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OnDemand Speed Links 21 April 2011

Amazon EC2 suffers significant outage on April 21 Amazon’s challenges with getting all services back online following an outage in its US-East  region  is already becoming a hot topic for debate in the Cloud Computing Industry. Key differences between Social Business and Social Media Social Media Club readers have posted compelling feedback on Chris Heuer’s…

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OnDemand Speed Links 16 February 2011

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…

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OnDemand Speed Links 16 August 2010

Enterprise 2.0 Software Patents In a sign that Social Computing in the Enterprise is now going mainstream, Alexander Wolfe reviews 13 recent Enterprise 2.0 patent applications. CA Acquires Cloud Consulting Firm CA continues its acquisition strategy with the purchase of Silicon Valley based 4Base; one of the more established Cloud Consulting firms in the industry…

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OnDemand Speed Links 5 April 2010

Version 3 of the Cloud Computing Use Cases Published The Cloud Computing Use Case Discussion Group has published Version 3 of the Cloud Computing Use Cases Series. Version 3 of the Series focuses on Security in the Cloud China Is World’s Fastest Growing Software Market Gartner Report that outlines how China will remain the worlds…

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OnDemand Speed Links 23 February 2010

SAP Launches 12Sprints Beta SAP launches its Cloud Based Collaboration tool, months (and in some cases years) behind similar tools by IBM , 37 Signals and  a host of other cloud providers Cloud Computing Revenue Predictions Interesting article from Linda Leung that estimates revenue from Cloud Computing operations for a few major cloud providers The…

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OnDemand Speed Links 21 December 2009

E-Books in the Cloud Will the use of the cloud for storage of E-Books  lead to even greater adoption of cloud storage in the coming years? Enterprise 2.0 year in Review Dion Hincliffe posts an insightful review of Enterprise 2.0 in 2009. Practical SOA Applications Joe McKendrick has compiled 17 examples of SOA being put to…

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