From OpenShift Origin vs OpenStack – Red Hat OpenShift Blog:
OpenStack provides “Infrastructure-as-a-Service”, or “IaaS”….
The OpenShift hosted service provides “Platform-as-a-Service” or “PaaS”. It provides the necessary parts to quickly deploy and run a LAMP application:
- OpenStack = IaaS
- OpenShift = PaaS
Over at The Motley Fool, there is this article, The Big Losers in the Cloud Pricing Wars, that talks about recent price drops for services at Amazon and Google and how these price drops will affect the cloud computing business. (The Cloud Pricing Wars is very dramatic – I am not sure it is an all out battle at this point: we need more time to see if that becomes the case)
Anyone interested in cloud computing should check it out.