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HP Buys ActiveState's PaaS, Stackato
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8/8/2015 | 6:37:20 AM
IBM BlueMix
"The Stackato acquisition makes HP one of the few cloud providers with a commercial stake in Cloud Foundry".

Come on guys try and keep up, Classic HP shadowing IBM wherever possible.
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7/30/2015 | 4:19:33 PM
Seriously?
There are people employed as developers that actually choke on a CLI?  Wow. Really scraping the bottom of the barrel for talent if that is accurate.
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7/30/2015 | 3:37:27 PM
Re: Is offering PaaS essential to offering IaaS?
@Charlie: It make sense in this case, but can we safely assume it to be a norm across the board? In other words, can there be no company which can only offer a platform to only run the apps while the platform for managing the development on these can be offered by some other company with specializes in this particular task?
Charlie Babcock
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7/29/2015 | 2:42:47 PM
Is offering PaaS essential to offering IaaS?
HP's bid to buy ActiveState's Stackato is a sign of how hard it will be compete in infrastructure as a service if you don't also have a platform as a service offering. Enterprises not only want a platform on which to run applications but also a platform on which to develop them.


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