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The IBM Amazon Missing Link

Monday, December 17th, 2007

Is there a missing link between IBM and Amazon? Let me hold that thought for a few minutes. Over the past year, Amazon has been making some very subtle plays into a game that has been dominated by IBM. Amazon’s Web Services (AWS) provides online, extremely low cost storage (S3) as well as utility computing [...]

My Top 17 Favorite Posts of 2007

Saturday, December 15th, 2007

The first question is, “If you are the only person who laughs at your joke is it still funny?” If your answer is “No,” then I strongly advise you not to read this blog entry.

Cote’ Takes a Closer Look a Paglo – DaaS

Friday, December 7th, 2007

Paglo Briefing – Search over your IT Junk, and hosted/SaaS too DaaS = Discovery as a Service (You heard it here first!)

Putting the Einstein in the “E” of Enterprise

Friday, December 7th, 2007

Google: Rewriting the book on data centers Google’s success to its data center design and science. “Everything goes back to physics,” the former member of the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab told me. Google threw out the book on data centers and went back to basic heat transfer and electrical theory, he explained, eliminating [...]

What if I only had a hour to live?

Thursday, December 6th, 2007

I was flipping channels this evening in my hotel room and heard a very touching story about a man who wrote a short Xen like essay about all the things he would do if he had only one hour to live. By the way, he dies shortly after completing the essay. Then, I started thinking [...]

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