Data, Cloud, Application Development, Cloud, Application Development, Cloud, Application Development
July 10, 2008
Single purpose API
Moving to expand the reach of its API footprint in the cloud, IBM today announced the availability of an open beta for BlueMix. BlueMix is a platform-as-a-service (PaaS) offering that is based on the Cloud Foundry framework that IBM decided to support last year. IBM also announced the acquisition of Cloudant, a provider of a NoSQL database-as-a-service (DBaaS) platform.
DataMotion launches an API program that gives developers access to security technologies such as encryption without having to reinvent the wheel.
No matter how good the underlying business logic might be; if the end UX is cumbersome the usage of the application naturally starts to drop off.