"We have listened closely to our customers' requirements. Increasingly, they include the need to innovate with new apps and services on the Java platform, extend existing Java apps and migrate them to a cloud application platform," said
Java is the most popular programming language for corporate application development and was listed as the No. 1 language choice for cloud app developers, according to the
"Being able to build, deploy and manage Java apps on Engine Yard will open a lot of new opportunities for us," said
Engine Yard support for Java will give developers the ability to deploy apps on an Engine Yard curated stack with an Ubuntu Linux distribution optimized for running Java. It will feature a variety of capabilities, enabling users to:
•Gain end-to-end visibility into platform operations and capacity, conduct "production-like" testing, and track environment changes; •Take advantage of faster deployment and enhanced fault tolerance and disaster recovery via groups of load balancers, application and database servers; and •Intuitively manage environments and deploy Java applications with a powerful, new Angular.js and Node.js user interface, or incorporate into an automated workflow using a scriptable command-line interface.
Customers can sign up for early access to run Java apps on Engine Yard, which will be available within 30 days. For more information, please visit www.engineyard.com/java.
Engine Yard supports multiple IaaS providers, so customers can choose the best infrastructure for their applications. Engine Yard has partnered with AWS, Verizon Terremark, and Windows Azure and is working with Oracle to enable customers to deploy applications on Oracle Cloud when it becomes generally available.
Engine Yard is doing a demonstration of its Platform as a Service using the new Oracle Cloud at Oracle OpenWorld during the General Session on
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