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Eric Genesky02/28/13
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Heroku: Use Unicorn to Add Concurrency to Rails Apps

Over at the Heroku blog, the team published a tutorial for improving performance of Rails apps by using a concurrent server.

Peter Lawrey02/27/13
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Chronicle and the Micro-Cloud

There is an assumption that the only way to scale a system is to partition or have multiple copies.

Eric Genesky02/27/13
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Google Cloud Platform Case Studies

The companies featured are Rovio (of Angry Birds fame), GetAround, MAG Interactive, Nubbius, and RedBus.

Greg Ness02/27/13
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Hybrid Cloud Catches a Wave of Attention

It’s been a while since I flogged the hybrid cloud-computing model, but a number of recent blogs have brought it back up to the forefront, where it belongs, frankly.

Eric Genesky02/27/13
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Deploy OpenShift on Amazon EC2 with ComodIT

Here's a quick screencast that shows how to deploy and scale Openshift Origin PaaS on EC2.

Clint Edmonson02/26/13
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Windows Azure Mobile iOS Samples Available

These samples demonstrate common scenarios that developers will run into when using Mobile Services. All of these samples have been open sourced on GitHub and are available today.

Brian Gracely02/26/13
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Threat Protection vs. Threat Detection

Aaron and Brian Katz (@bmkatz) talk with Simon Crosby (@simoncrosby, Founder/CTO at Bromium) about the landscape of security threats on the Internet, recent high-profile hackings . . .

Markus Eisele02/26/13
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Prime-UI, JAX-RS with Jersey and Gson on Oracle Cloud

The Oracle Cloud is around everywhere these days. It had a rough start with Larry denying the need for a cloud for a very long time

Larry Franks02/25/13
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Pie in the Sky Cloud-Related Links

Every week, the Silver Lining blog releases a list of interesting links for readers interested in a variety of topics and technologies. These were from February 22.

Maarten Balliauw02/25/13
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Global Windows Azure Bootcamp on April 27th

On April 27th, 2013, you’ll have the ability to join a Windows Azure Bootcamp on a location close to you.

Roger Jennings02/25/13
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Windows Azure Armageddon

At 12:54 PM on 2/22/2013, I received the following DOWN Alert message from Pingdom for my OakLeaf Systems Azure Table Services Sample Project demo . . .

Jonas Gauffin02/25/13
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Azure Failed Me

Today I were going to search my blog (http://blog.gauffin.org) about how to do a (almost) a generic type constraint for enums. But instead I got this screen . . .

Eric Genesky02/24/13
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Introducing Amazon Redshift Data Warehouse Service

Here's a 3-minute introduction to Amazon RedShift, which works with analytics tools to provide a fully managed data warehouse service.

Jim O' Neil02/24/13
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Practical Azure: Caching

“I feel the need. The need for speed" sums ups the role of caching in distributed applications.

Tommy Patterson02/24/13
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App Controller for VM and Cloud Service Deployment

In this article, Yung Chou discusses and gives step by step answers on the self service model and role based security:

Greg Ness02/23/13
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Hybrid Cloud Will Change the (Business) World

We often speak about the virtues (and drawbacks) of the public cloud, as well as the functional requirements that spur building a private cloud.

Eric Genesky02/22/13
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New Support Packages for Google Cloud Platform

Yesterday, Google introduced a collection of support packages for services on Google Cloud Platform detailed herein.

Alen Komljen02/22/13
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More on Running WordPress on OpenShift

So here is second part of running WordPress on OpenShift article. As I said this post will show you how to install OpenShift CLI, how to create snapshots . . .

Greg Ness02/22/13
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Thinking Beyond Cloud Migration

Just as enterprises start to dabble in cloud migration (by merely migrating virtualized instances and sometimes services into public clouds), along comes the hybrid cloud meme . . .

Eric Genesky02/22/13
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Google App Engine offers Java 7 Runtime Support

Yesterday, Google announced App Engline Java 7 runtime as one of its 'experimental' features that is on its way towards wider availability.

Eugene Ivantsov02/21/13
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5 Reasons Why in 5 Years Desktop IDEs Will Be Dead

Yes, this is not a joke! In 5 years, all developers will code in the cloud. Not only will they code there, but also build, test, run, debug and deploy apps in the cloud. This is inevitable, although it does not seem obvious at the moment.

Greg Ness02/21/13
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I Have Seen the Beginning of the End of Cloud Migration. Have You?

An entire industry of cloud-related consultants and service professionals has grown up in a few short years, empowered by the complex and risky process of cloud migration . . .

Ben Kepes02/21/13
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Is Cloud a Revolution or an Evolution?

One of the reasons for setting up the CloudU program and certificate was a desire to scale the one-on-one work I do helping small and large businesses and the people that work . . .

Eric Genesky02/21/13
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Creating and Deploying to CloudFoundry in 1m30s

Here's a quick deployment to CloudFoundry.

Ben Forta02/20/13
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Creative Cloud App Updates

When we first discussed Adobe Creative Cloud, one of the benefits we touted was that the platform (and it's app subscription model) would make it possible . . .