Category Archives: Cloud

Best little diagram to illustrate different flavours of Cloud Computing.

Stumbled across this little diagram today illustrating the basic differences between the three main flavours of Cloud Computing: IaaS – Infrastructure as a Service PaaS – Platform as a Service SaaS – Software as a Service

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Microsoft and Oracle join forces in Cloud… threatened by Amazon Web Services much?

Interesting announcement on Monday…https://blogs.oracle.com/cloud/entry/oracle_and_microsoft_join_forces   http://www.computerweekly.com/news/2240186800/Oracle-offers-enterprise-software-on-Azure-and-Hyper-V  http://searchoracle.techtarget.com/news/2240186788/Diving-into-the-Oracle-Microsoft-cloud-computing-deal   Looks like Microsoft and Oracle have maybe woken up and realised that Amazon Web Services platform is a real threat…  http://www.businessinsider.com/morgan-stanley-predicts-more-aws-dominance-2013-5   http://blogs.barrons.com/techtraderdaily/2013/05/29/amazons-web-services-threatens-almost-all-it-says-morgan-stanley/

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The all new Microsoft Azure looks amazing!

http://www.meetwindowsazure.com/Conversations http://www.windowsazure.com/en-us/

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Computer Weekly very focused on cloud tech this week…

Energy firm scales IT through AWS Government invites bids for G-Cloud Government Cloud aims to change outrageously expensive public sector CIA Tech Chief says cloud is more secure Want to start focusing on your app more than the infrastructure? If … Continue reading

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Can’t get iOS to download…

Grrrr…. Managed to get iPad updated this morning. Still got phone to do. Not one app update or firmware update actually managed to complete tonight cos Apple’s servers are so busy… Apple’s web guys clearly haven’t come across the concepts … Continue reading

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Microsoft ‘gets serious’ with Windows Phone 7 tools

  ‘KIN ‘ell, we’re back! Microsoft has released final beta tools for building Windows Phone 7 applications and said it’s time to get serious ahead of this October’s launch.… Microsoft ‘gets serious’ with Windows Phone 7 tools

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Windows Phone 7 Embraces the Microsoft Cloud

  Microsoft this morning shared additional details of its upcoming new mobile platform, Windows Phone 7, focusing on service and entertainment connectivity. As part of the keynote address during the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference in Washington, D.C. Andy Lees, senior … Continue reading

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Microsoft SQL Services is now Microsoft SQL Azure

  Microsoft is updating the branding for SQL Services and SQL Data Services. Effective immediately, SQL Services will be called Microsoft SQL Azure, and SQL Data Services will be Microsoft SQL Azure Database. This name change doesn’t reflect a change … Continue reading

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MIX09 Sessions

  Mike Swanson hizo una excelente compilación de lagunas sesiones del MIX09, claro esta que aun pueden ir a la Pagina donde están todos los videos del MIX09, pero esto les ahorrara mucho trabajo. KEY01 Day One Keynote (Bill Buxton, … Continue reading

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Microsoft Online Services Available Worldwide

  Furthering its commitment to deliver communications and collaboration software as enterprise-class services, today at CeBIT 2009 Microsoft announced that the Business Productivity Online Suite, part of Microsoft Online Services, is now available for trial to businesses of all sizes … Continue reading

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