Ranting about the Cloud is alot more fun than doing real work.
I'm amazed that companies still base their businesses on open source software they neither own nor contribute to.
Elastra, which provides a scalable database that's stored on Amazon's Web Services, has raised $12 million in series B funding from investors, including Amazon.
The hype cycle is picking up speed, just like it did for utility computing a few years ago. But new tech, notably virtualization, is giving cloud computing more shape.
Web apps that make businesses run faster and better are the name of the game at the Under the Radar conference in Mountain View, Calif. Meet four virtual operating systems that boost workers' speed.
Leaked late last week, the Open Cloud Manifesto has been a highly controversial document among cloud industry participants. The document and its signatory list are now officially public.
Oracle-compatible database can be "rented" by using Amazon.com's Web services infrastructure.
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