Cloud Computing

Choose The Cloud

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 Read more…

By Ameed Taylor, ago
Cloud Computing

Why Developers Hate Platform As A Service

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.

By Ameed Taylor, ago
Americas

Upcoming Cloud Computing Conferences

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. Many of these conferences coincidentally overlap and there are now an equal number of conferences in Europe and Asia versus the USA. Some Read more…

By Ameed Taylor, ago
Cloud Computing

Structure 2010 Conference Kicks Off This Week

GigaOm’s Structure 2010 conference kicks off this week in San Francisco. Structure 2010 is spread over 2 full days and includes an impressive list of speakers and sessions in addition to a launchpad. OnDemandBeat Readers can receive a $300 discount off the conference fee with discount code http://structure2010.eventbrite.com/?discount=PRESS300

By Ameed Taylor, ago
Apple

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 Read more…

By Ameed Taylor, ago