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Sun in the Clouds with Diamond

By John | February 16, 2008

Sun turns to Neil Diamond for Amazon utility ‘killer’

Now Sun wants to do something similar via Caroline.

The Register has uncovered a presentation from Sun distinguished engineer Bob Scheifler that details the new project. Apparently, Scheifler will unveil Caroline at the upcoming JavaOne conference in May (although, Sun may in fact provide the first peek at its annual Labs day in April).

Caroline sounds very much like Amazon’s EC2, although Sun seems to have some knobs that Amazon lacks.

Topics: amazon, cloud computing, sun | 1 Comment »

One Response to “Sun in the Clouds with Diamond”

  1. Businessweek Cloud Smackdown | John M Willis ESM Blog Says:
    April 10th, 2008 at 2:39 am

    [...] and SUN have not long offered clouds. IBM just announced their “Blue Cloud” last year. HP and SUN have announced but not delivered cloud [...]