dec 2015
  • 'Tis the yuletide season, so let's have a little fun today. Let's talk about games on the cloud. Not surprisingly, cloud gaming platforms are here. It's a GaaS. It's Gaming as a Service. You've ...

  • Ready or not, Microsoft PowerApps is here

    Joel Shore - News Writer 30 Nov 2015
  • Microsoft today launched Microsoft PowerApps, a major new platform that lets anyone build cross-platform mobile applications. Anyone. And for now, it's free. Love or hate it, this latest salvo in ...

  • Red Hat's new OpenShift Dedicated PaaS enters beta phase

    Joel Shore - News Writer 26 Jun 2015
  • At the Red Hat Summit, in addition to announcing that its OpenShift Enterprise 3 private PaaS is now in wide release, Red Hat took the wraps off of a beta version of OpenShift Dedicated, a totally ...

  • Red Hat's OpenShift Enterprise 3 PaaS gets a formal launch

    Joel Shore - News Writer 26 Jun 2015
  • Stand in any hallway during the Red Hat Summit in Boston this week, and you were likely to hear the c-word. Containers. And the d-word, too. Docker. Those two words seemed to get people more revved ...

  • Dell, Red Hat team for new PaaS offering

    Joel Shore - News Writer 26 Jun 2015
  • At the Red Summit this week in Boston, I had a chance to do an extended sit-down interview with Jim Ganthier, Dell's vice president and general manager of engineered solutions and cloud. For a guy ...

  • PaaS comes into its own

    Brein Matturro - TechTarget 22 Apr 2015
  • Jan Stafford, Executive Editor 2015 is—wait for it—the year of platform as a service! Of course, pundits have already given PaaS the keys. But 2015 is when they work. This is largely because Amazon ...