News of Note—NetApp buys StackPointCloud for cloud native, Alibaba Cloud partners with VMware and more

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Alibaba Cloud said it would now offer VMware's hybrid cloud software stack on its cloud infrastructure. (Pixabay)

Here are the other stories we're following today:

> In a bid to boost its cloud-native ambitions, NetApp announced it was buying StackPointCloud, which is a provider of a Kubernetes-as-a-service platform. Container Journal article

> Alibaba Cloud said it would now offer VMware's hybrid cloud software stack on its cloud infrastructure. SDxCentral article

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