Development

Collaborative software development thesedays needs to be infinitely felxible and adaptable. Team feedback is continuous, system configuration changes are frequent and contributors are often working in different timezones.  Cloud-based development services can provide on-demand resources that can be shared globally and tracked properly. Specific development tools offer to manage those cloud resources – allowing you to drive the allocation of what you need as you need it.

News

IBM wants developers to build apps on its open source cloud

Jul 23, 2015 Joe Curtis

Big Blue releases open source versions of its tools for devs to build new generation of mobile and analytics apps

Test your Android app using Google’s new cloud service

May 28, 2015 Alan Lu

Cloud Test Lab to weed out Android bugs caused by fragmentation

Salesforce launches Heroku one stop shop for dev components

Apr 17, 2015 Clare Hopping

The marketplace will comprise plugins, add-ons, buttons and buildpacks

Siemens expands cloud data services with SAP HANA

Mar 13, 2015 Rene Millman

Cloud platform will offer range of services from big data for energy data management

Oracle offers up Linux OS to support Docker

Feb 6, 2015 Joe Curtis

Database giant expands its support for the containerisation software to help cloud users

Advice

DevOps in the cloud explained

May 19, 2015 Maxwell Cooter

When two tribes go to war: We take a look at how DevOps brings harmony, especially in a cloud world

How to run an IT department as a cloud-aware business

Sep 9, 2014 Lesley Meall

The advent of cloud has changed things for CIOs - they must present a different face to business units

What's the one thing you should know when moving to the cloud?

Jul 11, 2014 Cloud Pro Staff

Our panel considers the number one criterion when it comes to opting for cloud...

IT departments still not fully progressing down DevOps path

Mar 10, 2014 Adrian Bridgwater

There’s been plenty of talk about the emergence of DevOps as a phenomenon within organisations, but what does it mean in practical terms?

How to run databases in the cloud and not feel pain

Mar 7, 2014 David Cartwright

What are the problems of running your business's databases in the cloud? Not as many as you'd expect

Case Studies

Q&A: Justin Sheehy, CTO, Basho

Nov 28, 2013 Jane McCallion

Basho, creator of Riak, an open source distributed database, is making great strides. We talk to the company CTO

VMware hybrid cloud eases path to integration

Oct 25, 2013 Maxwell Cooter

Catalogue company Biomni adopts VCHS to improve flexibility of service offerings

Cloud, all cloud. Signagelive on life without servers

Jun 28, 2013 Maxwell Cooter

Companies that are 100 percent cloud are a rare breed. Signagelive explains how it made the move

Fighting dementia; the Alzheimer's Society takes the cloud route

Sep 21, 2012 Adrian Bridgwater

It's Alzheimer's Awareness Day today and the Alzheimer's Society is making full use of the cloud to spread its message