Microsoft buys startup to boost its cloud
Tuesday, April 11, 2017, 1:10 PM
Software giant Microsoft has bought startup Deis that specializes in containers -- a modern way to develop and deploy software. The deal is seen as a boost to Microsoft's cloud because software containers are termed as the new building blocks of cloud-based applications. "Deis gives developers the means to vastly improve application agility, efficiency and reliability through their Kubernetes container management technologies,"