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April 2008 Review Post

Tuesday, May 6th, 2008

The end of April has been a little crazy with me traveling to Japan, Australia, and Poland all in three weeks. However my “No Country for Old IT Guys” thread has been getting quite a bit of activity. The month started with my first Cloud Café Podcast featuring James Urquhart of Cassatt and later in [...]

Are Clouds for Real?

Thursday, April 24th, 2008

Duh… Looks like Benchmark Capital thinks so and they have a pretty good track record.  Rightscale announced today they have secured $4.5 million in first round funding from Benchmark Capital.  I have been thoroughly impressed with what Rigthscale has done as a provider of “Cloud” services.  They build on top of Amazon’s Web Services to [...]