Tag: API

No Catalog, No Cloud. Reading vCloud API, VMware Agrees.

I’m catching up on my reading of VMware vSphere API and sitting right there are service catalogs as a core enabler for the VMware cloud. Essentially, for cloud computing to work at all, you need to have very well defined set of standards, policies and configuration dials. Without these, it’s all manual, error-prone processes that […]

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Cloud computing is a batttle for the API’s

I was reading this news about Rackspace adding a partner development portal. And this brought to mind that a large part of the cloud battle is a battle over the API’s to the cloud. At newScale, we have support for VMWare out of the box which means their API’s; and we have Amazon EC2 running […]

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