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.


Salesforce launches Heroku one stop shop for dev components

Apr 17, 2015 Clare Hopping

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

HP releases cloud-based load testing tool for agile developers

Sep 16, 2014 Rene Millman

Agile development teams could speed up app development and delivery using a new cloud-based loading and testing tool

Rackspace extends DevOps service with Windows support

Aug 13, 2014 Clare Hopping

The enhanced DevOps automation services now includes an advisory service for customers

Wolfram Research moves into the cloud

Jun 25, 2014 Rene Millman

Wolfram Programming Cloud could help firms develop and deploy apps in minutes, claims firm

IBM: Cloud to power enterprise business growth for years to come

Jun 17, 2014 Alex Hamilton

The cloud will be a key factor in aiding business growth in the future, says IBM CTO


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

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

NoSQL or NewSQL: making sense of cloud databases

Mar 3, 2014 Nick Booth

A new generation of databases offers more flexibility in the cloud, but how do you make the choice?

Rise of the (configuration) robots

Feb 4, 2014 Adrian Bridgwater

Having the right configuration tools for your cloud can cut down the complexity

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

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