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Gaurav Mantri02/14/13
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Revisiting Windows Azure Shared Access Signature

In this blog post, we’ll talk about Shared Access Signature (SAS) functionality in Windows Azure.

Eric Genesky02/14/13
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OpenShift: New Online Features

Mike McGrath recently announced another OpenShift release.

Eric Genesky02/14/13
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Reroute App Traffic with DNS Failover for Amazon Route 53

Amazon announced DNS Failover for Route 53. When activated, DNS Failover will monitor applications and, if an endpoint fails, will reroute traffic to a healthier endpoint.

Julien Danjou02/14/13
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Cloud Tools for Debian

Recently, I've worked on the cloud utilities that are provided as standard in Ubuntu, and I ported them to Debian. Let's see how that brings Debian to the cloud!

Mark Hinkle02/14/13
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Who to Follow in Open Source Cloud Computing

Here are some great social media outlets for those of you interested in open source cloud computing.

Andy Hawthorne02/13/13
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Deploying a Sinatra App to Heroku

Heroku is a cloud application platform that is designed to take the worry out of server administration.

Andy Hawthorne02/13/13
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Rails Hosting Options

I’ve been considering the options for hosting my new Ruby on Rails web app. What follows is some thoughts on those options.

Ben Kepes02/13/13
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Dropbox Matures Corporate Product

I’ve been a harsh critic of Dropbox in the past – mostly because I feel they lack maturity – both as a company and as a product . . .

Eugene Ivantsov02/13/13
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Deploy a Simple Spring App to CloudFoundry from Codenvy

Bored with you desktop IDE, tons of plugins and environment settings? Here's a video that shows an alternate solution. Coding in the cloud with Codenvy productive and joyous!

Ben Kepes02/12/13
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ComodIT - IT Automation as a Service

I’m always interested to speak with companies trying to build innovative solutions outside of the US.

Chris Haddad02/12/13
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Does Your PaaS Architecture Show a Paradigm Shift

PaaS empowers and enables both enterprise IT and shadow IT to accelerate agility and effectively respond to business demands. Do you agree?

Chris Haddad02/12/13
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PaaS Cartridges and Polyglot Programming

DevOp teams want PaaS service efficiency with customization flexibility. Rather than fit development teams into a one-size-fits-all platform box . . .

Jonas Gauffin02/12/13
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Two Complaints About Moving My Blog to Azure

I’ve moved this blog to Azure. Everything went really smooth. I must say that I’m impressed with the work that Microsoft has done. Well. Almost everything. I got two complaints.

Mark Hinkle02/11/13
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Cloud Evangelist Podcast

Sebastien Goasguen (his personal blog is really good) one of the Apache CloudStack committers was recently interviewed on Cloud Evangelist Podcast podcast about CloudStack.

Eric Genesky02/11/13
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Take 10 Minutes to Build an iOS App on Heroku

Here's a recent video (10 minutes) for Heroku users who are interested in developing iOS apps.

Eric Genesky02/11/13
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Codenvy: Create a Python App and Deploy it to OpenShift

Here's a 2-minute tutorial that shows you how to deploy a Python app to Heroku quickly using Codenvy.

Ben Kepes02/11/13
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Dell Boomi Announces New Milestones and Partnerships

Only days after the announcement that Dell was going to return to private ownership, Dell subsidiary Boomi has come out with some news about its integration platform

Eric Genesky02/10/13
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Security Vulnerability and Cloud Computing

Here's a podcast from HowStuffWorks.com that offers a high-level discussion of the potential security vulnerabilities that come with cloud-based solutions.

Chris Haddad02/10/13
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Gartner's SaaS Predictions for 2013

Robert Desisto recently posted Gartner’s 2013 Software as a Service predictions, and an IT professional asked me for my opinion.

Eric Genesky02/09/13
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How to Install OpenShift Enterprise

Grant Shipley, a PaaS Evangelist with OpenShift, recently published a tutorial focused on getting started with OpenShift Enterprise PaaS.

Brian Gracely02/09/13
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The Cloudcast: Enabling Business Through Mobility

Aaron and Brian talk with Brian Katz (@bmkatz) about the evolution of mobile apps for the Enterprise, including UI design, alignment between business and IT, security models and what to expect in 2013.

Brian Hitney02/08/13
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Using Azure to Build Back-End Services for Win8 Apps

Peter Laudati and Brian Hitney welcome fellow Developer Evangelist, Andrew Duthie to the show as they kick off their series on how to build back-end services for their Windows 8 apps using Windows Azure.

Matt Werner02/08/13
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Performance and Capacity in a Cloud

This presentation answers some questions relevant to testing professionals who are interested in learning about the shift to cloud based solutions.

Eric D. Schabell02/08/13
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OpenShift: Create an Instance Based on an Existing Project

The latest release of the OpenShift Origin project command line tooling gives us a powerful feature to shorten the steps it takes to setup, for example, the various projects demoed in my OpenShift Primer book.

Pascal Alma02/08/13
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Running Oracle XE on Amazon EC2

A few weeks ago it was this time again. For development of a certain Mule ESB flow I needed an Oracle database to test a JDBC Transport enhancement to . . .