Archive | February, 2012

The 1st Tenet of Open Cloud: Open is About Control

The Fateful Crash I met with a large SaaS provider recently that had a hybrid cloud, with most of its infrastructure at Amazon but a rapidly growing portion in its own data center.  This SaaS provider used a hosted cloud management solution (cloud-management-as-a-service) which also happened to run at Amazon. This SaaS provider is now […]

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The 6th Tenet of Cloud Technology: Moore’s Law is Too Slow

There have been quite a number of articles recently discussing how Moore’s Law is going to advance cloud and mobile computing.  Most people marvel at how fast changes are coming and give credit to the continued pace of Moore’s Law.  However, Moore’s Law is just a marketing triumph and not an inherent property of the […]

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