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Amazon glitch brings down Instagram, Vine and Netflix

A glitch at one of Amazon's data centres brought a number of Web services grinding to a halt last night.

By August 26, 2013


Box.net wants a developer army 100K strong

The cloud-based file-sharing and storage startup adds a new fund and partner network to its arsenal in its Microsoft attack.

By November 17, 2011


Microsoft readies Bing Fund angel investment incubator

Software giant is poised to launch a new startup/accelerator incubation effort designed to bring innovation to the company's Online Services Division.

By July 8, 2012


Amazon Web Services recovers from partial outage

Parts of Amazon Web Services were hit by an outage in a North Virginia data center, with many popular Web sites clocking off the Web for the evening.

By June 15, 2012


Amazon restoring AWS, but slowly for some

Most customers should have East Coast problems with Amazon Web Services resolved today, but a few will have to wait longer for backup data to be restored.

By April 22, 2011


Does cloud computing need LAMP?

An article asking who will first offer a LAMP platform as a service offering raises an even more fundamental question: does cloud computing even need the LAMP stack?

By May 23, 2010


Amazon cloud outage impacts Reddit, Airbnb, Flipboard

Amazon Web Services is experiencing problems in the East Coast region, which in turn is hurting many Web sites. A spokesperson refutes claims that Anonymous caused the outage, saying no attack took place on Amazon's cloud.

By October 22, 2012


'Go to' clouds of the future, part 2

If Microsoft and Google are best positioned to take advantage of the integrated cloud for business opportunity (aka "one-stop" cloud), who are challengers most able to take a leadership position?

By January 6, 2011


The rise of the cloud platform

The platform style of cloud computing appears to not only be on the rise, but is even taking over from more basic infrastructure.

By December 2, 2009


Practice overtaking theory in cloud computing

The practice of using cloud computing to solve real development, deployment, and operations problems is generating more buzz than the vision and theory.

By November 30, 2009