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Pivotal adds support, ability to launch Cloud Foundry on Amazon Web Services

Pivotal is expanding Cloud Foundry's hybrid cloud capabilities to Amazon Web Services. Today, the company introduced scalable virtual appliance support for AWS, as well as the ability to get Cloud Foundry as an Amazon Machine Image (AMI) from the AWS Marketplace.

Pivotal planning essentially a PaaS for IoT... and it'll be mostly open source

Benjamin Black, an engineer credited with the conceiving of Amazon Web Services, is now at work at Pivotal on a new platform service that will cater specifically to Internet of Things applications. 

Tech companies unite on 'Open Data Platform'

A new big data alliance has formed around developing products based on a common core of key components in Hadoop that members are calling the Open Data Platform Initiative. 

Pivotal open sources entire big data suite

Pivotal is no stranger to open source, but the company has kept back a few pieces of its product suite from the rest of the development community.

News Scan: eBay to spin off PayPal; Pivotal takes enterprise cloud mobile; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT stories for Aug. 21, including the potential spin off for PayPal, Pivotal's ascension to the cloud, a proposed Android security framework, how music streaming is boosting revenues and what milestone the worldwide radio access network is reaching.

Where is the center of big data?

The New York Times  today profiled Cisco CEO John Chambers' new strategy for big data and in the process, put a fine point on the most important question for the big data market, one being answered with four different approaches by some of the biggest names in networking and computing: "The question could ultimately be whether the center of the system is in the data, as EMC thinks, or in H.P.'s servers, IBM's software, or Cisco's network."

Tucci uses EMC World to position Pivotal spinoff

EMC used the occasion of its own customer conference, EMC World 2013, this week for several purposes, one of which was to continue to explain the market position and benefits of it recent spinoff: Pivotal.

It's HP's turn to go all in on big data

HP has created a new business unit to focus exclusively on the converged infrastructure opportunity presented by big data.

GE backs big data company Pivotal

We don't think Amazon will skulk away trembling with fear in the shadow of Pivotal. There is room in this new market for more than one model. And processes are as important as technology. Amazon is nothing if not a company that has its processes down pat.