A slew of tech companies (major names include IBM, Cisco, EMC, Red Hat, and SAP) are giving...

|By:, SA News Editor

A slew of tech companies (major names include IBM, Cisco, EMC, Red Hat, and SAP) are giving their support to TOSCA, a new standard aimed at allowing enterprises to migrate cloud apps without being locked in to the solutions of a single vendor. As Julie Bort notes, market behemoths (I, II) Amazon (AMZN) and Microsoft (MSFT) are conspicuously absent from TOSCA's list of supporters, as is Google.