In Krishnan Subramanian's post "PaaS Is Dead. Long Live PaaS", he makes a distinction between the old and new worlds of PaaS, citing two distinct "flavors of PaaS". The first being service orchestration and second being container orchestration.
I recently came across a post on ZDNet Cloud Watch by Jack Clark highlighting the new Python 3 support in Heroku.
I've blogged before about Heroku Buildpack support in Stackato, but there's another Heroku-backed innovation under the hood in Stackato.
Portability is a core principle in Stackato. We developed it on a codebase which is not tied to any particular hypervisor. We distribute it in a variety of formats for all the popular hypervisors.
We have just added the well known pet-clinic Java
application to the Stackato App Store, and it works well!
This article originally appeared January 17, 2012 at VMBlog.com. You can read it here.