PaaS and Three Cruelties of Federal IT

A construction platform.

The MeriTalk “PaaS or Play” study says 70% of Federal agencies are considering PaaS, and 40% expect to be using it in the next three years. That’s great for PaaS, and great for OpenShift, my company’s PaaS… but it’s a little strange. We think of PaaS as something developers use, and very few of these […]

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Shame, Irony, and the Littoral Combat Ship.

A Navy team of computer hacking experts found some deficiencies when assigned to try to penetrate the network of the USS Freedom, the lead vessel in the $37 billion Littoral Combat Ship program, said the official, who spoke on condition of anonymity. – Reuters I have no particular love for the LCS program, but this […]

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