Category Archives: Announcement

Installing Cloud Foundry on Vagrant

This is a guest blog post by Altoros, a software development firm specializing in PaaS enablement and integration services around Hadoop and NoSQL. Cloud Foundry is by default a highly distributed multi-tenant platform that is usually deployed at scale (>40 … Continue reading

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Static.com Adds Hadoop Support for Cloud Foundry

In this guest post, Jake Farrell, CTO for Static.com, explains how the major shift in the hosting industry towards platforms for high developer productivity and data-centric applications led them to build their Platform as a Service using Cloud Foundry with … Continue reading

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Want to Contribute to Cloud Foundry? Come on in!

Cloud Foundry is an Open Platform-as-a-Service, and an Open Source project. It has attracted phenomenal interest from the community - including partners, companies using the code internally, and those individual developers with a passion for getting involved. You can find the source … Continue reading

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UK Charity Raises Record Donations Powered by Cloud Foundry

For Comic Relief – a UK based charity, fifty minutes of downtime during peak fundraising hours could result in half their annual online donations income being lost. This blog describes how Cloud Foundry was used to provide an Enterprise grade … Continue reading

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NTT Contributes Nise BOSH, a Tool to Speed Up BOSH Development

NTT, the world’s leading telecom, has been active in fostering the Cloud Foundry developer and user community in Japan. We’re excited about NTT Lab’s latest open source community contribution to Cloud Foundry – Nise BOSH, a lightweight BOSH emulator for … Continue reading

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Use of Hybrid PaaS Now and In the Future

From its beginning, Cloud Foundry has been committed to providing developers and enterprises choice of deployment options spanning public and private clouds. In this post, Jonas Partner, CEO of CloudCredo and OpenCredo, shares how their enterprise customers are using PaaS … Continue reading

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Anchora Brings Cloud Foundry Core Instance to China

A fast growing mobile apps market alongside the increasing need for a unified enterprise private cloud platform requires a new generation of open PaaS solutions in China. In this guest blog, Wei-Min Lu, founder and CEO of Anchora, explains why … Continue reading

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Cloud Foundry Integration for Eclipse Can Now Launch External Command-line Applications Using Service Tunnels

In the course of developing, testing and deploying cloud applications, developers sometimes need to directly access the application data. The Cloud Foundry Integration for Eclipse advances this capability and now features the ability to launch external command-line applications for Cloud … Continue reading

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Cloud Foundry is Open and Pivotal

For those who have not heard, Cloud Foundry, the open platform-as-a-service project, is now part of the recently announced Pivotal Initiative, an independent entity funded by VMware and EMC. (For a preview of our Paul Maritz-led Pivotal Initiative, check out … Continue reading

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Continuous Integration to Cloud Foundry.com Using Jenkins in the Cloud

Continuous integration using Jenkins is increasingly seen as an effective tool for reducing the cycle time from product backlog to receiving actual user feedback. This can result in real increases in developer and team productivity when combined with an Open … Continue reading

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