Tibco will help Colt's client deploy apps across both physical and virtual infrastructures.
"Software firm Tibco entered the cloud and grid computing space through the acquisition of DataSynapse in 2009," writes Computer Business Review's Steve Evans. "Using that technology it will be providing Colt with enhanced Platform as a Service (PaaS) and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) offerings."
"Colt will be rolling out the new services during 2010, with introductory services available to beta customers ahead of a more general release during Q2," Evans writes. "Tibcob .s rivals include IBM, Oracle and SAP, while Colt competes against the likes of BT, Cable & Wireless and Deutsche Telecom."
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