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Azul Systems Inc. (Azul), the award-winning leader in Java runtime solutions, announced that its OpenJDK-based Zulu 8 offering is now freely available on Docker. Zulu 8 is a 100% open source, fully tested, compatibility verified, and trusted binary distribution of the OpenJDK 8 platform. Azul has also made Zulu versions compliant with earlier Java SE 7 and Java SE 6 standards available on Docker in the same format. Docker is an open platform designed to enable the rapid development and deployment of distributed applications. Each "Dockerized" application is containerized and completely portable and can be run on any server or easily integrated with other Docker containers. As of mid-September 2014 the company had reported 21 million downloads. Jay Lyman, Senior Analyst, Enterprise Software at 451 Research, said: "Docker and containerization are taking the enterprise... (more)

Tiered Archive Appliance at @CloudExpo [by @Quantum]

More and more file-based and machine generated data is being created every day causing exponential data and content growth, and creating a management nightmare for IT managers. What data centers really need to cope with this growth is a purpose-built tiered archive appliance that enables users to establish a single storage target for all of their applications - an appliance that will intelligently place and move data to and between storage tiers based on user-defined policies. Contact @QuantumCorp for your FREE @CloudExpo pass. In his session at 15th Cloud Expo, Henrik Rosendahl... (more)

In a Cloud Economy Interoperability Matters at @CloudExpo [by @Canonical]

Every healthy ecosystem is diverse. This is especially true in cloud ecosystems, where portability and interoperability are more important than old enterprise models of proprietary ownership. In his session at 15th Cloud Expo, Mark Baker, Server Product Manager at Canonical/Ubuntu, will discuss how single vendors used to take the lead in creating and delivering technology, but in a cloud economy, where users want tools of their preference, when and where they need them, it makes no sense. Contact @Canonical for your FREE @CloudExpo pass. Speaker Bio: Mark Baker is currently workin... (more)

Qubell To Present #DevOps Keynote at @DevOpsSummit [by @QubellInc]

Software is eating the world. Companies that were not previously in the technology space now find themselves competing with Google and Amazon on speed of innovation. As the innovation cycle accelerates, companies must embrace rapid and constant change to both applications and their infrastructure, and find a way to deliver speed and agility of development without sacrificing reliability or efficiency of operations. All Star DevOps Summit Silicon Valley Faculty Announced ▸ here In her Day 2 Keynote DevOps Summit, Victoria Livschitz, CEO of Qubell, will discuss how IT organizations... (more)

Cloud Expo Exhibitor Gridstore Wins New Account

Front Porch Abandons VMware and NetApp - Migrates To Hypey-V and Gridstore Gridstore, a leader in software-defined storage (SDS) optimized for Windows Servers and Hyper-V, announced that Front Porch, a Sonora California-based provider of ISP software and services has chosen Gridstore to provide its innovative storage technology allowing them to utilize the most modern technology that is capable of handling vast amounts of data while delivering the necessary performance and still being mindful of the bottom line. “At Front Porch, it is important that we keep current technologically. W... (more)