Joyent Open Sources its Central Cloud and Container Tools


While the OpenStack Summit in Paris has generated a lot of news this week, cloud-focused company Joyent has announced that it is open sourcing its core technology. Joyent’s platform can compete with OpenStack and other cloud offerings, and facilitates efficienet use of container technologies like Docker.

Joyent has been an IaaS/PaaS cloud player worth watching, and we’ve covered the company several times. Specifically, the company has now open sourced its core products SmartDataCenter and the Manta object storage platform.


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