The Simple Cloud API is an example of Microsoft’s continued investment in the openness and interoperability of its platform. Doug Hauger, General Manager, Microsoft Cloud Infrastructure Services Product Management Group
The Simple Cloud API brings cloud technologies to PHP and the PHPilosophy to the cloud, starting with common interfaces for four cloud application services:
You can start writing scalable, highly available, and resilient cloud applications that are portable across all major cloud vendors today.
Zend has invited the open source community and software vendors of all sizes to participate. IBM, Microsoft, Rackspace, Nirvanix, and GoGrid have already joined the project as contributors.
Welcome to a simpler cloud!