If you did have any doubts, recent events should have assuaged them, the division between the public and private cloud is here – and widening.
In what might seem to be the industry’s quickest act of consolidation and M&A in less than five years, almost all the originators of OpenStack and the early entrants are gone – snapped up by companies decades older and orders of magnitude larger.
Network giant Cisco gobbled Piston Cloud, whose brains and technology will be enrolled in Cisco’s OpenStack Private Cloud.
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By Gavin Clarke. #OpenStack and the bursts of buyouts.