Tag Archives: Amazon Web Services

OpenStack adoption (by Q1 2016)

For information on OpenStack provided earlier on this blog see: – Disaggregation in the next-generation datacenter and HP’s Moonshot approach for the upcoming HP CloudSystem “private cloud in-a-box” with the promised HP Cloud OS based on the 4 years old OpenStack … Continue reading

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Microsoft chairman: The transition to a subscription-based cloud business isn’t fast enough. Revamp the sales force for cloud-based selling.

See also my earlier posts: – John W. Thompson, Chairman of the Board of Microsoft: the least recognized person in the radical two-men shakeup of the uppermost leadership, ‘Experiencing the Cloud’, February 6, 2014 – Satya Nadella on “Digital Work and Life Experiences” supported … Continue reading

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DataStax: a fully distributed and highly secure transactional database platform that is “always on”

When an open-source database written in Java that runs primarily in production on Linux becomes THE solution for the cloud platform from Microsoft (i.e. Azure) in the fully distributed, highly secure and “always on” transactional database space then we should take a special note … Continue reading

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Scott Guthrie about changes under Nadella, the competition with Amazon, and what differentiates Microsoft’s cloud products

From The cloud, not Windows 10, is key to Microsoft’s growth [Fortune, Oct 1, 2014] about changes under Nadella: Well, I don’t know if I’d say there’s been a big change from that perspective. I mean, I think obviously we’ve been saying … Continue reading

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Imagination’s MIPS based wearable and IoT ecosystem is the alternative

… the technological alternative relative to what is given in the Wearables Trend and Supply Chain, Samsung Gear Fit as the state-of-the-art wristband wearable, i.e. the hybrid of a smartwatch and a fitness band, as a demonstration [‘Experiencing the Cloud’, … Continue reading

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Justin Rosenstein of Asana: Be happy in a project-oriented teamwork environment made free of e-mail based communication hassle

Get Organized: Using Asana in Business [PCMag YouTube channel, Febr 24, 2014] Tired of “work about work?” Some businesses are using Asana to streamline their communication and workflow. Here’s a bit about the tool and how it works Steven Sinofsky, … Continue reading

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Amazon Web Services not only achieved the clear and far dominant leader status in the Cloud Infrastructure as a Service (Cloud IaaS) market, but “the balance of new projects are going to AWS, not the other providers” – according to Gartner

According to the latest analysis by Gartner, Amazon Web Services (AWS) is: “overwhelmingly the dominant vendor” of the Cloud Infrastructure as a Service (Cloud IaaS) market a clear leader, with more than five times the compute capacity in use than … Continue reading

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