Cloud Foundry Foundation has brought on another big name to help guide the fledgling organization's path and build a strong community of partners and developers. Fresh from Mozilla, Stormy Peters has joined the company to head up its developer relations efforts – a role similar to the one she held at her previous employer.
Arista expanded on its EOS network operating system by layering a new product on top of it to provide cloud-based software-defined networking to enterprises. Arista CloudVision is being touted as a turnkey cloud networking product, and it has has support from a variety of other vendors, including Microsoft, VMware, HP, Dell and Red Hat.
The idea of a standard container runtime and image format may not be far off. Docker and CoreOS, as well as practically everyone who's anyone in cloud, have teamed up to form a new Linux Foundation initiative.
As Microsoft prepares to roll out its Windows 10 operating system for PCs and tablets next month, HP is planning to launch an enterprise tablet running the OS in August.
When it comes to the infrastructure supporting clouds, Cisco is the leading vendor, at least in the public cloud space, according to a new report from Synergy Research Group.
HP is rolling out new low-cost collaboration products based on Intel Unite software. The new products, which include collaboration-centric PCs and a videoconferencing monitor, aim to provide cost-effective ways to collaborate and hold real-time meetings.
Cisco is delving deeper into OpenStack with the planned acquisition of Piston Cloud.
HP is teaming up with Arista Networks in the hopes of taking on Cisco in the software-defined networking space. Both companies are Cisco rivals.
At HP Discover in Las Vegas, HP updated its HP Helion cloud portfolio with new features around hybrid cloud. More specifically, HP took the wraps off the 9.0 release of HP Helion CloudSystem, the company's flagship integrated cloud solution for enterprises. It also introduced new elements to the HP Helion Managed Cloud Services portfolio.
Continuous delivery and continuous integration tend to get more attention than what some would call the third leg of the DevOps barstool. Continuous testing is the next step for those on the path to true automation, and it looks like HP is the latest vendor to buy into the need for testing automation.