- 117GB of working memory? You must be joking!Posted 139 days ago
Must Avoid Errors for cloud users – I
There is no doubting the fact that cloud computing has made enormous difference to the bottom lines of many companies, at the same time there are a few major and minor errors that are commonly made. Knowing...
- Posted 168 days ago
Read the Oracle fine print with care
An official Oracle document, available originally at http://www.oracle.com/us/corporate/contracts/cloud-hosting-delivery-policies-1881437.pdf (the document seems to have been removed now), laid down the terms of service and contractual obligations for customers of its cloud services. Based on what the blog world is...
- Posted 184 days ago
Two warning flags
Falling Prices only a temporary phenomenon? We have been discussing the price wars in the cloud industry in this blog and now there is a warning on it as well. Several writers have said that this price...
- Posted 189 days ago
Some good and bad news about cloud security
Depending on how you perceive security in the cloud and how you are affected, this post has both good news and bad. The bad news is that researchers have demonstrated that it is possible for one software...
- Posted 222 days ago
Hurricane Sandy – can data centers prove themselves?
As Hurricane Sandy approached the East coast, data centers all over the area from Boston to Florida and elsewhere went into preparation mode to handle any eventuality. While the results of how well they withstood the hurricane...
- Posted 232 days ago
SOA shows the way to better cloud applications
With the Cloud taking on increasingly more mission critical roles, it is essential that the entire structure of your application in the cloud be based on sound principles and best practices of computer science. While many business...
- Posted 268 days ago
Make it easy for your company to adopt cloud computing
If you wish that your industry adopted the cloud faster than it is doing now, then it is possibly due to the decision makers in your company not having confidence in the technology or are simply reluctant...
- Posted 272 days ago
Alert software programs monitor your cloud applications
North Carolina State University has provided research findings that show clouds can have monitoring software that constantly checks the health of your application and initiates recovery actions. In many cases, applications had bugs that emerged under some...
- Posted 277 days ago
Taxes on Cloud services
There is some work going on in Massachusetts to define what really constitutes cloud computing and to figure out what part of the service ought to be taxed and which can be exempted. This is not a...
- Posted 296 days ago
Some technical points to include in your SLAs
While by now most cloud users understand the importance of a well negotiated and enforceable service level agreement, there are some issues about what should go inside the document itself. Yes, issues about up time and damages...
- Posted 300 days ago