Tag Archives: SAP

The War on PaaS

For over a year now, a large number of industry experts have been asking questions like “is PaaS becoming just a feature of IaaS?,” “is PaaS dying?,” “do you really need a PaaS?,” and “is PaaS dead?” This has raised great deal of passionate debate in Twitter-land and other social media outlets, although supporters of stand-alone PaaS solutions are mostly those who are employed by vendors of those solutions. Continue reading The War on PaaS

News: Knoa Delivers New End-User Experience Monitoring Solution for Virtualization, Cloud and SaaS

VMware continues to effectively position vSphere as the virtualization platform that has the features, performance and scalability required successfully virtualize tier 1 line of business applications like SAP, Oracle EBS, Oracle Siebel and the Microsoft suite of business applications. However, in many enterprises these applications are owned and supported by dedicated applications teams (and in the case of SAP – often times a “center of excellence”), that have historically had a great deal of influence and control of the capacity and the characteristics of the environment that these applications run in. Continue reading News: Knoa Delivers New End-User Experience Monitoring Solution for Virtualization, Cloud and SaaS