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.
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.
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.
Parse recently partnered with CrowdFlower, "the world's largest crowdsourced workforce," in order to create a new module for RTFM - Real Time Foto Moderation.
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 . . .
Google Engineer Johan Euphrosine published a slideshow of useful datastore and Google App Engine patterns and anti-patterns.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
This tutorial will teach you how to execute bash Commands on Heroku Cloud for advanced setup or get PHP Zlib function
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.
Today, Google announced a secure coding contest for it's cloud solution, Google App Engine.
Since CloudFoundry is public, you may run into an issue deploying the application with . . .
So you’ve written a nice new Heroku app and have tested it thoroughly - it seems really fast – yay!!!
In my previous post I showed how to setup an Amazon SNS topic and subscription
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 Terkaly created a useful table for deciding on an Azure storage solution. One column has common questions, the other suggests a solution.
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.
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.
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.
Things are starting to pick up after the holidays; some good links for your weekend reading this week.
Here's a 16-minute tutorial on how to deploy the sample Oracle ADF Summit Application from here on the Oracle cloud.