HashiCorp delivers Terraform 1.0 Milestone Release for Multi-Cloud Provisioning

 

HashiCorp®, a leader in multi-cloud infrastructure automation software, yesterday at HashiConf Europe announced the general availability of HashiCorp Terraform® 1.0. Terraform is the standard for multi-cloud provisioning and automation. This announcement also includes enhancements to HashiCorp Terraform Cloud, which offers provisioning automation as a service.

Terraform is downloaded tens of millions of times each year, has been downloaded more than 100 million times since its inception, and is supported by a growing ecosystem of 100 technology partners, and more than 1,000 providers and 5,000 modules in the Terraform Registry that are designed to more easily manage diverse pieces of cloud and on-premises infrastructure.

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Google launches preview of ‘integrated data cloud’ to help unify multicloud data

Google LLC is doubling down on big data at its inaugural Data Cloud Summit today with the launch of three new cloud services that it says will combine to create an “integrated data cloud” that spans multicloud environments, helping enterprises become more data-driven.

The new services include Dataplex for intelligent data management, Analytics Hub, which is meant to enable data access and sharing, and Datastream to enhance data replication across multicloud environments. Together, Google says, the new services can help to break down the age-old problem of data silos so companies can manage multicloud data, analyze it more easily and obtain insights in real time to improve their decision-making and innovation.

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GitLab Acquires UnReview to Expand its Open DevOps Platform with Machine Learning Capabilities

Acquisition takes first step in building GitLab’s Applied Machine Learning for DevOps

SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA — June 2, 2021 – Today GitLab Inc., the company that offers the single application for the DevOps lifecycle, announced it has acquired UnReview, a machine learning (ML) based solution for automatically identifying appropriate expert code reviewers and controlling review workloads and distribution of knowledge. This acquisition is expected to advance the user experience within GitLab’s Dev Section including Manage, Plan and Create stages by improving a user’s ability to perform impactful code reviews by using ML to recommend code reviewers based on their previous contributions to areas of code as well as current reviewer workload. With this, teams can increase their velocity, code quality and security.

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InMotion Hosting Delivers an On-Demand OpenStack Private Cloud that Deploys in Less Than an Hour

Supermicro and InMotion Hosting recently released a new case study describing how InMotion Hosting built an on-demand private cloud solution on Supermicro hardware. The high density and resulting cost efficiencies offered by Supermicro MicroBlade servers enabled the successful implementation of OpenStack as a Service concept for InMotion Hosting’s Flex Metal Cloud product.

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Cloud Security Alliance Announces CxO Trust Initiative to Elevate Cloud and Cybersecurity Knowledge Among Executives

Exclusive global community, publicly available research and education are features of program

The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining standards, certifications, and best practices to help ensure a secure cloud computing environment, today announced the CSA CxO Trust, a first-of-a-kind initiative that will bring together a community of C-suite executives to evolve cloud and cybersecurity understanding, knowledge, and needed solutions in response to enterprise challenges.

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Zero Carbon Committed Initiative to Drive Global Decarbonization Efforts

The Climate Decade is upon us. Our collective actions over the next 10 years will be critical in defining the future trajectory of our planet. With a renewed societal focus on sustainability and climate change over the past several years, it’s become increasingly clear we must drastically reduce our carbon emissions.

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Red Kubes announces to simplify the deployment of Otomi Container Platform with a single Helm chart

Red Kubes announced at KubeCon last week the soon release of the option to deploy Otomi Container Platform with a single Helm chart. This is marking a milestone for Red Kubes towards a much broader adoption of both the EE and the open-source CE version of the Otomi Container Platform on its mission to deliver a full-blown turn-key Kubernetes-based container platform solution.

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Confluent Launches Confluent for Kubernetes, the Fastest Path to Building a Private Cloud Apache Kafka Service for Data in Motion

Now, organizations can quickly set data in motion on their private infrastructure with the simplicity, elasticity, and reliability of cloud-native data systems

Confluent, Inc., the platform to set data in motion, today announced Confluent for Kubernetes, the first platform purpose-built to bring cloud-native capabilities to data streams in private infrastructures. To make it easier and faster to harness the value of data in motion across an entire organization, Confluent drew on its expertise managing thousands of Apache Kafka® clusters in Confluent Cloud to offer the same cloud-native experience for on-premises environments. These cloud-native capabilities are key to running modern data platforms and are now available wherever an organization’s applications and data reside. Within minutes, it’s now possible to build a private cloud Kafka service that powers applications that are increasingly critical to how organizations thrive.

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Cloud Native Computing Foundation’s Inclusive Naming Initiative Selected as Honorable Mention in the Software Category of Fast Company’s 2021 World Changing Ideas Awards

From a cleaner freight train to an automated beehive, a way to recycle fabric, and other bold, new technologies, the 5th annual awards honor the products, concepts, companies, policies, and designs that are pursuing innovation for the good of society and the planet.

The winners of Fast Company’s 2021 World Changing Ideas Awards were announced today, honoring the businesses, policies, projects, and concepts that are actively engaged and deeply committed to pursuing innovation when it comes to solving health and climate crises, social injustice, or economic inequality.

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