RightScale Links With GigaSpaces

Santa Barbara-based RightScale, a venture backed provider of software for managing cloud computing and applications in Amazon's EC2 cloud computing services, said Tuesday that it has partnered with GigaSpaces Technology. According to the companies, they have integrated their two platforms. The integration means that GigaSpaces applications deployed on Amazon EC2 can be managed and monitored by RightScale's software. GigaSpaces software is used to scale out Java, .Net, and C++ based applications; RightScale's software is used for automating load balancing, management, and monitoring Amazon EC2 cloud computing instances. RightScale is venture backed by Benchmark Capital.