bitnami News of 08/14/20
GitHub Launches New Tools For Teachers, Including Autograding
GitHub today announced two new features for GitHub Classroom , its set of tools for helping computer science teachers assign and evaluate coding exercises. The first of these is autograding, which does exactly what the name promises. Teachers ...
How Pivotal Got Bailed Out By Fellow Dell Family Member, VMware
When Dell acquired EMC in 2016 for $67 billion, it created a complicated consortium of interconnected organizations. Some, like VMware and Pivotal , operate as completely separate companies. They have their own boards of directors, can acquire ...
VMware Says It’S Looking To Acquire Pivotal
VMware today confirmed that it is in talks to acquire software development platform Pivotal Software , the service best known for commercializing the open-source Cloud Foundry platform. The proposed transaction would see VMware acquire all ...
GitHub Hires Former Bitnami Co-Founder Erica Brescia As COO
It’s been just over a year since Microsoft bought GitHub for $7.5 billion , but the company has grown in that time, and today it announced that it has hired former Bitnami COO and cofounder, Erica Brescia to be its COO. Brescia handled COO ...
VMware Acquires Bitnami To Deliver Packaged Applications Anywhere
VMware announced today that it’s acquiring Bitnami , the package application company that was a member of the Y Combinator Winter 2013 class. The companies didn’t share the purchase price. With Bitnami, the company can now deliver ...