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Transforming Business Transformation with Cloud and Agile Architecture

November 22, 2013

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Transforming Business Transformation with Cloud and Agile Architecture I had the distinct pleasure of attending Amazon Web Services’ re:Invent conference last week. AWS and 9,000 of their devoted followers, all drinking from the Amazon Cloud firehose. And while this heavily technical (and almost entirely male) crowd found Kinesis, WorkSpaces, and the new Postgres support to […]

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How hybrid cloud is transforming IT: An interview with Mike Maples, Jr.

August 19, 2013

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How hybrid cloud is transforming IT: An interview with Mike Maples, Jr. Dylan Tweney/VentureBeat Mike Maples, managing partner of the Floodgate Fund. August 19, 2013 10:05 AM You might like the flexibility of Amazon Web Services or Rackspace, but not quite trust the cloud to keep your critical applications safe, available, and responsive. What’s a […]

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VMware’s cloud will be priced at a “premium” over AWS’s, CEO Gelsinger says

August 17, 2013

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VMware’s cloud will be priced at a “premium” over AWS’s, CEO Gelsinger says Much anticipation surrounds VMware’s launch into the public cloud marketplace with its vCloud Hybrid Service and one of the biggest questions is how it will compete with Amazon Web Services’s offerings. AWS, Microsoft and Google seem to be battling it out in […]

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AWS is the McDonald’s of the cloud. Who’s the Burger King?

May 17, 2013

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AWS is the McDonald’s of the cloud. Who’s the Burger King? It’s easy to characterize the cloud computing market as being Amazon Web Services’ to lose, but that doesn’t tell the whole story. McDonald’s dominates the fast food world, but life isn’t exactly bad for its dozens of competitors. It’s 2013, and yet two big […]

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