Archive for the 'Social Business' Category

OnDemand Speed Links 21 April 2011

April 21, 2011
Written by Ameed Taylor

Amazon EC2 suffers significant outage on April 21
Amazon’s challenges with getting all services back online following an outage in its US-EastĀ  regionĀ  is already becoming a hot topic for debate in the Cloud Computing Industry.

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6 SXSW Social Business Startups To Watch

March 28, 2011
Written by Ameed Taylor

The recently concluded 2011 SXSW Interactive had no shortage of startups launching in the Social Business space. 6 of the firms that should make a splash after SXSW with their Social Business applications include:


SpeakerMeter records audience Social Media reactions and feedback for presenters. Originally designed for use by conference speakers the SpeakerMeter team envision usage by educators, managers and others who value real time graphical feedback for their presentations.

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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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