Red Hat has launched a project to create an application programming interface that will let developers write applications for use across many kinds of clouds.
The Deltacloud project, introduced on Thursday, aims to provide a "cloud broker," according to Red Hat Chief Technology Officer Brian Stevens. It will provide drivers that map the API to external clouds such as Amazon's Elastic Compute 2 (EC2), as well as to internal virtual clouds.
"We want to foster an ecosystem of users, tools, and products for the cloud," Stevens told ZDNet UK. "Developers can write to a … Read more