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Bridging The Clouds

By John | June 30, 2008

Hmmmm… is this true?

Armijo says that several small cloud-computing firms including Elastra and Rightscale are already on board with 3Tera’s standards group.

Bridging The Clouds

Topics: 3tera, cloud computing, elastra, rightscale | 4 Comments »

4 Responses to “Bridging The Clouds”

  1. Stu Says:
    June 30th, 2008 at 2:39 pm

    I think either the reporter or Bert is getting ahead of themselves.

    Elastra has not spoken to 3Tera about this, and I think it’s still too early to go down this route, though it does make sense eventually.

  2. John Says:
    June 30th, 2008 at 2:43 pm

    That’s what I thought … However, I wasn’t sure what kind of voodoo happened last week at Structure08/Velocity.


  3. William Vambenepe’s blog » Blog Archive » Moving towards utility/cloud computing standards? Says:
    June 30th, 2008 at 11:20 pm

    [...] Forbes article (via John) channels 3Tera’s Bert Armijo’s call for standardization of utility computing. He calls [...]

  4. Michael Crandell Says:
    July 1st, 2008 at 1:53 am

    Ditto for us — sounds like a misunderstanding. The RightScale booth was next to theirs, and we have a friendly and open relationship, but that’s all at present.

    I do think standardization will occur, though perhaps through the market rather than a formal process.