Tag Archives: Amazon

AWS Outage: let’s learn a lesson to improve all cloud industry!

It’s the second day of (partial) outage of AWS, see; was it so bad? if you look at the Service Health Dashboard it seems a little red in a green pasture! Well, for some perceived-mission-critical-services it has been a problem; … Continue reading

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Crowdsourcing the crystal bowl: what big news in the Seattle IT industry?

I do not have a crystal bowl, right? So it is fun to see when other smart guys meet and read theirs, at least from a statistical perspective something they say will come true! Read this article about the last … Continue reading

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Amazon Web Services: we had lots of excess capacity..

Real fun to read this interview to Werner Vogels – he puts in perspective that technology is not only central to tech companies, but can represent the success factor for other industries (retail for Amazon). Oh yeah. And that… their … Continue reading

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IP TV wars (can we switch off the cable?)

Yes, Apple will be on your TV, either now or soon enough.  This may not happen only if no one else is able to do a better integration job, among content device and UI before their dominance in digital content extends … Continue reading

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CLOUDWARE WARS

Tim O’Brien raises the level of the confrontation vs. Amazon in his interview with NetworkWorld’s Jon Brodkin. The discussion he makes between infrastructure-as-a-service and platform-as-a-service – PaaS is interesting and describes the scope of how Microsoft now positions its offering, … Continue reading

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SAP & AWS–partnership!

The new agreement between SAP and Amazon is super-interesting: all SAP apps are already running in the cloud! it is a very interesting alliance between two strategic SW vendors that did not have the full stack to encompass the cloud, … Continue reading

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Amazon brings the cloud to Europe

No, it is not another volcano ash cloud 🙂 Amazon cloud is expanding its reach in terms of availability, read. But what is Amazon effectiveness in selling in Europe, what sales force will they leverage?

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