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Nikita Ivanov01/21/13
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In-Memory Data Grids… Explained.

In-memory data grids are used throughout a wide spectrum of industries in applications as diverse as risk analytics, trading systems, bioinformatics, ecommerce or online gaming.

Eric Genesky01/21/13
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Details of December's Windows Azure Storage Disruption (US South)

Mike Neil, of the Windows Azure blog, recently published a detailed discussion of the recent Azure Storage disruption that affected 1.8%of the Windows Azure storage accounts.

Ben Kepes01/21/13
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On Cloud and Disruption

Recently at Box’s BoxWorks event, I had the good fortune to hear Clayton Christensen, author of such seminal innovation books as “The Innovator’s Dilemma,” present about disruption in technology generally.

Eric Genesky01/20/13
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Real Time Photo Moderation with Crowdflower Cloud Module

Parse recently partnered with CrowdFlower, "the world's largest crowdsourced workforce," in order to create a new module for RTFM - Real Time Foto Moderation.

Eric Genesky01/20/13
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Assign a Fixed IP to an AWS EC2 Instance

As described in my previous post the IP (and DNS) of your running EC2 AMI will change after a reboot of that instance. Of course this makes it very hard to make your applications on . . .

Eric Genesky01/19/13
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Optimizing Your GAE App

Google Engineer Johan Euphrosine published a slideshow of useful datastore and Google App Engine patterns and anti-patterns.

Eric Genesky01/19/13
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How to Enable PHP 5.4 on OpenShift

I was introduced to OpenShift at #MongoDBMunich last month and had to try it out. It looked very good to me and I hope to see this project evolve.

Brian Hitney01/18/13
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Scrubbing Userid in Windows Azure Mobile Services

Chris is part of the corp DPE team and has does an extensive amount of work with Windows Azure Mobile Services (WAMS) – including this session at //build, which was a great resource for getting started.

Kin Lane01/18/13
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The Evolution of My Technology Platform Over the Last 24 Years

I recently spent some time looking back, and trying to map out the last 24 years of my professional technology career--in hopes of helping me understand how far I've come.

Simon Metson01/18/13
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On Managing Applications on Cloudant

CouchDB has supported running applications out of the database since 2009, and the associated tools are in a reasonable state of maturity. Here are some of those useful tools.

Kris Geusebroek01/18/13
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Combining Neo4j and Hadoop

We will take you through the journey we took to implement a distributed way to create a Neo4J database. The idea is to use our Hadoop cluster for creating the underlying file structure of a Neo4J database.

Pascal Alma01/17/13
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Working with Amazon Web Services (EC2)

As posted before I attended to a technical handson AWS training last week. The subjects during these days were of course the standard EC2 and S3 services which I have used before.

Eric Genesky01/17/13
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Execute Bash Commands on Heroku Cloud

This tutorial will teach you how to execute bash Commands on Heroku Cloud for advanced setup or get PHP Zlib function

Cloud Hosting01/17/13
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Cloud Computing Predictions for 2013

Another spectacular year for the cloud computing industry comes to an end, and it is no surprise that stakeholders on both sides of the fence, from CIOs, IT Executives and Analysts to Cloud Network & Security Experts, are already talking on a wide range of topics on this hottest technology trend. The skeptics, while still blaming the Mayans, are chipping in their two cents as well.

Eric Genesky01/17/13
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Google: Calling All Coders

Today, Google announced a secure coding contest for it's cloud solution, Google App Engine.

Gordon Dickens01/16/13
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Rocket to the Cloud Fast with Roo

Since CloudFoundry is public, you may run into an issue deploying the application with . . .

Trevor Parsons01/16/13
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How Do I Know if My Heroku App is Slow

So you’ve written a nice new Heroku app and have tested it thoroughly - it seems really fast – yay!!!

Pascal Alma01/16/13
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Making Use of Amazon SNS

In my previous post I showed how to setup an Amazon SNS topic and subscription

Ben Kepes01/16/13
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Because Old School Retail is Dead - NetSuite Acquires Retail Anywhere

NetSuite’s acquisition of Point of Sale (POS) vendor Retail Anywhere creates a powerful offering that allows retail businesses to compete in the face of a challenging environment.

Bruno Terkaly01/15/13
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When to Choose Azure Storage or Azure SQL Database

Bruno Terkaly created a useful table for deciding on an Azure storage solution. One column has common questions, the other suggests a solution.

Pascal Alma01/15/13
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Setting Up the Amazon Simple Notification System

There are many use cases where you can use a service like this but I want to show how to use it to get notified when my EC2 server.

Eric Genesky01/15/13
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Deploying Linux VMs to Azure from VM Depot

You can currently add Linux Virtual Machines to Windows Azure via the Windows Azure Portal from base OS images of the following distributions: CentOS, SUSE and Ubuntu. But it is then up to you to install and configure any additional software you require.

Eric Genesky01/15/13
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The Cloudcast - The Enterprise Debate in 2013

Aaron and Brian give a brief “State of the Podcast” for 2013, and then discuss Enterprise Cloud Computing and some of the debates about how it is evolving.

Larry Franks01/15/13
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Cloudy Links from Pie in the Sky

Things are starting to pick up after the holidays; some good links for your weekend reading this week.

Eric Genesky01/14/13
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Deploying Oracle ADF Apps to the Oracle Cloud

Here's a 16-minute tutorial on how to deploy the sample Oracle ADF Summit Application from here on the Oracle cloud.