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IBM places billion dollar bet on BlueMix PaaS cloud

IBM believes it’s making a safe bet by opening its middleware stack to its SoftLayer Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS)  cloud. They’d better be. Big Blue’s putting a billion dollars on the table.

This combination, called BlueMix, also makes use of Cloud Foundry, an open-source PaaS. BlueMix’s goal is to “enable developers to rapidly build, deploy, and manage their cloud applications, while tapping a growing ecosystem of available services and runtime frameworks.”

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