Red Hat steps into Microsoft's turf offering a PaaS consisting of
Microsoft.NET and SQL Server. This service is going to be offered (not ready
yet) on Red Hat's OpenShift platform with UHURU software providing the code
support. Open source UHURU was started by former MSFT Employees.
When it starts working, Red Hat Open Shift will use Microsoft.NET and SQL
server 'cartridges' on windows Server by itself or as a virtual server. In
effect you can have a Microsoft.NET Cartridge to pair with third part
database 'cartridge' allowing a great deal of flexibility. Of course
OpenShift would orchestrate the various cartridges. Microsoft does offers
LINUX distributions but not Red Hat. Could this be the driving force? About
UHURU: Visit Uhuru's web site here: http://uhurusoftware.com/ Key
feature of UHURU in its own words:"The Uhuru AppCloud is a new way to... (more)
Given a VS Project, NuGet Packet Manager provides support to automatically,
DownloadInstallUpgrade Configure and Remove packages.
Download NuGet Packet manager extension for VS 2013 from here:
The NuGet Gallery here (nuget.org) is the central package clearing house used
by all package authors and consumers. You need Power Shell 2.0 to work with
NuGet Packet Manager.
There is also an independant command line bootstrapper tool called nuget.exe
that you may want to use:
SkyDrive is dead longlive OneDrive
According to article by Mary Jo Foley which appeared in ZDNET
Microsoft lost the trademark battle with British SkyDrive Broadcasting Group
over the use of 'Sky'.
Customers using SkyDrive will not feel much of a difference as it is just
renaming at the source,
new customers will get their 7GB storage for free and current customers can
get 5B extra storage,
also free. Also if you use OneDrive camera you get an extra 3G. Generosity
all arou... (more)
This is Oracle's one stop for Learning. Oracle bought Taleo, a California
based SaaS company in early 2012 and parked it under its umbrella.
Both formal and informal learning are included and you can do everything
including delivering, tracking, and managing your learning as well as
With this clound service you can access all of your learning resources like,
Live class room
virtual class room
on the job traning
In Oracle's own language this is what Taleo Learning Cloud Services is
"Oracle Taleo Learn Cloud Service is a comprehensive learning solution that
helps your o... (more)
The long and short of marketing is that traditional marketing (in-person) is
too expensive to be effective. Oracle takes marekting to the clouds. The
influencers to call upon in in-person marketing has grown to include health
care providers, payors and those who influence prescriptions and to provide a
personalized communication to each of these is challenging.
Oracle has announced Oracel Eloqua for Life Sciences to day. Details of
Oracle Eloqua can be found here:
The data sheet of Oracle Eloqua for Life Sciences can be foun... (more)