December 16, 2011

Tier 3 Takes on Microsoft in the Cloud with an Open Source Platform

Could workloads and business processes based on Microsoft's .NET framework represent an entry point for new open source cloud computing platforms? Apparently Tier 3 believes that's the case. The company has taken VMware's Cloud Foundry PaaS-based cloud platform, which we covered here, forked it into a new Iron Foundry cloud computing platform, and contributed Iron Foundry to the open source community.

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