10 Hot Open-Source Cloud Computing Plays

Into The Great Wide Open

As cloud computing, by many accounts, is poised to shake the very foundation of high-tech and IT, it's only fitting that the open-source community has taken notice, spawning a smattering of open-source tools, solutions, applications and platforms to make cloud computing in an open environment a reality. From the app development platforms based on open-source software to industry frameworks built around various open-source offerings, the industry is flush with options.

While this is by no stretch every open-source options with regards to the cloud, here are 10 stand outs. Come on in, this cloud is open.

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