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Deploying Private PaaS on CloudStack with Stackato

By Diane Mueller, May 24, 2012

Deploying and configuring private Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) on CloudStack with Stackato is almost as easy as downloading a Stackato micro cloud virtual machine (VM) to your desktop.

After my previous blog post in which I stepped thru deploying Stackato onto Amazon's EC2 -- an almost turn-key deployment, as there is a Stackato Private Image in the EC2 Catalog -- I wanted to see what the analogous proc

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ownCloud in the App Store: How to Stackato-ize a PHP cloud app

By Troy Topnik, May 18, 2012
ownCloud on Stackato

Don't get me wrong, I love Dropbox. They offer free storage, handy cross-platform sync clients, give out nice t-shirts at conferences, and have delivered a much needed service with a great user experience.

But a little while ago a friend of mine posted a plea to her Facebook feed which went something like this:

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Iron Foundry and Stackato for .NET apps

By Jeff Hobbs, May 15, 2012
Stackato 1.2 and Iron Foundry

We get asked occasionally about Stackato support for .NET. It's clearly an important enterprise application platform today, but there are some technical challenges to supporting it on a Linux-based PaaS system.

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ActiveState Partners with HP: Stackato 1.2 to run on HP Cloud Services

By Toph Whitmore, May 10, 2012

 

Release of new, more powerful Stackato Private PaaS Solution Coincides with HP Cloud Services Public Beta

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Can Private PaaS Save the Internet?

By Ingy döt Net, March 29, 2012

Decentralized Shiny Candy!

I've been using the Internet since the pre-browser times... circa the Gopher protocol. Admittedly, not the earliest of adopters, but still before at least one of my current coworkers was born. I've been active in writing and promoting Open Source since 2000.

Category: open source, stackato

Install a Stackato Micro Cloud in One Command

By Ingy döt Net, March 23, 2012
curl get.stackato.com/microcloud | bash

That's it. One small command line. Less than 40 characters. Half a line, if you will. :)

If you want to install, configure and start up the newly released Stackato 1.0 PaaS offering, on your own laptop, for free... just run the command above in a terminal. If you still have a few questions like:

  • What's Stackato?
  • Who is ActiveState?
  • What is PaaS?
  • Why do I care?

then Read On™!

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What’s New in Stackato 1.0

By Jeff Hobbs, February 29, 2012

Today's launch of Stackato—the application platform for creating a private PaaS—marks a milestone for ActiveState. Though it's an important day for the company, it's a far more important day for developers and enterprises looking to move to the cloud.

Stackato launches with a suite of innovative features, including a web-based management console, new app store, persistent file-system service, and New Relic performance-monitoring technology. Here's a closer look at a few of the things that make Stackato 1.0 great…

Category: announcements, stackato

Cloud Connect Wrap Up

By Diane Mueller, February 22, 2012

Private clouds get respect at Cloud Connect

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Whitepaper: USA Patriot Act and Data Privacy Concerns for the Cloud

By Sheila Rebellato, February 16, 2012

Whitepaper: US Patriot Act and Cloud Privacy ConcernsYour organization might be considering a move to the cloud. But before you make that leap, consider the implications that regulatory legislation like the US Patriot Act could have on the security of your private data.

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Latest ActiveState Stackato Release Extends PaaS support to OpenStack Ecosystem

By Diane Mueller, January 19, 2012

Stackato adds support for OpenStack, XenServer, KVM and More

The ever-expanding OpenStack ecosystem now has an enterprise-ready PaaS. Stackato, built on Cloud Foundry and hardened for the enterprise, now supports vSphere, Amazon/AMI, HP Cloud Services, OpenStack, Citrix XenServer, and KVM infrastructure models.

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