The Google Cloud Node.js SDK by Stephen Sawchuk interacts with Google Cloud Storage API, in addition to Google Cloud Datastore, DNS, PubSub, and Engine APIs. Resources include example applications and authorization. To see the original Node.js source on GitHub, visit https://googlecloudplatform.github.io/gcloud-node/#/
As platform-as-a-service (PaaS) starts to gain traction in the enterprise, an opportunity to standardize on a common application development platform—both on-premises and in the cloud—is starting to present itself. Case in point is a new alliance between Microsoft and Apprenda under which Apprenda will deploy its PaaS environment on top of Microsoft Azure.
The Foundation Center, a leading provider of philanthropy data, analysis, and training, has just announced the launch of Foundation Stats, a brand new online tool that generates tables and charts from a vast collection of data about the U.S. foundation community. In addition, the Foundation Center has also provided a Foundation Stats API allowing developers programmatic access to the philanthropy data available at Foundation Stats.