Archive for the 'SaaS' Category

SAP’s Cloud Approach

February 3, 2013
Written by Ameed Taylor

SAP outlines latest updates to its Business ByDesign Solution


Win Free Pass to CloudSlam 2011

April 11, 2011
Written by Ameed Taylor

Want to win a free pass to the Cloud Slam 2011 Cloud Computing conference?

What is this event?

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OnDemand Speed Links 16 February 2011

February 16, 2011
Written by Ameed Taylor

On Demand Speed Links 16 Feb 2010

Is the timing ripe for Cloud Computing Capacity Marketplaces?
The beta launch this week of SpotCloud; from Reuven Cohen’s firm Enomaly, is a first in terms of a company focusing on the trading of compute capacity. Although SpotCloud is first to market, I would expect many players in this space in the near future as smaller cloud providers will have to soon start maximizing utilzation and profitability to stay viable.

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Choose The Cloud

January 20, 2011
Written by Ameed Taylor

One of the issues that has held cloud computing back from even faster market adoption is a lack of understanding by rank and file business and consumer users of the benefits of moving to the cloud.

Spearheaded by Box.net, CEO’s of a number of prominent cloud vendors have banded together to talk about the benefits of the cloud with the; I Choose the Cloud, initiative. Other vendors who have joined include Xobni, SocialText, Zuora, Get Satisfaction and Freshbooks.

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Why Developers Hate Platform As A Service

January 5, 2011
Written by Ameed Taylor

Not being a pure software developer myself, I never quite understood why many developers do not like the current PAAS environments on the market.

Randy Hearn, a senior research analyst with Info-Tech Research Group; gives food for thought on how PAAS vendors can make their solutions more appealing to developers.

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Upcoming Cloud Computing Conferences

November 23, 2010
Written by Ameed Taylor

In a clear sign that Cloud Computing is moving rapidly up the technology adoption curve; there are numerous Cloud Computing conferences scheduled within the next 8 months.

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