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December 11, 2008  1:54 PM

Overheard – No LAMP in the cloud?



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Cloud computing, LAMP

alex_iskold.jpg This generation of web services got their start from LAMP - a stack of simple, yet powerful technologies that...

December 11, 2008  1:09 PM

Overheard – All we are saying…is give clouds a chance



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Cloud computing, LAMP, Technology

kyle_rankin.jpg If you can increase your capacity simply by adding another twenty nodes to your infrastructure (such as with...


December 10, 2008  4:44 PM

Overheard – Key to cloud is an old-fashioned SLA



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Cloud computing, Service Level Agreement, Technology

cloud_dollars-sm1.jpg "Cloud computing" is an apt name for a technology that is many things to many people. Although...


December 9, 2008  11:23 PM

Overheard – A hybrid cloud is not a cloudburst



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Cloud computing, hybrid application hosting, Jeff Barr, Technology

jeff-barr.jpg Cloudbursting is an application hosting model which combines existing corporate infrastructure with new,...


December 3, 2008  1:42 PM

Overheard – Virtual port technology provides user with reliable wired-like experience



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Technology, virtual port, Virtualization

radio-wave.jpg With the introduction of virtual port technology, the common pooled resources of virtual...


November 26, 2008  3:53 PM

Overheard – Frank Gillett’s cloud computing reality check



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Cloud computing, IaaS, PaaS, SaaS

Forrester's Frank Gillett talks with Beet.tv about “cloudwashing.”  He does a nice job breaking down where the future might lie for cloud computing and unlike a lot of other pundits, Frank seems to have his feet on the ground (and not in the clouds).  Don't miss this...


November 25, 2008  12:34 AM

Overheard: Future of clouds remain hazy without standards



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Cloud computing, standards

benjamin_ellis.jpg It is clear that without standards of one kind or another (de-facto or from a recognised body), there...


November 12, 2008  12:43 PM

Overheard: The future of SaaS is in appliances?



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Technology, virtual appliance, Virtualization

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November 11, 2008  7:33 PM

Overheard: A virtual appliance isn’t something you buy on Second Life



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Technology, virtual appliance, virtual machine, Virtualization

josh_suereth.jpg So what is a virtual appliance? A virtual appliance is a virtual machine that can be distributed (like any...


November 5, 2008  8:33 PM

Overheard: Dell employees to take mandatory unpaid vacation



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Cloud computing, Dell, layoffs, Technology

cubes-tim-the-it-guy.jpg Skimping on five days of payroll may temporarily give the company's bank account a fillip,...


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