Posts Tagged ‘Amazon’

 

Amazon vs. IBM: Big Blue meets match in battle for the cloud

San Francisco The tech industry maxim that "no one ever got fired for buying IBM" is a testament to how Big Blue has been the gold standard in computing services for decades.

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Emc's Vipr Could Bite Amazon

EMC's recent moves, including its ViPR launch, put the company in a good spot.

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Alfresco Offers Open-source Management For Amazon's Cloud

Open-source enterprise content management vendor Alfresco has become the latest to sign on board with Amazon's cloud services.

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Netflix Restores Streaming Video After Christmas Outages

The company said its online streaming was affected by issues in Web services provided by Amazon in the U.S.

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Netflix Restores Streaming Video After Christmas Outages

The company said its online streaming was affected by issues in Web services provided by Amazon in the U.S.

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What Wall Street really thinks of Amazon

Some wonder about which long-term bets will actually pay off.

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Cloud computing showdown: Amazon vs. Rackspace vs. Microsoft vs. Google

It wouldn't be a mischaracterization to equate the cloud computing industry to the wild, wild west. There is such a variety of vendors gunning at one another and the industry is young enough that true winners and losers have not yet been determined.

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Amazon Announces 2 New Ec2 Instance Types: Cluster High Memory With 240gb Ram And High Storage With 48tb Hdd Space

At Amazon's re: Invent developer conference in Las Vegas today, the company's chief technology officer Werner Vogels just announced that the company is launching two new large instance types for its EC2 compute service.

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Cloud startup gets cues from Amazon, Google and OpenStack to drive private cloud

OpenStack startup Cloudscaling says that for true interoperability in a hybrid cloud, it's not enough to just have API compatibility between your private and public cloud. It really helps for the fundamental architecture of the two to be analogous.

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Bii Report: Here's How Amazon Is Creating A Huge Mobile Business

U.S. mobile commerce is exploding. Amazon , as a leading ecommerce site, is set to grab a big chunk of that. But when it comes to mobile, Amazon's ambitions are anything but limited to ecommerce.

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