Tag Archives: cloud foundry

GSA Seeks Info on Potential Cloud.gov Support Sources

The General Services Administration’s Federal Acquisition Service has launched a market survey to identify potential sources of professional services for a web-based cloud computing platform designed for government use. GSA said Thursday in a FedBizOpps notice FAS’ technology transformation services division seeks large or small companies that can help the agency …

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DoD Taps Smartronix for On-Site Managed IT Services; John Parris Comments

Smartronix has secured a task order through a National Institutes of Health-run information technology contract vehicle to provide on-site managed services to  the Defense Department. The company said Wednesday it will deliver cloud services such as infrastructure-as-a-service and platform-as-a-service to DoD and department-approved mission partners on premises. Smartonix received the order under the Chief Information …

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CenturyLink Adds Pivotal PaaS to Cloud Marketplace; Dave Shacochis Comments

CenturyLink has begun to offer its customers Pivotal’s platform-as-a-service environment via CenturyLink’s cloud marketplace, Talking Cloud reported Friday. Dave Shacochis, vice president of cloud platform for CenturyLink, said the company intends for the Pivotal cloud foundry to expand the developer community’s access to its infrastructure-as-a-service platform, Mike Vizard reports. Shacochis …

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Pivotal, Mirantis Form OpenStack-Based Cloud Foundry Alliance; James Watters Comments

Pivotal and Mirantis have teamed up to offer the Cloud Foundry service on Mirantis’ OpenStack-based cloud infrastructure. Under the partnership, Pivotal will run its Cloud Foundry-based platform-as-a-service on Mirantis OpenStack and Mirantis will distribute Pivotal Cloud Foundry to clients, Pivotal said Monday. James Watters, vice president and general manager of …

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Verizon Joins Pivotal Cloud Foundry Community Board; John Harrobin Comments

Verizon Enterprise Solutions has joined Pivotal’s Cloud Foundry Community Advisory Board in an effort to help application developers and businesses adopt cloud foundry. The company intends to expand its cloud services and help customers develop business software and applications through Pivotal’s cloud foundry, Verizon said Tuesday. John Harrobin, chief marketing officer of …

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