Posts tagged as Infrastructure as a Service

Evolution of Software Development and Operations – Part 2

This entry is part 2 of 5 in the series Evolution of Software Development and Operations

Virtualization & Clustered VMs Physical clusters provide options to make applications highly available. With the rise of virtualization technologies such as VMware, XEN and KVM it became easy to slice a physical host into smaller virtual chunks known as virtual machines (VMs). This leads to multiple advantages.

What is a Platform as a Service (or: PaaS) really?

I get the question from the title a lot since I started working at anynines. Which is fair enough, with the Everything as a Service trend, one easily gets the terminology confused. The extension as a service is used in many core components of cloud computing including communication, infrastructure, data and platforms (there we are!)…. Read more »