Vagrant Development Platform Comes to Ubuntu Cloud

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http://www.thevarguy.com – Canonical, which has been reaching out to developers through a variety of channels lately, threw yet another bone in their direction recently with the introduction of Vagrant cloud images. The move also brought Oracle‘s (NASDAQ: ORCL) VirtualBox platform into the lineup of Ubuntu cloud solutions, diversifying the technologies on which Canonical’s cloud strategy relies. Vagrant is a tool for creating virtual development environments, allowing programmers to test and tweak software as they write it. The platform began as an open source project three years ago and in November 2012 mor (IT news)