Nodester Acquired By AppFog

Nodester, a developer of Node.js platform-as-a-service software, has been acquired by AppFog, a provider of platform-as-a-service (PaaS) software tools for the cloud computing market. Financial terms of the buy were not disclosed. Nodester's founder, Chris Matthieu, is based in Phoenix, Arizona. Nodester's PaaS helps developers writing Node.js web apps to deploy their apps in the cloud, across a number of providers.