As of mid-2017, almost every big enterprise technology firm has seen major profit increases courtesy cloud-based technologies. Oracle’s profits increased 15 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016, courtesy its cloud-based platforms.
Time is our most valuable commodity and the plethora of apps and software tools that promise to save precious minutes reflects its importance to us all. Our operating systems are no different: finding the right systems management tools is essential for better efficiency and organisation.
Recently, Chef launched Habitat which is a new source that helps the developers in packaging their application. Habitat will also help applications to run on a wide variety or infrastructure. It helps in wrapping the Applications and then allows you to run them in any environment. It ranges from the bare metal server to virtual machines.
Wanup is a Spain-based firm launched in 2015, aiming to provide a new kind of hotel loyalty club service. A lot of hotel chains already provide loyalty clubs, but this company provides a different service that tries to cater to the modern tourist's desire for diversity.
Though it had been holding out for some time, Amazon Web Services has now joined up to the Cloud Native Computing Foundation. It joined up at platinum level, making it one of 16 platinum members of the CNCF. AWS had been collaborating with the CNCF for some time, so in many ways joining the Foundation now simply represents a formalisation of a relatively long standing relationship.